Welcome to Peru! In this program, students will travel to the capital city of Lima. While there, they will watch some surfers in action, shop at the craftsmen's market and witness traditional dances representing the three geographic regions of the country. Throughout the program, students will learn about some of the cultural traditions, history, climate and politics of Peru, in addition to learning how to make ceviche -- raw fish marinated in lime juice. Yum! Before this journey ends, students will see the presidential palace and discover the different animal wildlife found in Peru on a visit to the Lima Zoo. Students will learn about the country's history, political system, currency, language, religion and climate, as well as visit a few of the most famous sites and sample delicious foods.They’ll also learn about each country's unique contribution to our global village called Earth. This series is perfect for elementary and middle school students.
DVD 2007 English or Spanish Color 13 mins.