Learn why French is spoken in Louisiana. This video traces the deportation of the Acadians from Canada in 1755 to the Southern United States and shows the Cajun culture as it exists today in Louisiana. Hear Cajun music and first-hand accounts of how Cajun culture is kept alive through music and food. The accompanying activity sheets are filled with viewing activities, exercises, suggestions for projects and web links. Accompanying workbook written in English.
DVD Color 25 mins.
Audio:Available in English or French. The French version includes a combination of French narration and some English with French subtitles.