The film, "Real Women Have Curves" is a comedic drama that takes place in East Los Angeles and stars America Ferrera who is trying to figure out whether she should follow her dream of getting a college education or continue on with the family business. The dialogue in the film is ¾ English and ¼ Spanish with superb examples of Hispanic culture in the United States.
This guide for the movie includes excellent and current information about topics such as Hispanic-owned businesses, Hispanic families, Spanglish, maquiladoras, the education of Hispanics in the U.S., and more! Also included in the guide are crossword puzzles, song activities, presentation activities about famous Hispanics, writing & listening activities, a true/false quiz, journal writing prompts, and more!
Reproducible, 8½" X 11", 54 pages.