Viva Cuba is a fun, lively movie about two little Cuban kids who are best friends and decide to run away when one of the children's (Malu) mother tells here that she is taking her away from Cuba to live in another country.
This activity guide includes vocabulary lists, crossword puzzles, comprehension questions, a movie critique writing activity, a quiz, song activities, journal writing prompts, a mini Cuba unit, and more!
In addition to the beautiful images of Cuba and the Cuban dialect that exist throughout the film, cultural elements such as opinions about the government and typical school uniforms and conduct are seen. This activity packet includes extension activities that are excellent for introducing topics such as Operacion Pedro Pan, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the cultural impact of Cubans on the United States.
Reproducible, 8½" x 11", 66 pgs.