Elementary Resources: Teach the Andes

Title: Volume 3: Latin American History and Culture through Museums
Authors: Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) K-12 Outreach Program
Overview: This resource encourages and facilitates K-12 eductor's use of museums in New York City to include Latin American history and culture in the classroom. Museums featured in the guide include the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum, the Hispanic Society, the Museum of Modern Art, and El Museo del Barrio.

http://ilas.columbia.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/ILAS_museum_guide-1.pdf


Title: National Geographic: The Amazon
Authors: National Geographic
Overview: This resource library contains more than 100 articles related to the Amazon and its economy, environment, society, and history.

https://www.nationalgeographic.org/search/education/?q=Amazon


Title: Ask an Amazon Expert: Why We Can't Afford to Lose the Rain Forest
Authors: National Geographic
Overview: Biodiversity expert and explorer Dr. Thomas Lovejoy discusses the state of the Amazon and why conversation matters.

http://www.nationalgeographic.org/news/ask-amazon-expert-why-we-cant-afford-lose-rain-forest/




 

 

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