Hispanic heritage

Hispanic Heritage

Over 57 million Americans -- almost 18% of the population -- claim Hispanic ancestry. This reading set celebrates the rich and vibrant heritage of this group. There are fiction and nonfiction passages, and one is certain to be of interest to your student.

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(3) Passages included in this Reading Set:

1/3 Passages in this Set

Cielito Lindo

by Traditional

Presented here in both Spanish and English, this tra...

216 Words, 6th-8th Grades, Context Clues, Figurative Language
2/3 Passages in this Set

Primary Source: Opening of the Panama Canal

from The Times-Picayune, August 16, 1914

The impact of the Panama Canal on world transportati...

679 Words, 9th-12th Grades, Context Clues, Point of View, Summary
3/3 Passages in this Set

The Secret Box

by Elizabeth Trach

Juanita loves to play in the attic, but one day she ...

404 Words, 2nd-3rd Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, Summary