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A Comparison of Holidays: Ramadan, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa Melanie Bertrand Philips Elementary
Alma Flor Ada: An Author Study Deborah Francis Grant Ranch Elementary
Alma Flor Ada: Latina Author Tania Hogan Goldrick Elementary
American Indian Mascots: Hype, Insult, or Ignorance Darius Smith Alma Project Curriculum Development Specialist
American Indian Storytelling: A Tradition Denise Engstrom ECE Specialist
Americans Move West: The Santa Fe Trail Leni Arnett Denver School of the Arts
An Introduction to the Navajo Culture Conchita Domenech West High School
Aztec Folk Literature - Two Legends and a Folktale Nina Daugherty Centennial Elementary
Beyond the Glass Slipper: Cinderella Stories from Around the World Kathy Hoops Goldrick Elementary
Biographies of Famous Hispanics/Latinos/Chicanos Kristina Riley Cheltenham Elementary
California Missions Irene Hernandez Denver School of the Arts
Carmen Lomas Garza: Chicana Author and Illustrator Deborah Francis Grant Ranch Elementary
Celebration of Mexicanos through Music, Ron Ingle II & Kaiser Elementary
Changing Borders and Flags Pat Dubrava Keuning Denver School of the Arts
Chicano Identity in the Poetry of Lorna Dee Cervantes and Ramon Del Castillo Lisa Simms Horace Mann Middle School
Chinese New Year: an Explosion of Culture and Celebration (Grades 3–5) Cindy Kraybill Bromwell Elementary
Cinco de Mayo - A Historical Celebration Astid Parr Swansea Elementary
Coming of Age Richard Bock West High School
Conquerors and Victims: An Exploration of Race, Identity, and Advocacy through Latino History Arthur L. Campa, Ph.D., Ellen J. Campa, and Steve Garner Metro State College and Polyglot, Inc.
Curanderismo: Healing Lu Liñan West High School
Dance & Art Dan Vallescas Alma Curriculum Development Specialist
Denver March Powwow Denise Engstrom ECE Specialist
Dia de Los Muertos Shanna Birkholz Gilpin Elementary
Diego Rivera Jessica Schiefelbein Doull Elementary School
Easter/Spring Celebration Debbie Frances Kaiser Elementary
El Dia de los Muertos Pat Hurrieta Cheltenham Elementary
Essential Values Woven Through Hispanic Literature Virginia Coors Florence Crittendon School
Everyone Has a Tale Amanda Dibbern Lake Middle School
Exploring Literary Genre Through Latin American Literature Flor Amaro Cheltenham Elementary
Exploring Northeast Native Americans: The Iroquois Denise Engstrom Early Childhood Education Specialist
Faith Ringgold Jessica Schiefelbein University Park Elementary
Families.....A Celebration Cleo McElliot Kaiser Elementary
Families.....A Celebration (Revised by Trudy Eret) Cleo McElliot Whiteman Elementary
Fiesta Mexicana: A Summer Latin Dance Experience Stephanie A. Herrera DPS Latin Dance Coordinator
Four Seasons, Four Genres (Based on Exploring Literary Genre Through Latin American Literature by Flor Amaro) Trudy Eret Retired DPS Teacher
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado Sharon Robinett McGlone Elementary
From Corn to Tortillas Debbie Frances Kaiser Elementary
Good Intentions, Misunderstanding, Betrayal: A study of the first encounters between Native Americans and Pilgrims Sara Hensen Goldrick Elementary
Haiky and Beyond: A Study of Japanese Literature Sandy Stokely Ellis Elementary
Heart of Aztlán Study Guide Irene Hernandez Denver School of the Arts
Heralding Our Heroes Times Hilary Garnsey Montclair Elementary
Hispanic Literature Flor Amaro Cheltenham Elementary
In Memory of Sand Creek Suzi Bowman Brown Elementary
Infinite Skies: Bessie Coleman, Mae Jemison, and Ellen Ochoa Barbara Williams Maxwell Elementary
Jan Romero Stevens: 1953-2000 Deborah Francis Grant Ranch Elementary
Kung-hsi Fa-ts’ ai! A Chinese New Year Celebration for Primary Grades Cindy Kraybill Bromwell Elementary
La Mariposa/The Butterfl y Debbie Frances Kaiser Elementary
Latina Women Leigh Heister Knapp Elementary
Latino Legacy: A Community Oral History Project Heidi Hursh West High School
Latinos in War: The American Military Experience Kathleen Stone West High School
Lessons in Courage: Maritin Luther King, Rosa Parks and Ruby Bridges Barbara J. Williams Maxwell Elementary
Mayan Mathematics and Architecture Julie Murgel Lake Middle School
Mercado - Trading at the Marketplace Sandra Miller Samuels Elementary
Mother Culture of Mexico: The Olmecs Dan Villescas Lake Middle School
Mother Culture of Mexico: The Olmecs (Revised by Loyola Martinez) Dan Villescas Del Pueblo
Music of the Aldean Altiplano Deborah Hanley Knapp Elementary
Music of the Tex-Mex Border Region Ronald Ingle II Smith Elementary
Our Stories, Our Families, Our Culture Joanna Vincenti Florence Crittendon School
Pat Mora: An Author Study Deborah Francis Grant Ranch Elementary
Pepper, Pepper, Plants! Sandy Miller Samuels Elementary
Piñatas! Kristina Riley Cheltenham Elementary
Plants/Las Plantas Cleo McElliot Kaiser Elementary
Santos and Santeros Charlene Meives Rishel Middle School
Saving the Rain Forest Adria Padilla-Chavez Smith Elementary
Science of the People Dorotha Hogue Florence Crittendon School
Shaping the Law of the Land: Hispanics in the Colorado Legislature Steve Garner Polyglot, Inc.
Spanish Exploration of Colorado Linda Weiss Schenck Elementary
Spanish Missions in Florida, Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona Jerrilynn Pepper Bryant-Webster Elementary
Spanish Settlement and Hispanic History of Denver and Colorado Frances Mora Schenck Elementary
Study Guide for Among the Volcanoes by Omar S. Casta–eda Stella Garcia Baca Lake Middle School
Study Guide for Walking Stars Stella Garcia Baca Lake Middle School
Thanksgiving - An American Tradition Denise Engstrom ECE Specialist
The Art of Tony Ortega, Contemporary Chicano Artist Cynthia Beneduce Knapp Elementary
The Clash of Culures: Moctezuma Hosts Cortes Sallie Baker Denver School of the Arts
The Conquest of the Aztec Civilization Dan Villescas Alma Project Curriculum Specialist
The Cowboys/Vaqueros Deborah Francis Grant Ranch Elementary
The Desert Debbie Frances Kaiser Elementary
The Impact of the Mexican Revolution on the United States Steven Garner West High School
The Importance of Music in the Life of the Aztec People Susanna DeLeon Smedley Elementary
The Importance of Music in the Life of the Aztec People (Revised by Loyola Martinez) Susanna DeLeon Retired DPS Teacher
The Mexican American War Dan Villescas Alma Project Curriculum Specialist
The Mexican Muralist Movement and an Exploration of Public Art Jennifer Henry Student
The Rise of the United Farmworkers Union: A Study of the Chicano Civil Rights Movement Jon Kuhns Florence Crittendon School
The Spanish Conquest and the Role of La Llorona Leni Arnett Denver School of the Arts
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Maria Salazar Lake Middle School
The Voice of a Latina Writer: Author Study on Sandra Cisneros Lu Liñan West High School
Three Latin American Folktales Nina Daugherty Centennial Elementary
Twin Hero Myths in Literature of the Americas Gabe Garcia West High School
Viva Mexico! A Celebration of Diez y Seis de Septiembre, Mexican Independence Day Janet Hensen Montclair Elementary
Weaving the Tapestry of Life: Exploring Guatemalen Culture through Traditional Clothing and Designs Elise Edwards Northeast Literacy Specialist

 

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