Spanish Country Project Requirements: You and a partner will put the following information in a powerpoint presentation to be presented to the class.


Flag and name of the country included on cover.

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Map, location of the country and the capital. Tell me if your country is in South or Central America or the Caribbean.

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The climate; include type of weather in various regions of the country.

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Population, population number and ethnic groups

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Language. Tell me what languages other than Spanish are spoken in your country if any.

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Description and picture or cut-outs of the currency.

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The exchange rate of $1 for the local currency.

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Customs of the people, such as celebrations, holidays, birthdays, religions, family gatherings.

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Recreation. Identify sports that are popular, and other activities that people do.

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Describe the foods and show pictures of various dishes. Include a recipe for one of the dishes.

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Describe the art and music; show pictures or describe the art or music forms from your country.

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Bibliography included. Obtained information from two or more sites.

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Project is neat, well organized and well planned. Slides are designed attractively and there are good transitions.

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Oral presentation was clear and informative.

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Completed and submitted project on time.

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World Atlas (Look here for pictures of the country)
CIA World Factbook (This site will have a picture of the country and the flag and information on the climate, the population, the languages and the exchange rate)
Country Information
World Recipes (This site has information on different foods eaten in Spanish speaking countries.)
More recipes from around the world (On this site, type in the country that you are looking for in the box that says "Search this Collection" to find a recipe)
Pictures of Currency from Around the World (This site has images of currency in Spanish speaking countries)
Latin American Sports Survey (This tells the different sports played in Spanish speaking countries)
Public Holidays (This site lists popular holidays in Spanish speaking countries)
Latin American Art (This site has information on Latin American art)
South American Art (This site has information on South American art)


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