East Harlem – Educational Lesson - SL
Did you know that East Harlem is rich in Hispanic culture and Hispanic political history? In fact, out of all three neighborhoods comprising Harlem, it is East Harlem that exudes fascinating and delightful Hispanic cuisine, dance, literature and music. All students find it fun to read about East Harlem's Hispanic history and will especially enjoy these reading comprehension lessons about East Harlem's Hispanic roots and its cultural relevancy today. In addition, interesting questions are provided on three different reading levels to spark student interest in learning how East Harlem has contributed culturally and politically to Harlem's overall history.
Three fun facts about East Harlem:
Originally, East Harlem was settled primarily by Italian Americans.
After each of the World Wars, a large wave of Latino Americans moved into East Harlem.
East Harlem includes two islands located in the East River: Randall Island and Ward Island.
Harlem Roots Supplemental Lesson
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- With your supplemental lesson, you can expect to receive a vocabulary list which will feature ten words and their definitions as they are related to the text for the student to do.
- For easy learning you will also enjoy ten fun facts that pertain to the lesson.
- In addition to these tools, every supplemental lesson you also contain one word search puzzle.
Enjoy the videos on East Harlem below