The Memorial da América Latina is a complex of buildings designed by Niemeyer to honor the struggles of the Latin American people and provide a place where celebrations or public events can take place. The buildings include a library, research center, displays of art including Latin American folk art, and the Brazilian Center for Latin American Studies. It makes a nice place to walk around and notice the interesting features of the architecture, but be sure to go inside the buildings if…
The Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS) a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities. Library of Congress Hispanic Division.
Latin American Revolutions Notes & Graphic Organizer
A fantastic drawing of the Western Hemisphere becomes a graphic organizer for a powerpoint of notes on Latin American Revolutions. Common core and state standard topics include Simon Bolivar, the Monroe Doctrine, Toissaint L'Ouvture, the Colonial System, and Mexico's independence.