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Nuestra América highlights the inspiring stories of thirty Latina/o as throughout history and their incredible contributions to the cultural, social, and political character of the United States.
The stories in this book cover each figure's cultural background, childhood, and the challenges and opportunities they met in pursuit of their goals. A glossary of terms and discussion question-filled reading guide, created by the Smithsonian Latino Center, encourage further research and exploration. Among those featured are Sonia Sotomayor, Roberto Clemente, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Rita Moreno and many, many more. A must-have for teachers looking to create a more inclusive curriculum and for parents who want their children to have a better understanding of American history. Ages 8-12
7.7 x 9.9 inches