Welcome: Esperanza Rising: A Mexican Exploration
Description: Be prepared to come along on Esperanza's life changing journey! In order to explore Esperanza's culture and life, we will look at Mexican traditions, Cesear Chavez, migrant workers, labor unions, immigration, and the the Mexican Revolution.
Grade Level: 6-8
Curriculum: English / Language Arts
Keywords: Esperanza Rising, Migrant workers, Mexican laborers, Mexican culture
Author(s): Allyson Klabe
Description: A short interview with the novel's author, Pam Munoz Ryan.
Description: A very cute "trailer" one student made for his movie version of the novel.