Want to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in an engaging way? Try a library scavenger hunt! With four engaging library lessons, in person or virtual, your students will find authors, illustrators, and biographies of Hispanic heroes and heroines who shaped our world.
This helpful product for school librarians includes:
- Lesson plans for 4 library visits, in person or online
- 48 scavenger hunt cards, in print and Google Slides
- 1 full page and 2 different half-page exit tickets, in print and Google Slides
- Lists of the titles shown on the scavenger hunt cards
In this scavenger hunt, your students will search for of:
-Hernando de Soto
-Francisco Vazquez de Coronado
-Gabriel Garcia Marquez
-Juan Garcia Esquivel
-José Guadalupe Posada
Your students will also be looking for books by these :
-Diane De Anda
-Matt de la Pena
-Carmen Agra Deedy
-Carmen Lomas Garza
-Pam Munoz Ryan
-Alma Flor Ada
-Raul Gonzalez (Raul the Third)
You don’t have to have each of these titles in your library to use this scavenger hunt. Just make doubles of those that you DO have, and use this list to inform your collection development. Or have students use these cards to search an online database or library catalog for Hispanic Heritage information.
This library scavenger hunt includes full-page and half-page exit tickets so that your students can respond to the books and information that they find, and you can see what they’ve learned from this engaging library lesson. Students can respond on paper or with the linked Google Slides.
The thorough lesson plans included with this download can be used year after year with multiple grade levels.
AASL National School Library Standards – See the AASL Standards Framework for Learners to view full text.
- Inquire – D.1.
- Include – B.3.
- Collaborate – D.1.
- Curate – A.2.
- Explore – A.1. – C.1.
- Engage – A.1. – D.1.
Common Core English Language Arts Standards –
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Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS) –
© Copyright 2019 Texas Education Agency.
- TEKS LA.3.5
- TEKS LA.4.5
- TEKS LA 5.5
- TEKS Social Studies 3.17.A
- TEKS Social Studies 4.21.A
- TEKS Social Studies 5.22.c
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