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Romero

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"If they kill me, I shall rise in the Salvadoran people." ROMERO is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his country.

This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from an apolitical, complacent priest to a committed leader of the Salvadoran people.

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High
Length: 
01:45
Romero

Bullfight: La Fiesta Brava (English) (2004)

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To understand Spain, one must understand the spectacle of the bullfight -- la fiesta brava. Explore the history of bullfighting, as actual bullfighting footage is used to explain each step of the ritual.
1) Students will learn about the history of bullfighting.
2) Students will understand the relevance of bullfighting as a cultural phenomenon.

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High
Length: 
00:51
Bullfight: La Fiesta Brava (English)

Breakout Edu Kit

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The Breakout EDU kit includes everything you need to play over 350 games created for the classroom environment. The kit includes access to the new BreakoutEdu Platform to be used while using the kit.

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Primary
Elementary
Middle
High
Professional
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ELA
Math
Social Studies
Science
Fine Arts
Health/Phys. Ed.
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Computer Science
Special Education
Family/Consumer Science
Business/Technology
ELL
Library
Other
Play Time: 
30 min.
Breakout Edu Kit

Day of the Dead/Día de los Muertos | Everyday Learning

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Students attend a celebration for the Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos, a Mexican holiday. The holiday celebrates the lives of friends and family members that have died.

Si a la Cultura: El Tango

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Video que presenta aspectos históricos socioculturales de la evolución del Tango, mencionando los elementos musicales y culturales que se identifican en este género. También, presenta elementos de movimiento corporal asociado al baile e identifica y menciona elementos coreográficos para el manejo de cuerpo. Permite la integración con Bellas Artes, Educación Física y Estudios Sociales al analizar una destreza, con elementos estéticos, perteneciente a una cultura específica de una región, con una diversidad cultural e histórica representada en el Tango.

This video presents historical and sociocultural aspects of the evolution of Tango, mentioning the musical and cultural elements that identify this genre. It also presents the elements of the movements associated with the dance and identify and mentions choreographical elements for the body's movements. This video permits the integration with the arts, physcial education, and social studies, analysing the dexterity with aesthetical elements belonging to a specific culture from a region with history and cultural diversity represented in the Tango.

Barrios de Puerto Rico: Barrio Espinar de Aguada

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Breve historia del Barrio Espinar de Aguada, desde la época de la colonizacion hasta el presente. La devoción religiosa de sus pobladores, asi como el nombre del Barrio, son recuerdos de sus antecedentes históricos.

Brief history of the Barrio (neighborhood) Espinar de Aguada since the colonization until the present.  The religious devotion of its people and the name of the neighborhood are testaments of its historical roots.

 

Si a la Cultura: Apreciación del Arte | Inhaladores de Cohoba

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En este video se describe la ceremonia más importante para los indios Taínos: El rito de la cohoba. Se explica la importancia de mantener los inhaladores encontrados como piezas de arte. Es a través de estas esculturas y piezas artesanales que se identifican elementos de arte y sus significados dentro de dicho contexto histórico. 

This video describes the most important ceremony of the Taínos indians: "El rito de la cohoba."  The importance of mantaining the inhalers found as pieces of art is explained.  Through these sculputres and artisanal pieces, elements of art and its significance in the historical context are identified.

Barrios de Puerto Rico: Barrio Guaraguao de Guaynabo

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Descubra la historia del Barrio Guaraguao de Guaynabo, cuyo nombre tiene origen taíno. Marcado por el arte gracias a la belleza de sus paisajes,fué el lugar favorito de politicos y artistas puertorriqueños del siglo 19. El pintor puertorriqueño Francisco Oller inmortalizó los paisages del Barrio Guaraguao de Guaynabo.

Discover the history of the Barrio (neighborhood) Guaraguao de Guaynabo whose name has taíno origins. Marked by the arts thanks to the beauty of its landscape, it was the favorite spot of Puerto Rican politicians and artists of the 19th century. Puerto Rican painter Francisco Oller immortalized the Barrio Guaraguao de Guaynabo landscapes.

Unfinished Spaces

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The Cuban Revolution changed over time, particularly for creative professionals like the architects who designed the innovative National Art Schools. What happens when the initial moment of a revolution gives way to an established ideology? This video clip and accompanying lesson plan provide insight into the Cold War Era by exploring the impact of Soviet involvement in an emerging Cuban state.

Career Connections | Restaurant Management

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In this video viewers will learn why having knowledge and competence in customer service, world languages, fine arts, and financial literacy are critical for a restaurant manager.

Entremundanos: Casa Aboy

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Reseña histórica de la Casa Aboy desde su construcción hasta convertirse en una galería fotográfica. La Casa Aboy es una de las pocas estructuras que aún se conservan y que son representativas de los comienzos de la arquitectura moderna en Puerto Rico. Ella guarda, desde su construcción hasta nuestros tiempos, parte de la historia cultural y arquitectónica del país.

This is a historical report about the Aboy House, from its construction until it was converted into a photographic gallery. The Aboy House is one of the few structures that still keeps and represents the beginnings of modern architecture in Puerto Rico. The House saves, since the construction until the present, part of the country's cultural and architectural history.

Thomas Marvel - Conferenciante Humanista del año 2010

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Arquitecto y educador innato, Thomas Marvel, dedicó su quehacer vital a la conservación y rehabilitación del patrimonio edificado de la isla, el urbanismo, la docencia, la investigación, la escritura, y al estudio de la historia de nuestra arquitectura.

Geoambiente: Huertos Urbanos seg. 3

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En este segmento, la Dra. Ada Laureano, nutricionista y Profesora de la Escuela de Ciencias de la Salud de la Universidad del Turabo, explica la importancia de fomentar el desarrollo de huertos urbanos para así proveer seguridad alimentaria a nuestra población. Detalla los elementos nutricionales que puede proveer un huerto casero. Además, se discuten los aspectos sociales que se desarrollan a través de los Huertos Urbanos.

In this segment, Dr. Ada Laureano, nutricionist and professor of the School of Health Sciences of the University of Turabo explains the importance of promoting the development of urban vegetable gardens to provide food security to the population. She explains in detail the nutritional elements that can come from a house vegetable garden. She also discusses the social aspects of urban vegetable gardens.

Geoambiente: Huertos Urbanos seg. 1

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Ante la amenaza de alimentos genéticamente modificados, escasez de alimentos y aumento de precios, una de las tendencias verdes que se han vuelto muy populares en las grandes ciudades son los huertos urbanos. En este segmento el agrónomo Luis Reynaldo Santiago, especialista en horticultura urbana del Huerto Urbano Demostrativo de la Estación Experimental Agrícola Río Piedras nos presenta esta modalidad que va de la mano con el aumento en la agricultura ecológica y el consumo de productos locales.

With the threat of genetically modified foods, shortage of food, and a rise in prices, one of the green trends that became very popular in large cities is the urban vegetable gardens. In this segment, the agronomist Luis Reynaldo Santiago, a specialist in urban horticulture from the Rio Piedras Experimental Station Demonstrative Urban Garden presents this method that goes in hand with an increase in ecologic agriculture and use of local products.

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