Latin America
Teacher's Guide
 

May 26, 1999 Update
Remember, the "Kids' Versions" are aimed at K-6.
 
The team generated the following reports: Try the following activities:
Kevin - Working for a Living
Kid's Version Available

Kevin describes a common reality in Peru: children must begin working at a very young age to earn money for their families.

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Kavitha - A Clean Slate

This dispatch covers a campaign to cancel foreign debt owed by the world's developing countries, as well as a discussion of foreign debt and its debilitating effects on these countries.

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Monica - She's at the CO-pa, CopcaBAAAANAAA!

In her elusive search for fun in the sun in Copacabana, Monica learns the virtues of patience.

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Shawn - Heartbreak Hotel
Kid's Version Available

Shawn visits the Niños Hotel, a year-and-a-half-old business founded by Jolanda van den Berg, a Danish woman intent on improving the lives of at least a dozen poor children in Cuzco. All profits from the successful hotel go toward helping the twelve "children" of Jolanda, who has managed to develop two more projects to help the abandoned youth of Cuzco.

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Abeja - Guardian Angels

Abeja visits Hogar Transitorio Amantaní, an orphanage in Cuzco that is operated by two amazing Spanish women who originally came to Peru as tourists. With few resources other than huge hearts, the women struggle to help abandoned children survive in a world of poverty.

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Making a Difference - Debt, Debt and More Debt!

Join Jubilee 2000 and the global campaign to relieve unpayable foreign debt.

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