Spanish Country Project


 Mastery Objective: 

 

Directions: You will be doing a profile of a Spanish-speaking country to be presented to the class.   

This profile must include: 

 

 A.        Name of the country (5 pts.) 

 B.        Flag--hand drawn on computer paper (15 pts.) 

 C.        Important facts about this country: (20 pts.) 

                         1.         capital 

                         2.         location 

                         3.         main crop 

                        4.         one famous dish 

                         5.         population 

                         6.         type of government 

                         7.         head of government 

                         8.         currency 

                         9.         tourist attractions 

                        10.        geographical features (lakes, rivers, mountains) 

 D.        A 10-sentence essay  (typed or VERY neatly handwritten) explaining why your country would be a favorite travel destination. Some topics you may want to discuss are: climate, places of cultural or historical interest, significant geographical features, economy and food. (20 pts.) 

 

 

 Grading Rubric: 

   

Rough Draft Due__________________        20                     

 Name of Country                                               5 

 Flag                                                                  15 

 10 facts                                                            20 

 Typed essay                                                     20        

   

 TOTAL:                                                              80 

  

 Resources 

 Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition  

 Encyclopedia Britannica Image Quest  

Culturegrams 

World Data Analyst 

Note-taking template

  

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