- Sodus Primary School in New York hosts a Mexican fiesta or celebration. What are some of the Mexican cultural activities that will be presented?
- Why would a school hold a Mexican fiesta?
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Latino Cultural Influence in New York
For Part B, use your answers to the questions in Part A, the information from the documents, and your knowledge of social studies to write a well-organized essay in your own words. In your essay you should:
Write about the cultural contributions that Latino immigrants have brought to New York. Include specific aspects of culture such as music, food, celebrations, costumes, and dance.
In your essay remember to:
- Write about the cultural contributions that Latino immigrants have brought to New York.
- Include an introduction, body and a conclusion.
- Use information from at least 3 of the documents in your answer.
- Include details, examples, or reasons in developing your ideas.