Celebrating the People of the Dominican Republic
The Inside Guide: Celebrating Hispanic Cultures
Reading Level: 4-5
Interest Level: 4-6
Located on the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea, the Dominican Republic is a unique place with a rich cultural heritage. In this accessible and enlightening book, readers learn that the Dominican Republic has the oldest European settlement in the Western Hemisphere, is on the second largest island in the Caribbean, and has experienced many significant events that have shaped the culture of its people. Stunning, full-color photographs accompany the text, bringing concepts into focus. This thorough investigation is sure to hold reader's attention while supporting the elementary social studies curriculum.