Spanish

A lomo de cuento

Grades 3-6

This unique series encourages students to learn about the geography and culture of countries as they explore and enjoy oral tradition. Books focus on Peru, Argentina, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Mexico. Includes: folktale/myth/legend from the target country; literary nonfiction selection about the story’s setting; how-to text for an easy-to-make traditional recipe; poetry—selected verses from a folk song; appealing illustrated map; and four text types in each book.

Series Titles*
A lomo de cuento por Argentina: El Coquena
A lomo de cuento por Cuba: El güije de la charca
A lomo de cuento por México: El pájaro verde
A lomo de cuento por Perú: El abuelo de la quena
A lomo de cuento por Puerto Rico: El huerto de los viejitos
*Substitutions to titles in Libraries will be made as needed.