Exile: Cuba and the United States

Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities
Duration: 100 minutes
Date Posted: 7/7/2008

In this lesson plan, students will research the events of the Cuban revolution and their effect on U.S.-Cuban relations and U.S. foreign policy by utilizing Celia Cruz's personal experience. They will then prepare a story about the revolution as if they were members of a television news team reporting on the events of the time.  This lesson is a resource included in the online exhibition entitled ¡Azúcar! The Life and Music of Celia Cruz.