Adoption is the best way to help your students experience this immigrant memoir up-close. When you adopt, you receive a complimentary membership to our monthly resource site, and your students can purchase the book / album in print or digital format. 

ADOPTION BENEFITS

Multimedia

Engagement

When intimate storytelling and music combine, students engage more deeply and personally. 

Complementary

Site Membership

Monthly units explore migration, identity, and belonging through the Arts, Current Events, Spanish in the U.S., and Videos

All teaching units come with probing pre and post-reading questions, and the book units also include research activities. 

Questions & Research Activities

UNIT SAMPLES

Monthly Resources

A fun-loving East LA band takes on the immigration debate with disarming vulnerability. 

ICE: El Hielo

ARTS

By La Santa Cecilia

A New York lawyer rants against Spanish in public places, and the internet strikes back.

Schlossberg Rant & Fallout

SPANISH IN THE US

Action & Reaction

Differences in content and language skew media reports on a murder investigation. 

The Murder of Mollie Tibbetts

CURRENT EVENTS

Facts & Spin

A Venezuelan-born college student talks about the life she didn't live in her home country.

"Una vida...otra."

VIDEOS

By Amanda León

Book & Activities

"Even when surrounded, always half alone / Always half a stranger, never home"

Never Home

CHAPTER 1

Chapter, Song, & Activities

"Y aunque yo sea de otro lugar / También merezco la libertad."

Mi tierra

CHAPTER 2

Chapter, Song, & Activities

LET'S TALK

If you have questions about the project or how to adapt it to your students' needs, we'd love to hear from you. We read every message and respond promptly. 

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