Brazilian Beat: A Past with Slavery, a Present with Problems, and a Future with Potential

Author

Emily Van Wey, Perry High School, Massillon OH

Grade Level

Region

Subject

Art

Description

Through photographs, film, sound, discussion, and lecture, students will understand the basic history and culture of Brazil. They will understand and analyze the histories of the United States and Brazil, making comparisions. They will comprehend the social issues that Brazil faces today and evaluate the effect that those issues have on the citizens.