Social Studies

Legendary Latinas for Teens: Frida Kahlo, Selena, and More (Ongoing)

In this ongoing class, we will discuss the achievements of legendary Latina / Latinx women who have made positive contributions to our world while exploring their early life, rise to fame, and their legacy.
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45 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week

13-17

year olds

2-12

learners per class

per learner

How does anOngoingcourse work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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Description

Class Experience

Students will improve their understanding of Latinas in the United States and their contributions to society.
Miss Sara is a proud Mexican American who is passionate about Latina/o/x representation. She holds a Master's Degree in Education.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
In our exploration of these legendary Latinas, some issues/topics may come up that some families are uncomfortable or unfamiliar with. Possible topics may include discrimination, inequality, LGBTQ+, police brutality, poverty, racism, and "machismo"/sexism.
Below are books or movies that may be referenced during class. Please Note - It is NOT mandatory for students to read these books.

-- Selena Quintanilla-Pérez - "To Selena, with Love" by Chris Perez, "Selena" (1997) starring Jennifer Lopez & Edward James Olmos, "Selena the Series" on Netflix

-- Frida Kahlo - "Frida" (2001) starring Selma Hayek

-- Dolores Huerta - "Dolores" PBS documentary

Teacher

Sara Youngbar, M. Ed
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
⭐ Latina Teacher ~ Representation Matters! ⭐
115 total reviews
134 completed classes

About Me

**Please Note - effective March 2022, the class minimum will be set to 2 students.**
**Please review my Class Rules/Expectations, No Show Policy, Transfer Policy down below**

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