An introduction to the life of the Zapatista leader, Comandanta Ramona, using a short biography.
Levels: 3-5, 6-8.
Subjects: English, literacy, history, bilingual.
Objectives: Learners will be introduced to biographical details of this key figure in the history of the Zapatista movement, examining her role and importance within that movement. This can also be used in conjunction with the link below to the original Spanish version as the basis for a bilingual lesson.
‘Ramona-Rebel Dreamweaver’ (English language version)
‘Ramona-Tejedora de Sueños’ (Spanish language version)
In our Library, see also:
‘Who is Comandanta Ramona?’
‘Comandanta Ramona Speech’