Geography of the Caribbean DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC774018
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 25
Copyright: 2004

Alt Formats:
Teacher's Guide
Free Resources
Marc Record

Special Savings!  Rabbit Ears - Buy One, Get One Free! Click here to learn more.

This colorful episode emphasizes the geology, history, and lively cultures of the Caribbean. Segments include:
  • Caribbean Lands and Cultures: Formed millions of years ago by volcanoes, the chain of islands in the Caribbean Sea stretches from the tip of Florida to South America.
  • Baseball and Cuba Go Hand in Glove: Like Americans, Cubans love baseball; see how it relates to their country's history.
  • Haiti: A Striving Nation: Living in the poorest country in the Western hemisphere, Haitians struggle to improve their education system, health care, and land use.
  • The Caribbean's Musical Mix: The harmonies and instruments of the Caribbean recall the islands' history as colonies.