Synopses & Reviews
- Vocabulary & Pronunciation Guide
- Safe websites at www.FactHound.com
- Curriculum Standards for Social Studies: Expectations of Excellence - Culture; People, Places, and Environments
Mexico's young people are growing up in a country of contrasts. The lives of urban teens vary widely from those in rural areas. And while a small minority of wealthy families can afford private education, the latest technologies, and other luxuries, the majority of people live in poverty. Yet despite these struggles, Mexico's young people find escape and excitement in celebrating their heritage and traditions. Teens in Mexico is part of Global Connections, a series that uncovers the challenges, pastimes, and customs of teens around the world.