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Guatemala in general

Alan X el mundo Me voy a Guatemala   This is a series of 11 videos made by a world traveler. They present various parts of Guatemala, food, history, places, etc.

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Guatemala July 2019  15:36

Introducing Guatemala Sept. 2017 2: 42

Qué ver y hacer en GUATEMALA July 2016 5:15

Comida Tradicional Guatemalteca | Platillos tipicos de Guatemala Oct. 2016  3:28

Making Tortillas in Guatemala 

Juntos #Somosguatemorfosis  July 2017   Juntos somos el corazón que impulsa al cambio, juntos tenemos el poder de motivar, inspirar y empoderar a cada guatemalteco. Juntos #Somosguatemorfosis

Gaby Moreno – Video Clip Oficial Guatemorfosis  July 2016

Piso 21 – La Vida Sin Ti (Video Oficial) May 2018 filmed in Guatemala

20 Ways to Speak Guatemalan Spanish

These Breathtaking 360° Images Will Immerse You in Guatemala’s Most Beautiful Landmarks

Tus amigas y tú están regresando de las vacaciones de primavera en avión. De repente, ustedes escuchan una explosión, y ¡el avión se cae! Afortunadamente, todas sobreviven. Ustedes saben que están en Guatemala. De repente, ustedes notan una caja cerrada (locked box) que contiene todos sus teléfonos celulares. Usen sus conocimientos (knowledge) del país centroamericano para abrir las cerraduras, llamar a sus padres, y ¡escapar de Guatemala!  https://sites.google.com/gps.edu/escapaguate/breakout-guatemala 

Hello From Guatemala March 2016

Content Overview When we were young there was a war

Central American Stories: Dora

 

Readers Theater resources:

During readers theater, it can really add a lot of drama and intrigue to make use of sound effects and/or background images. Here are some suggestions to accompany the readers theater scripts in the Teacher’s Guide.

Chapter 2, Mini-scene 1
Suspense Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=57&v=IPSLeWZGpNY&feature=emb_logo Start at :11, it lasts about a minute.

Chapter 2, Mini-scene 2
Use this sound effect at the end of the last line: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=cphNpqKpKc4&feature=emb_logo

We suggest you search YouTube for more sound effects. Even better: put a student in charge of finding them!

Capítulo 1 Tragedia

Gangs in Guatemala

10 Facts About Gangs in Guatemala

pandillas en Guatemala

Presencia de pandillas en Ciudad de Guatemala

Guatemala: El día que me reclutó una mara | Planeta Futuro 

Guatemala pretende calificar maras como grupos terroristas Feb. 2018  2:40

Guatemala Profile 

 

Soccer in Guatemala

Guatefutbol.com | El Portal del Fútbol Chapín

Fútbol Chapín en VIVO Fútbol Chapín en VIVO  various videos of games

Escuela de Entrenamiento Guate-Futbol – Home  Facebook page for Training school for youth soccer

Selección de Fútbol Juvenil de Guatemala viajó a EEUU, pero no con sus jugadores originales Aug. 2019 2:08  Sub 15 players going to the U.S., but many players couldn’t get visas.

 

Many “Anglo” names in Testigo: Brayan, Walter, Jona, Alan  http://en.thenamestork.com/typical-names/Guatemalan Look at the top 100 most popular names in Guatemala

 

Capítulo 2  Oportunidades

La familia de Brayan es de Colonia 4 de febrero, Guatemala, Guatemala. ¿Cómo es?

Comité de Vecinos Colonia 4 de Febrero – Home esp las fotos

click on show map

Colonia 4 de febrero is in Zone 7 of Guatemala City.  A youtube search will yield videos almost exclusively dedicated to the violence and gangs in this part of Guatemala.

 

Capítulo 3 Trato hecho

Gangs:  See chapter 1

Soccer:  See chapter 1

FIFA videogames

FIFA 19 | Official Reveal Trailer with UEFA Champions League FIFA 19 | Official Reveal Trailer with UEFA Champions League June 2018  1:23

fifa 18 ps4 (gameplay): Clasico Español fifa 18 ps4 (gameplay): Clasico Español Sept 2017

El espectacular inicio de Fifa 18 El espectacular inicio de Fifa 18 Oct. 2017  start at :44

 

Capítulo 4 Prisionero

 

Capítulo 5 La otra casa

Santa Rosa, Guatemala

Use google maps to show route from Colonia 4 de febrero to Santa Rosa 

Nueva Santa Rosa – Santa Rosa – Guatemala – 05-2016 Nueva Santa Rosa – Santa Rosa – Guatemala May 2016

Nueva Santa Rosa Guatemala, desde el cielo. Nueva Santa Rosa Guatemala, desde el cielo. July 2016 3:28

Visit Santa Rosa – Guatemala Department

 

Navidad en Guatemala

Christmas in Guatemala with 2 videos

How to Celebrate Christmas Like a Guatemalan

¿Cómo se celebra la Navidad en Guatemala?

La Navidad El Gato de Guatemala Dec. 2018 (video realizado en homenaje a todos los que viven fuera de nuestras fronteras y pasan tristes la epoca de navidad)

Llego La Navidad…Y yo sin ti…Mi Guatemala !!! Llegó La Navidad…Y yo sin ti…Mi Guatemala Nov. 2017

NOCHEBUENA EN GUATEMALA NOCHEBUENA EN GUATEMALA

Receta de Ponche de Frutas o Caliente Guatemala Receta de Ponche de Frutas o Caliente Guatemala Nov. 2012 2:51

Mix navideño 2 – Marimba Pura “Teclas Sanjuaneras” Mix navideño 2 – Marimba Pura “Teclas Sanjuaneras” Dec. 2015 4:39

 

Capítulo 6 Cómo ser mexicano

Huehuetenango

Guía Turística al Mirador Juan Diéguez Olaverri El mirador Juan Diéguez Olaverri es conocido por poseer una de las mejores vistas que tiene Guatemala

Mirador Juan Diéguez Olaverri en la Sierra de los Cuchumatanes Mirador Juan Dieguez Olaverri in Spanish, using parts of the poem

Visité el mirador más bonito de Guatemala  El mirador y Huehuetenango  In Spanish, good variety (food)

HUEHUETENANGO, GUATEMALA 2016  1 minute drone video of Huehuetenango

Lo Mejor de Guatemala HUEHUETENANGO Departamento # 08 7 minute video of Huehuetenango  Might make a good edpuzzle in Spanish

road going into Huehuetenango   Bus arriving in Huehuetenango  Street view 2 minutes

 

Learning about Chiapas; Mexican flag, himno nacional, geography

Chiapas Feb 2013 3:41

La otra frontera de México La otra frontera de México July 2018

History and Meaning of the Mexican Flag The meaning behind Mexico’s flag

Himno Nacional Mexicano con Letra Himno Nacional Mexicano con Letra

Geography Now! MEXICO Geography Now! MEXICO Sept 2018 18:20 pick and choose relevant/interesting parts

 

Capítulo 7 El viaje por México

Coyotes

Before The US-Mexico Border, Migrants Must Cross The Guatemala-Mexico Border

A day in the life of a coyote: smuggling migrants from Mexico to the United States Dec. 2016  article in English, video in Spanish:   Ramón wanted the American dream, but now sells it. He smuggles dozens of migrants across the Rio Grande every week. He is one of the contacts in a network that stretches from Central America to Texas. And he pays a cut to the Mexican cartels.

Fear, bribes, gangs, coyotes: A Guatemalan’s Trek to the U.S.

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-08-11/guatemala-smuggling-hub-quiet-mexico-slows-migration

This is how much it costs to be smuggled over the US border June 2019

Border crisis: In Mexico, US immigration system, migrants face peril Oct. 2019  with 22 minute video

Immigration: Central Americans risk trek from Mexico to US border June 2018 2 minute video

 

Mexican passport

Obtaining A Mexican Passport 

 

Crossing from Guatemala into Chiapas Mexico. River

Guatemalan immigrants surge north to the US Guatemalan immigrants surge north to the U.S. July 2014   4:24

Take a Drone Tour of The Mexico-Guatemala Border Take a Drone Tour of The Mexico-Guatemala Border Oct. 2019   2:43

On Mexico’s southern border, a crackdown on migrants begins  On Mexico’s southern border, a crackdown on migrants begins  June 2019 3:00

Tapachula: la ciudad en la frontera sur de México en la que miles de migrantes están varados Tapachula: la ciudad en la frontera sur de México en la que miles de migrantes están varados July 2019 3:43

 

Retén de migración throughout México

Mantienen retenes en Chiapas para detener a migrantes Mantienen retenes en Chiapas para detener a migrantes June 2019 4:22

RETEN – Home

Military Checkpoints in Mexico

Border Patrol Checkpoints Map Texas

 

Capítulo 8  El borracho

Approaching Piedras Negras, Texas  Retén de migración

¿Qué hacer en Piedras Negras, Coahuila? Feb. 2019 ¿Qué hacer en Piedras Negras, Coahuila?

Paseo del río piedras negras coahuila 42 second video of the river at Piedras Negras

PIEDRAS NEGRAS COAHUILA MÉXICO SU FRONTERA Aug. 2018 3:27 aerial view of Piedras Negras on one side, Eagle Pass U.S. on the other  PIEDRAS NEGRAS COAHUILA MÉXICO SU FRONTERA

Operativo de seguridad por migrantes en Piedras Negras Feb. 2019 3 min. Operativo de seguridad por migrantes en Piedras Negras

 

Capítulo 9 El desierto

Sara Curruchich – Resistir (acústicos SdMA) April 2016 (Que no mueran los sueños, que no se apague la luz, que no languidezca la esperanza, que no se apague el amor Que no se apague… Vamos caminando dejando huellas, compartiendo miradas y estrellas caminando, caminando… …por la vida juntos.

 

Coyotes with groups of immigrants; crossing río Grande

Animation: How a coyote smuggles hundreds of immigrants Dec. 2016 1:30 Animation: How a coyote smuggles hundreds of immigrants (video in Spanish)

Immigrants crossing the Rio Grande river April 2014  1:58 Immigrants crossing the Rio Grande river

Watch Jorge Ramos Swim Across the Rio Grande July 2014 2:35 Watch Jorge Ramos Swim Across the Rio Grande

¿Cuánto cobran los coyotes que ayudan a inmigrantes a cruzar fronteras ilegalmente? Dec. 2014 2:21 ¿Cuánto cobran los coyotes que ayudan a inmigrantes a cruzar fronteras ilegalmente?

Journalists exploring the border run into people crossing illegally Jan. 2019 1:28 

 

Walking through the desert (Chihuahuan Desert)

Chihuahuan Desert

EL DESIERTO CHIHUAHUENSE Mar. 2015 3:38 EL DESIERTO CHIHUAHUENSE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_EmhQThhaA&pbjreload=10 3:16 Desierto de Chihuahua

 

Los Zetas

Los Zetas: ¿cuál es el origen y el peso de este cártel? Oct. 2019 3:45 Los Zetas: ¿cuál es el origen y el peso de este cártel?

Los zetas. De dónde son? Cómo surgieron? Nov. 2917 6:09 Los zetas. De dónde son? Cómo surgieron?

Zetas

 

Use of drones to detect immigrants

Can Drones and Surveillance Towers Protect U.S. Border?  Can Drones and Surveillance Towers Protect U.S. Border? Oct. 2014 3:04

One Man’s Effort to Guard the US-Mexico Border

University of Arizona is Using Drones and AI to Help Guard US Border

 

Capítulo 10 La Casa Blanca

Centro de detención

Inside Texas immigrant detention facilities in 2015 May 2015 1:28 Inside Texas immigrant detention facilities in 2015

What Immigration Detention is Like at Age 14 | NYT News June 2018 What Immigration Detention is Like at Age 14 | NYT News

Hear the Words of Detained Migrant Children | NYT Opinion July 2019 Hear the Words of Detained Migrant Children | NYT Opinion

 

Aduana y Protección Fronteriza de EE.UU

Migrants at the Border Feel They Have No Choice But to Enter the U.S. Illegally (HBO) May 2019 8:29 Migrants at the Border Feel They Have No Choice But to Enter the U.S. Illegally (HBO)

Cynthia Hitz’ game “Risky Business” is featured in the teacher’s guide for chapter 10. Read her complete blog post here!

Epilogo

Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Audanas

https://www.cbp.gov/about U.S. Customs and Border Protection

 

Asilo politico

Political Asylum USA: Asylum Immigration Status in United States

Why seeking asylum in America is so difficult July 2018 5:34 Why seeking asylum in America is so difficult

Immigration 101: Refugees, Migrants, Asylum Seekers – What’s the Difference? June 2018 1:07 Immigration 101: Refugees, Migrants, Asylum Seekers – What’s the Difference?

How to Apply for Asylum in the United States. Animation for asylum seekers April 2018 3:30 How to Apply for Asylum in the United States. Animation for asylum seekers

 

Sueño de ser ciudadano de EE.UU

ICE detained a high school sophomore. His teachers tried to send him homework so he wouldn’t fall behind Dec. 2019

Border Patrol threw away migrants’ belongings. A janitor saved and photographed them Dec. 2019 

 

Immigration in general

Where Does Illegal Immigration Mostly Occur? Here’s What The Data Tell Us Jan. 2019

‘There Is Nothing For Us Here’: Why People Keep Leaving Guatemala        

Guatemalan Woman’s Death Symbolizes Risks Migrants Take To Get To The U.S.

A Guatemalan Village Tells The Story of Immigration To The U.S.

Living on One (film series) Meet Rosa From Living On One’s “Rosa — These Storms” : Goats and Soda

Gaby Moreno And Van Dyke Parks Address Immigration In New Single 

EPISODIO 16// Un día en la Pequeña Guatemala de New Jersey

Drone footage of US-Mexico border THE WALL BY DRONE

See small towns along the border in a variety of terrain https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3auxPRLGog

 

Idea: create a google map quest with the places mentioned in Testigo

  1.   Guatemala City   colonia 4 de febrero
  2.   Santa Rosa, Guatemala
  3.   Huehuetenango, Guatemala
  4.   Chiapas, México
  5.   Tapachula, México
  6.   D.F. (Mexico City)
  7.   Piedras Negras, México
  8.   río Grande/río Bravo
  9.   Casa Blanca  (Texas) Eagle Pass?
  10. Dallas, Texas
  11. Detroit, Michigan

 

 

 

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