Everything you need to understand or teach The Circuit by Francisco Jiménez.
The Circuit by Francisco Jimenez is about a Mexican boy named Francisco and his family. They cross the border from Mexico to California for a better life as migrant workers. They pack up and move each season to find work only to endure hardships and the struggle of having to start over every few months.
Francisco and his family pass under a wire fence to steal across the border from their...
The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child Lesson Plans contain 118 pages of teaching material, including: