Martina the Beautiful Cockroach – Reference

Goal:  After hearing the Cuban folktale Martina the Beautiful Cockroach, you will be able to answer some questions using the right reference print or digital sources.


How will this story end?? Can you predict?

What is the author’s purpose? ..the theme of this story?

Can you relate this story to anything in your life?

Numbered heads

Review Ready Reference

Go to Britannica from launchpad.

1. search encyclopedia and dictionary for cockroach.

2. Note the atlas section of Britannica.

3. Go to Animal Kingdom – look up insects.

Scan nonfiction book – reading captions.

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