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Panamanian Ethnic Groups Yara Loraine

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Este es una presentación acerca de los grupos étnicos de Panamá, su localización y ocupaciones.

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Panamanian Ethnic Groups Yara Loraine

  1. 1. Professor:Rodríguez, Yara Subject:English Grade: VIII Topic: Panamanian Ethnic Groups
  2. 2. “ Panama has being a multicultural and multiracial nation. Its geopolitical sign of isthmus allows an obligatory way for human beings by the continent”. Reina Torres de Arauz
  3. 3. Index <ul><li>I. Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>Panamanian Ethnic Groups: </li></ul><ul><li>1.1 Kunas . </li></ul><ul><li>1.4 Ngobe Bugle </li></ul><ul><li>1.3 Chocoes. </li></ul><ul><li>*Occupations of different ethnic groups </li></ul><ul><li>III. Conclusion </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Panama owns a central position. As a result, the country presents a mixture of ethnic diversity. In this sense, diverse ethnias like Kunas, Ngobe Bugle and Chocoes belongs to the panamanian culture. </li></ul><ul><li>The ethnic group that owns more habitants is Ngobe Bugle. All these groups preserve their native language but many of this groups also speak Spanish </li></ul>Introduction
  5. 5. Achievement: <ul><li>Through the study of this information, you will be able to achieve the following specific objectives: </li></ul><ul><li>To recognize different ethnic groups living in Panama and their occupations. </li></ul><ul><li>To determine the importance of different ethnic groups in the Panamanian Culture. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Ethnic Groups in Panama
  7. 7. Kunas The vast majority of Kuna Indians inhabited the San Blas Islands . They are also located in the near islands
  8. 8. Occupations of Kuna Ethnic Group <ul><li>Fishing. </li></ul><ul><li>Slash-and-burn farming. </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture. </li></ul><ul><li>The sale of hand-sewn items (moles) </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Rearing of hens, porks. </li></ul><ul><li>Hunting: iguana, squirrel, parrot). </li></ul>Kunas' Occupations
  10. 10. Ngobe Bugle <ul><li>It was formed in 1997 with lands from the provinces of: </li></ul><ul><li>Bocas del Toro. </li></ul><ul><li>Chiriqui. </li></ul><ul><li>Veraguas. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Ngobe Bugle <ul><li>Ngobe’s capital is Chichica and it owns 7 districts: </li></ul><ul><li>Besiko (Soloy) </li></ul><ul><li>Kankintú (Bisira) </li></ul><ul><li>Kusapín (Kusapín) </li></ul><ul><li>Mirono (Hato Pilón) </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Subsistence Agriculture. </li></ul><ul><li>Ceramics (flute, cooking pot) </li></ul>Ngobe’s Occupations <ul><li>Animals’ domestication </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Fishing (turtles, mollusc). </li></ul><ul><li>Basketmaker’s. </li></ul><ul><li>Wood’s carving. </li></ul>Ngobe’s Occupations
  14. 14. <ul><li>They are located in Darien Province and they are divided in two main groups: </li></ul><ul><li>Chocoe-Wounaan . </li></ul><ul><li>Chocoe-Embera . </li></ul>Chocoes
  15. 15. Consisted of <ul><li>Hunting </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture </li></ul><ul><li>Fishing </li></ul><ul><li>Ceramics </li></ul><ul><li>Basketmaker’s </li></ul>Subsistence technologies Chocoes’ Occupations
  16. 16. <ul><li>Before Colon was born, there were five indigenous culture. </li></ul><ul><li>The diverse ethnic groups own their idiosyncrasy which is presented in their beliefs, traditions, and cultural preferences. </li></ul><ul><li>The dances practiced by ethnic groups have profound cultural’ roots which are taught from generation to generation. </li></ul>Conclusion
  17. 17. <ul><li>After you have analyzed this content, it is important that you make some learning activities that will help you to determine your knowledge related to the topic </li></ul>Evaluation
  18. 18. <ul><li>1.Which ethnic group live in San Blas Islands? </li></ul><ul><li>2. What subsistence activities belong to Kunas Indians? </li></ul><ul><li>3.What is the geograpic location of Ngobe Bugle Ethnic group? </li></ul><ul><li>4. Mention 3 activities that Ngobe’s perform. </li></ul>Questionnaire
  19. 19. <ul><li>5. Where are located Chocoes ethnic group? </li></ul><ul><li>6. Which main groups conform Chocoes’ ethnia? </li></ul><ul><li>7. Mention two subsistence technologies employed by Chocoes Indians? </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>What value do ethnic groups own in Panamanian culture? </li></ul><ul><li>In what ways can you show that you value national culture? </li></ul>For Analyzing:
  21. 21. <ul><li>Dear Students: </li></ul><ul><li>Read the topic again in order to enrich your knowledge. </li></ul><ul><li>Employ Spanish-English Dictionary for unknown terminologies. </li></ul><ul><li>Review the links presented in the content. </li></ul><ul><li>Good luck!…. </li></ul>Important Tips:
  22. 22. <ul><li>Reina Torres de Arauz. Panamá Indígena, 1982, Impresora de la nación/INAC/, Panamá. </li></ul><ul><li>http://countrystudies.us/panama/26.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://countrystudies.us/panama/29.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.country-data.com/cgi-bin/query/r-9965.html </li></ul>References

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