scale. Students can complete their studies of Ecuador with a fiesta and incorporate
all aspects learned on this journey. The Battle of Pichincha was Ecuador’s largest
victory over Spain, while gaining its independence. Students have now been exposed
to an incredible plethora of ideas, people, cultures, customs, language skills and facts
that help define Ecuador and its importance to South America and the world. While
these activities are by no means the only tasks for the classroom and community, it is
an excellent starting point to explore this fascinating nation.