Texas 21st CCLC Lesson Plan
Madame Bleu’s Rice and Beans

Lesson Description: Students follow Carrie to the Bleu’s house, explore the history and culture of Haiti, and make a Haitian rice dish. Students will enjoy a dish that is traditional in many American homes, and learn that even something as simple as rice and beans can be prepared in many different ways. They will visit the third Caribbean island featured in Everybody Cooks Rice, one that is a former French colony.