For resources on Latin America for K12 teachers, including lesson plans, see the following sites:
Consortium for Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP) curriculum.
Free curriculm and resources that teachers can use immediately, from teaching broadly about Latin America to thematically focused units and lessons
CLASP resources for educators
Collected here are curriculum, syllibi and professional development opportunities.
Curriculum for the Americas Award winning titles
CLASP founded the Américas Award in 1993 to encourage and commend authors, illustrators and publishers who produce quality children’s and young adult books that portray Latin America, the Caribbean, or Latinos in the United States, and to provide teachers with recommendations for classroom use.