Modern Island Territories:

Anguilla (British overseas territory)

Antigua and Barbuda (Constitutional monarchy)

Aruba (Kingdom of the Netherlands)

Bahamas (Constitutional monarchy)

Barbados (Constitutional monarchy)

Bonaire (special municipality of the Netherlands)

British Virgin Islands (British overseas territory)

Cayman Islands (British overseas territory)

Cuba (Republic)

Curaçao (Kingdom of the Netherlands)

Dominica (Republic)

Dominican Republic

Grenada (Constitutional monarchy)

Guadeloupe (overseas department of France) including les Saintes, Marie-Galante, la Désirade

Haiti (Republic)

Jamaica (Constitutional monarchy)

Martinique (overseas department of France)

Montserrat (British overseas territory)

Puerto Rico (commonwealth of the United States)

Saba (special municipality of the Netherlands)

Saint Barthélemy (overseas collectivity of France)

Saint Kitts and Nevis (Constitutional monarchy)

Saint Lucia (Constitutional monarchy)

Saint Martin (overseas collectivity of France)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Constitutional monarchy)

Sint Eustatius (special municipality of the Netherlands)

Sint Maarten (Kingdom of the Netherlands)

Trinidad and Tobago (Republic)

Turks and Caicos Islands (British overseas territory)

United States Virgin Islands (territory of the United States)

There are also many smaller islands as well.



Image result for parrots over Puerto Rico by Susan L. Roth and Cindy Trumbore ; colleges by Susan L. Roth.   Image result for Hurricane dancers : the first Caribbean pirate shipwreck Margarita Engle.  Image result for The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls.  Image result for Teens in Cuba by Sandy Donovan.  Image result for The earthquake in Haiti Anne Lies.


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Utah’s Online Library:

Go to Utah’s Online Library

Click on Culturegrams

Look up whichever island you’d like to learn more about.

Website Resources:

Sheppard Software: Caribbean

Enchanted Learning: Caribbean

Perry Castañeda Maps: Americas



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