Where in the world is Ecuador? Alabama Ecuador
Ecuador’s Flag Red stands for the blood shed for independenceBlue is for the sea and skyYellow is for abundant crops http://www.countryreports.org/country/Ecuador/symbols/flag.htm
Church of San Fransicso, Quito 85 % of Ecuadorians are Catholic. PHOTO COURTESY OF: Nick Leonard
Rafael Correa, Ecuador’s President
Galapagos Islands Ecuador: geography. Map/Still. Encyclopedia Britannica. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. <http://school.eb.com/elementary/art-65024>.
Galapagos Islands…Las Islas Encantadas – The Enchanted Islands giant tortoise: Isabela Island. Photograph. Encyclopedia Britannica. Web. 2 Sept. 2011. <http://school.eb.com/elementary/art-87003>.
Two blue-footed boobiesPHOTO COURTESY OF: Nick Leonard http://www.countryreports.org/country/Ecuador/gallery.htm
Local market in Cuenca, Ecuador Some fruits found there are: mangos, papayas, custard apples, pasion fruit, crab applesand bananas. http://www.countryreports.org/country/Ecuador/gallery.htm
Ecuador is the largest exporter of bananas and they are included in every meal.
In Ecuador, children attend school only every other year because it is so expensive to purchase uniforms and shoes.