Free Day of the Dead Lesson Plans and Activities
by National Hall of Fame Educator Alan Haskvitz

This holiday is an excellent way to expose students to culture using a variety of methods. Makes an excellent compare and contrast activity when you use a holiday from another culture. This site has some good ideas to use in that regard

Day of the Dead lesson plan
For elementary, a mini lesson

Elaborate lesson plan for upper elementary and middle school

This is a download for primary, elementary. Very nice packet.

Other Mexican Holidays
Link page
Images, photos, art
Cinco de Mayo activities to compare
Cinco de Mayo resources

Large unit of study for elementary with word wall and more lessons. Cinco de Mayo oriented.