cinco de mayo


Day of the Dead

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Haskvitz

For all holiday links

http://www.reacheverychild.com/feature/pumpkins.html

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How Mexicans celebrate the Day of the Dead

http://www.public.iastate.edu/~rjsalvad/scmfaq/muertos.html

Day of the Dead lesson plan

For elementary

http://teacherlink.ed.usu.edu/tlresources/units/Byrnes-celebrations/Day.html

Elaborate lesson plan for upper elementary and middle school

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=740

Art lesson

http://www.crizmac.com/free_resources/papelpicado.cfm

Day of the Dead Batik Lessons

http://www.artsonia.com/teachers/lessonplans/plan.asp?id=1257

Lesson for primary students

http://pbskids.org/mayaandmiguel/english/parentsteachers/lessonplans/celeb.html

Coloring lessons

http://www.crayola.com/educators/lesson_plans/detail.cfm?id=1128

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

http://www.azcentral.com/ent/dead/teachers/teacherpacket_edited.pdf

Day of the Dead link site

With crafts

http://www.ed.uiuc.edu/ylp/97-98/97-98_units/97-98mini-unit/HMcCarty_DiaMuertos/El_Muertos.html

Other Mexican Holidays

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/programs/mexicanholidays/

Link page

http://holidays.mrdonn.org/dayofthedead.html

Images, photos, art

http://www.mexconnect.com/mex_/feature/daydeadindex.html

Videos

http://www.azcentral.com/ent/dead/mixquicindex.html

Day of the Dead Powerpoint

Fairly sophisticated

http://www.winthrop.edu/vpa/Theatre_&_Dance/Student%20Info/Artsball/Power%20Point%20History.ppt#426,3,Slide 3

For additional holiday resources go to

http://www.reacheverychild.com/feature/pumpkins.html

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Study Hispanic Heritage Week Sept. 15 – Oct. 15

By Alan Haskvitz

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Haskvitz

Take advantage of Hispanic Heritage Month to learn about Latino culture, history and heritage. We’ve put together numerous resources:

http://www.reacheverychild.com/feature/hispanic.html

Cinco de Mayo lessons and links

by Alan Haskvitz, national motivations speaker

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Haskvitz

 

I have placed a large selection here

http://www.reacheverychild.com/feature/hispanic.html

 

A general list of links mainly for elementary

http://www.theteacherscorner.net/seasonal/cinco-de-mayo/index.htm

Diverse selection of resources

http://holidays.mrdonn.org/cincodemayo.html

Craft activities

http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/holidays/cincodemayo/

http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/cinco-de-mayo/index.html

Webquest

http://coe.west.asu.edu/students/jmendez/cmwebqst/WQ.htm

Food and music

http://www.hummingbirded.com/cinco-de-mayo.html

Large unit of study for elementary with word wall and more

http://teacherlink.ed.usu.edu/tlresources/units/Byrnes-celebrations/cincodemayo.html

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