This wonderful Cascarones Cultural unit is the perfect SUB plan before or after Easter break. Cascarones are eggs filled with confetti. A tradition that originated in Europe and that was brought to Mexico by Empress Carlotta , Emperor Maximilian's wife. This unit addresses, the origin, traditions
This minibook is a brief history on the the popular Latin craft of making cascarones. This book include coloring pages of items related to the history of this craft, as well as brief descriptions in English and Spanish that are easy for young children to understand. At the end of the book are simple
Roll the dice and decorate your cascarón using the options provided. Available in English and Spanish.
Cascarones Bilingual Minibook by MommyMaestra is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at http://www.MommyMaestra.com.
This is a one-page history of cascarones. From where they originated to how to make them, this informational text is written for students in 4th - 8th grade. Includes a 7-question comprehension quiz plus answer key.
NOW IN ENGLISH & SPANISH!
SIMILAR PRODUCTS:History of Day of the Dead
This product contains a short reading in simple Spanish (comprehensible for students in Spanish 1) about Cascarones and seven application questions (also in Spanish), to which they respond by coloring in a glyph according to their answers.
This Cascarones product is included in this Semana Santa bu
Los Cascarones is a tradition celebrated in Mexico, Spain, and throughout the Southwestern part of the U.S. It is celebrated around Easter - some do the actual "egg-breaking" on Mardi Gras and some wait until Easter Sunday. It is a very educational lesson making the students more aware of a tradit
Students watch a quick video about the history of cascarones. Using the information in the video, they answer the questions on the handout and color the picture. This activity is an excellent way to bring culture into the classroom!
A more advanced Spanish-based version of the activity and a novice
This holiday bundle is all that your Spanish class will need to celebrate culture in the Spanish-speaking world! Use images, vocabulary, games, technology and more to engage your students!
Spanish Holiday Bundle includes the following activities:
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This Easter webquest is designed for Spanish I or Exploratory Spanish students and is almost entirely in English (except for the section titles). Any ability level will be able to complete this cultural activity.
There are five different worksheets with different top
Felices Pascuas from Mexico! In “Easter in Mexico or Pepper y Pascua" Pepper helps students learn how and why Easter is celebrated in Mexico with Spanish vocabulary for the holiday. Pepper is in Mexico for two weeks for la Semana Santa and la Semana Pascua, Holy Week and Easter Week. These two we
#teachmorespanish This 21 page Spanish Easter (Las Pascuas)/Holy Week (Semana Santa) vocabulary packet is a must have for all Beginning/Intermediate Spanish Teachers! Vocabulary words included are: Las Pascuas, Semana Santa, las flores, los dulces, los huevos, las andas, las alfombras, los pasos, l
This 58 slide Easter/Holy Week (Las Pascuas/Semana Santa) Power Point Presentation in Spanish is animated with fun clipart that is sure to amuse and entertain students, as well as get them excited about learning about this holiday!
This Easter/Holy Week presentation is animated so the pictures wil
This 25 page bundle is the only product you will need to teach your students about the cultural importance of La Semana Santa (La Pascua) - Easter in Spanish! This bundle contains enough engaging activities for multiple prep periods of various levels of Spanish classes!
Included in La Semana Santa
Want a quick and easy way to teach your students about Holy Week and Easter traditions in Spanish-speaking countries? Try this fun and engaging Internet activity. With your download, you will receive a student activity sheet called “Busca en el Internet: Semana Santa y Pascua” ("Internet Search: H
Welcome to the wonderful celebration of La Semana Santa (Holy Week)!
During this great cultural lesson for any age, your students will:
Become familiar with cultural aspects of La Semana Santa in various Hispanic countries.
• Participate in making and breaking “Cascarones”
• Read and write in the
Spanish Language Activity Packet on the Life Cycle of a Chicken
Ciclo de vida del pollo
Contains worksheets on:
Partes de una gallina
El ciclo de vida del pollo
Los pollitos salen del cascaron worksheet.
El ciclo de vida del pollo - Reproducible Book
Los pollitos - Art Project & CuttingTempla
Celebrate Easter Day with this cute independent center.
Students roll 1,2 or 3 dice, add the numbers, and cover up the sum. First to cover all their numbers, wins!
Each game board has the number of dice to roll.
The following is what is included by page number.
4: Chick inside a broken egg with
I created this with Microsoft Word in compatibility mode for 97-03. There may be shifting in the text boxes that will require some rearranging once the file is downloaded. All files were in order when uploaded.
Our school changed over to Reading Street in 2012 and for each week's theme, I created
This packet includes activities to build thematic vocabulary.
The theme is: Easter
It includes the following activities on one sheet:
1. Trace the word
2. Color the word
3. Count the syllables
4. Find and color the consonants in the word
5. Find and color the vowels in the word
6. Use the word in a
This 450 page Hispanic and Spanish holidays’ bundle includes 8 holiday Power Points, 7 holiday games and activities units, and a fun holiday charades game! This bundle is filled with best sellers and offers a savings of $25! This Spanish holidays bundle is PERFECT for any holidays around the world
This 34 slide Spanish Family Feud Game (El Frenesi Familiar) is a great way to challenge advanced Spanish students in preparation for the AP Spanish Language and Culture Exam. The entire game is EDITABLE! The questions are in Spanish and can be used with high school or college students. This Famil
This wordsearch puzzle features 40 words related to the Latin American carnavales or the "Spanish Mardi Gras."
If you are in need of something quick to print that is highly informative on the carnivals of Latin America, check out my Carnaval: Latin American Carnival Reading and Sub Plan. It include
This 210 page Holidays Around the World Spanish Video Activities BUNDLE includes video activities for The Day of the Dead, Thanksgiving, Las Posadas, Christmas, New Year’s, Three Kings’ Day, Valentine’s Day, Carnaval, Holy Week, Easter, and Cinco de Mayo. There are EDITABLE video activities in Engl
Estas tarjetas son perfectas para enseñar y/o repasar palabras de vocabulario en la primavera. Incluí 60 palabras con dibujos en colores muy llamativos que seguramente serán del agrado de tus alumnos.
These vocabulary cards are perfect to introduce and/or review spring vocabulary. I have included
This 38 page EDITABLE Easter, Carnaval and Holy Week holidays video activities BUNDLE has activities for all levels of Spanish students from intermediate through advanced Spanish, IB Spanish and AP Spanish. These fun video activities include interesting information about Carnaval, Semana Santa and
Preview photo is of my Scott Foresman Reading Street teaching manual to show which unit this file is for.
I created this with Microsoft Word in compatibility mode for 97-03. There may be shifting in the text boxes that will require some rearranging once the file is downloaded. All files were in or
Looking for a fun activity to get your students actively involved in cultural customs? Making and breaking cascarones can be an entertaining and educational activity for your Spanish classrooms. I have included a brief history as well as instructions for creating these confetti filled eggs.
This download includes a rubric for Cinco de Mayo projects and 4 different project options (Papel picado, cascarones, maracas, or music). The download explains what is expected of the project and has a breakdown of the points, as well as a brief explanation as to what each project option entails (sp
Students travel around the classroom to complete different activities that teach them about the traditions and history of Carnaval (Carnival) and Pascua (Easter). This includes information about vejigantes, entierro de la sardina, cascarones, and more! Simply print the stations, and your students ar
Use this information sheet whenever you are making cascarones with your classroom. This could also be paired with my feliz pascua powerpoint. There are two copies on one sheet to cut down on size and paper usage.
This pack includes a wordsearch and word unscramble puzzle with vocabulary related to La Semana Santa / Las Pascuas, or Easter and the Holy Week, for Spanish class. A key is included.
If you're looking for an informative packet with readings and activites about La Semana Santa, check out my Semana
Included in this very thorough Easter/Holy Week - Las Pascuas / La Semana Santa - unit are 40 flash cards in Spanish and English (that can accompany the Easter/Holy Week Spanish Power Point also available on TPT)! The vocabulary includes las familias, la iglesia, el conejo de Pascuas, los pollitos,
Writing Center Spanish April - Centro de Escritura en español abril
These picture cards are a great addition to a writing center. I display these thematic cards on the writing wall every month for my students to use and I change them to go according to the topic of each month.
There are 4 cards p
Boost your child’s literacy and math skills with this fun, Easter-themed packet! This multicultural packet contains images of both the Easter bunny and cascarones.
The 10 activity sheets include:
• Easter vocabulary
• Shadow match
• Line tracing
• Counting activity
• Spot the difference
This is a collection of 45 word for your April/Easter Spanish word wall.
The words can be put in your word wall, pocket chart or can be used in your writing center.
The words are:
7. orejas de conejo
A fully editable, colourful, informative and interesting 36 slide assembly PowerPoint on Easter Celebrations, customs and traditions in different countries around the world. Content includes
France - 'Cloche Volant’ ( Flying Bells), chocolate fish, 'Poisson d'Avril' (April Fish), Giant Omelette, 'O
Happy Easter from the United States! In “Easter in the United States or Pepper and Bunny Celebrate" Pepper helps students learn how and why Easter is celebrated in the United States. Pepper is observing Holy Week and Easter Week. These two weeks celebrate the last few days of the life of Jesus Ch
Featuring hands-on activities, games, and crafts that introduce children to the diversity of Latino culture, this guide teaches them about the people, experiences, and events that have shaped Hispanic American history. Broken down into sections covering descendants from Mexico, Cuba, Puerto Rico, th
Here's an activity that I do every year with my students! Making "Cascarones" or Confetti Eggs is a old Mexican tradition! Teach your kids about this fun Easter tradition and learn how to make confetti eggs!
This is a freebie and includes step by step instructions on how to make the eggs. I also in