Students will identify different traditions of Christmas around the world—Mexico, tradition is holding a posada. Student will learn the tradition of the Posadas in an English only reading coloring booklet.
Discuss how the tradition takes place for nine days prior to Christmas. Discuss how the community holds a replica of nativity scene and walks from place to place asking for “posada” (shelter). Discuss how the celebration is followed by food and a breaking of a piñata.
Directions for booklet: Run front cover page/7 with page 1 & 6 back to back. Run pages 5 & 2 with pages 3 & 4 back to back. Then insert in correct order and staple.