Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos

Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
Day of the Dead & “Coco” Walkaround Activity & 5E Lesson - Día de los Muertos
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Students LOVE analyzing Pixar’s movie, “Coco”, to learn more about the traditions and celebrations of the Day of the Dead! This engaging walkaround lesson is full of entertaining activities that connect the holiday to your curriculum standards!

Introduce the lesson with a Mexico memory game warm-up and fun facts video quiz. Next, students analyze the traditions seen in Coco during the walkaround activity. Finish with a fun handout where students create secret recipes that explain how to make a “Day of the Dead” celebration. Watching "Coco" is not necessary, but the materials could accompany the movie if shown in class. The complete 5-E guided bundle has everything you need for a truly fun and unforgettable lesson!

5-E Guided Lesson

  • Engage: Mexico Memory Game Warm-up Activity
  • Explore: “5 Things You Didn’t Know About Day of the Dead”- T/F Quiz & Video Clip
  • Explain: Background information and pictures
  • Elaborate: Day of the Dead in Pixar’s Coco Walkaround Activity with 9 Posters
  • Evaluate: "Coco" Music Videos and Secret Recipe Worksheet

Your Purchase Includes Editable & PDF Copies:

  • Guided 5-E Lesson
  • 9 Info Posters for the Walkaround Activity
  • Student Walkaround Worksheet
  • Answer Key
  • Summative Worksheet
  • Teacher Quick Reference Guide

Aligned with Social Studies Standards: CCSS, TEKS, ELPS, and NCSS grades 5-8

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Write routinely over extended time frames (time for reflection and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Draw evidence from informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.
Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
Interpret information presented in diverse media and formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) and explain how it contributes to a topic, text, or issue under study.
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Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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