The Day of the Dead is a Mexican tradition celebrated to remember the relatives or loved ones that have past away. it is observed back to back with Halloween and this unit of study has the purpose of exposing students to multicultural holidays.
*Information cards for both the Day of the Dead and Halloween
*Suggestions of books to read to students
*2 Know - Want to Know - Learned chart for both Day of the Dead and Halloween
*Day of the Dead altar labeled and another one in blank for students to label
*Venn Diagram to compare and contrast both traditions
*Map of Latin America for students to identify countries where both traditions are observed
*2 word search activities, one for each tradition.
Visit my blog to learn how to use the unit: http://missdonaji.blogspot.com/2013/10/day-of-dead-halloween.html