This file contains 3 readings related to Día de los Muertos. The first cultural reading is about the Monarch Butterfly migration. The second cultural reading is specifically about Day of the Dead. The third cultural reading is about All Saint's Day. All readings are editable and include video links to use as part of your cultural observation and conversation.
Two song activities are included. The song Calaverita by Santa Cecilia includes a short reading about the history of Day of the Dead, a pre-listening activity, and a cloze listening focused on vocabulary related to the Day of the Dead Celebration.
The second song, Mi novio es un zombi is a song more geared towards Halloween, but it's a great way to keep the conversation going! This file includes a word-recognition activity, along with lyric illustrations, and two cloze activities (one focused on the verbs SER and ESTAR, and the other focused on Present Tense verbs).