This is an activity about El Día de los Muertos that can be used anytime during October or November or as a starter for your Day of the Dead unit. It is also a good emergency substitute plan to keep handy in your folder!
This packet includes three articles related to Day of the Dead and altars. Comprehension questions following each article. After reading the articles and answering questions, students fill out a Venn diagram to compare and contrast Day of the Dead with Halloween. Also included is a crossword puzzle featuring some of the terms from the articles.
If you're looking for more Day of the Dead activities, check out my puzzles pack: