This reading is about how Mother's Day is celebrated in Mexico. It talks about the customs surrounding the holiday as well as how it is celebrated i.e. gifts, songs, a visit to church, going out for dinner etc.
This reading is in the present tense and is preceded by a glossary of new vocabulary. It is followed by five comprehension questions in Spanish.
The second page includes two short writing sections for in class or homework asking students to describe in Spanish their favorite family activities and how their mother or father helps them every day.
Activity idea: After reading this handout, students can discuss how they celebrate Mother's Day in their own family.