If one haunted holiday isn't enough for you, then the "I Know Dia de los Muertos" is just the pack for you. This product pack is filled with reading selections and printables to help enhance your students' understanding of a Mexican holiday that is gaining popularity all over the world!
We've studied Dia de los Muertos in my class for several years now. I love being able to integrate some of the culture of my ESL students! It's also timed perfectly to allow some interesting comparisons between Dia de los Muertos and Halloween.
"I Know Dia de los Muertos" includes:
I Know Diá de Muertos : a non-fiction reading comprehension text.
The Symbols of Diá de Muertos : a non-fiction reading comprehension text.
Making Words: Diá de Muertos create new words from Diá de Muertos
Colorful Calaveras: design and color a Calaveras mask
Spin a Skull: creating a Calaveras using dice
Diá de Muertos Vocabulary Puzzles: Students will write definitions for topic related words and complete puzzles
Comparing Haunting Holidays: Diá de los Muertos & Halloween: graphic organizer w/writing extension
Just For Fun: Color pages and 2 kid crafts (edible tombstones & papel picado)
Weblinks: Video clips for kids, an online read aloud, & some teacher info links
This product correlates to the following Common Core Standards: RI.3.1, RI.3.9, RI.3.4, W.3.2
If you have any questions about this product, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Becky Blair@ Eclectic Elementary