This is a reading activity for Spanish class about La Semana Santa / Las Pascuas in Spain and Mexico. It is also a good emergency substitute activity to keep handy in your sub folder. It can be used any time in April. It includes three articles related to Holy Week and Easter traditions in those two countries. Comprehension questions follow each article. Also included is a crossword puzzle featuring some of the terms from the articles.
The articles are in English, so this can easily be used at any level and you can confidently leave it with a sub. A key is included.
Also check out my Semana Santa puzzles pack that features over 40 words related to La Semana Santa and Las Pascuas:La Semana Santa Puzzles Pack
Key words: la semana santa, holy week, spain, mexico, easter, spanish, la pascua, las pascuas