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Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto is a warm and funny holiday story about a family tradition with a surprising twist. The story is a great read-aloud for a classroom or school library. Several enrichment activities are included in this packet. The book is NOT included with this purchase.
Activities in this package:
*Recipe, Materials List, Procedural Steps for making tamales in the classroom
*How-To Procedural Writing to write about how to make tamales
*Sequencing/Retelling and Story Elements to review the story
*Craftivity to learn to layer and fold a tamale
*Ring Activities to reinforce the problem in the story
*Making Connections Writing to write about personal experiences similar to the story
*Come to a Tamalada to culminate the unit with a cultural experience
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