ERIC Number: ED172559
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
La Artesania Mexicana (Mexican Handicrafts).
This booklet contains instructions in English and Spanish for making eleven typical Mexican craft articles. The instructions are accompanied by pen-and-ink drawings. The objects are (1) "La Rosa" (The Rose); (2) "El Crisantemo" (The Chrysanthemum); (3) "La Amapola" (The Poppy); (4) "Ojos de Dios" (God's Eyes); (5) "Ojitos con dos caras" (Two-Sided Eyes); (6) "El Collar" (Necklace); (7) "El Anillo" (The Ring); (8) "El Sol" (The Sun); (9) "El Huipil"; (10) "La Pinata" and (11) "El Tapiz de lana" (Wool Tapestry). A Spanish-English vocabulary and two suggestions for further reading complete the volume. (AMH)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Materials, Cultural Education, Culture, Elementary Secondary Education, Folk Culture, Guides, Handicrafts, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Mexicans, Postsecondary Education, Spanish
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, New York, NY.