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ERIC Number: ED449077
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 34
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Celebrating Mexico. Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 2000 (Mexico and Guatemala).
Myers, Erin
This curriculum unit introduces students in grades K-8 to an important Mexican holiday, the Day of the Dead (November 2). The unit provides an overview of the celebration and is divided into two lessons: (1) "Classroom Altar" (with seven typical art and food preparation activities); and (2) "Day of the Dead Procession" (with five arts and crafts activities). Each activity gives complete step-by-step instructions on how to make the arts and crafts and how to prepare the food, including time allotment, materials needed, anticipatory set, procedure, and resources. (BT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Center for International Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Mexico