ERIC Number: EJ726416
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Nov-1
Remembering Important People On The Day Of The Dead
Curriculum Review, v45 n3 p9 Nov 2005
This article describes a project that can help students learn more about historic figures-or remember lost loved ones--with this Day of the Dead project from Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. The purpose is to remember the wonderful things the person did, and to celebrate his or her life. Directions for construction, as well as a suggested list of materials, images, and other objects that can be gathered for the ofreda is provided. Ideas for class discussion are also offered.
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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