Christmas in Mexico Unit Study and Activity Pack – Updated for Christmas 2020 (Calendars reflect December 2020 to August 2021).
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This fun-filled Mexican Christmas cultural project was designed with kindergarten through 3rd graders in mind, but will be appreciated by older children as well.
A variety of activities are included to reinforce Christmas Around the World with specific emphasis on Christmas in Mexico.
Your kids will learn the history behind Las Posadas, with traditions that continue today in Mexico, Guatemala and the Southwest
Full vocabulary list with definitions included as well as a variety of worksheets.
Teach your kids about the Legend of the Poinsettia, what Nacimiento is.
Kids will learn new vocabulary words in English and in Spanish, and will be introduced to the special foods that are eaten during this time period.
The clip art pictures included in this Christmas in Mexico Unit Study are brilliantly colored. And there are lots of black and white pictures to color as well.
Kids will learn about the Mexican Flag as well as important holiday dates on the Mexican calendar. Gorgeous, printable calendars for December 2020 through August 2021 are also included.
In addition, numerous links are included for further study and to obtain tasty recipes for a special Mexican Christmas meal.
Clickable Table of Contents, background information, references, and answer keys are provided for the teacher.
pdf downloadable file, 55 pages