1. A Cultural Celebration

Source: Maya & Miguel

Explore the Mexican ritual of Dia de Los Muertos or the Day of the Dead, and make sugar skulls by using math measurements and artistic expression. Use conversational English and Spanish (or a student's own native language) vocabulary.

Grade Level: K-2, 3-5

Subjects: Math, Social Studies

Topics: Measurement. Cultural Studies: Latino American/Chicano Studies.

Resource Type: Lesson Plan

2. Our Country's Hispanic Heritage

Source: Maya & Miguel

Learn important facts relating to Hispanic culture and identify four important Hispanic Americans and their contributions to the United States. Identify the relative location of the U.S. to Spanish-speaking countries like Cuba, Puerto Rico and Mexico.

Grade Level: K-2, 3-5

Subjects: Social Studies

Topics: Cultural Studies: Latin/South American. Cultural Studies: Latino American/Chicano Studies. Geography.

Resource Type: Lesson Plan