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Cinco de Mayo Arts, Crafts, Lessons and Activities
Lillian Foxx's maraca making lesson results in the pleasure of discovery and accomplishment. Here learn how to make maracas using balloons and flour paste. [read more]
MARACAS & SHAKERS K-8
Maracas were originally made from the dried shells of gourds with beads or beans inside. This lesson shows you how to make maracas out of papier mache or paper cups. [read more]
MEXICAN METAL TOOLING Gr. 4-6
With this lesson from Margaret Morales, students will express ideas about Mexico using metal tooling techniques and the elements of art and principles of design.
MESOAMERICAN CODEX BOOKS Gr. 5
Here, students will learn about Ancient Mesoamericans as they create a wonderful piece of historical art. Art Educator Amy Shapley walks you and your kinderartists through the steps.
PAPER BAG OR FABRIC PONCHO
Have yourself a special day complete with Mexican food and Mexican clothes like brightly colored ponchos. [read more]
Complete instructions on how to make a pinata using balloons and papier mache. Perfect for Cinco de Mayo celebrations! From Wendy Payne. [read more]
YARN PAINTING (OFRENDAS) Gr. 4-8
The Huichol Indians of Mexico are known for their yarn paintings.
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Volume Two (Seasonal Images) includes sixty (60) coloring pages including: Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day/Veterans Day and Christmas.
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Celebrate! It's Cinco De Mayo
by Janice Levy
A very simple history of the holiday is interspersed with the story of a young boy celebrating Cinco de Mayo with his family.
This bilingual book features a section with "find what's missing" pictures and simple crafts perfect for any child's Cinco de Mayo celebration. Loretta Lopez's engaging and cheerful pictures complement Janice Levy's child-friendly introduction to this important Mexican holiday.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Mexican Hat Dance
by F. Isabel Campoy
As students prepare to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, they practice a Mexican dance and try their best not to step on the hat. Includes an informative section about Cinco de Mayo.
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