The Day of Dead Celebration Unit
Explore the Art and Culture of the Dia le los Muertos
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Learn about the cultural significance of the the Day of the Dead celebration....
- Suggestions for children's books about the Day of the Dead
- Bilingual books about the celebration
- Activity and coloring books about Dia de los Muertos
- One page Dia de los Muertos printable to jumpstart conversation or check for student understanding
Printable Sugar Skull Masks...
- A printable lesson packet
- Five printable sugar skull mask templates
Printable sugar skulls are made to be masks but are just as fun as coloring pages. Choose from the highly decorative version or the let your kids draw their own sugar skull details in the blank version.
Sugar Skull Painting Lesson...
-Printable lesson pack
-Step by step directions, with pictures, for each step of the lesson
Plus a video lesson.....
-Step by step directions
-A safe, ad free art lesson to share anywhere
-This video lesson can't be found anywhere else on KTC
-Downloadable video file- save the lesson to your own device and share with your own students
DIY Nicho Frames....
-Printable lesson pack with step by step directions and pictures
-PDF of skull images perfectly sized for these nicho frames
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I'm a former public school art teacher turned homeschool mama to my own four.
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