Spanish Traditions Teacher Resources

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Sharing Traditions

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students discover the impact of cultural intolerance in their own lives. Using the information from other cultures, they compare and contrast their own to the ones they are unfamiliar with and report their findings to the class....
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My Spanish Christmas

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders research Spanish Christmas customs on the interent and role play in their writing their findings in an essay. They teacher provides a list of web addresses for the students to locate information on and from that their...
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Traditions of Spain

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students examine the different Spanish customs. They compare and contrast customs found in the United States verses those found in Spain. They participate in a game in Spanish over what they have discovered from the lesson.
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Cities and Countries

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Part of studying Spanish is learning about the customs, food, and traditions of other countries. Use the links provided (and some of your own) to study Venezuela, Uruguay, Guatemala, and Peru. Elementary learners will get a glimpse of...
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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Kindergarteners examine Hispanic culture in this lesson plan from Scholastic. They identify and describe things that represent Hispanic culture as part of a whole class discussion before moving to the computer to practice Spanish...
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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage for Grades 2-5

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students investigate the culture of Hispanic Americans and their gifts to the world.  In this Hispanic Heritage lesson, students discover famous Latin Americans and identify the numerous Spanish speaking countries.  Students collaborate...
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El Cinco de Mayo

For Teachers 10th - 12th
What are we celebrating when we celebrate Cinco de Mayo? Use this plan the week before the celebration to shed light on the history behind the holiday. There's an informative text included, but consider translating it into Spanish. That...
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People of Spain

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students explore Spain. In this Spanish culture lesson, students listen to a guest speaker talk about Spanish customs. Students watch a video about Spain as well. Students write essays about Spain.
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In My Family/En Mi Familia

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students explore language arts by reading a story in class. In this Spanish culture lesson, students read the book In My Family and discuss the characters, plot and settings. Students analyze the voice in the story and write their own...
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Appreciating Diversity: A Multicultural Lesson Based on the Traditional Clothing of the Maya

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students compare the traditional Mayan clothing to their everyday clothing. In this multicultural appreciation lesson, students look at images of traditional Mayan clothing and discuss its importance.
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INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI MUSIC

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students experience Mariachi music. In this music appreciation lesson, students study the instruments used to make this type of music. Students listen to Mariachi music and practice pronouncing the Spanish lyrics. Students work in...
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Further Exploration - Exploring the California Missions

For Teachers 4th - 5th Standards
How did Native Californians and Franciscans influence one another in early California? Learners analyze a few cultural pieces to examine the impact that integration had on Franciscan and Native Californian culture.
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Comparing Cultural Holidays

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Learners discover facts about the Mexican holiday, Day of the Dead. In this compare and contrast lesson, students explore Halloween and the Day of the Dead. Learners create an alter to memorialize a family member or friend that has...
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Dia de los Muertos: Celebrating and Remembering

For Teachers K - 2nd
Help scholars understand the history, geography, traditions, and art of Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. Find background information for your reference as well as a detailed cross-curricular lesson plan. Learners compare...
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La Las Posadas PowerPoint

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students discover the holiday traditions of Mexico.  In this World Culture lesson, students read aloud and observe pictures of the Mexican tradition Las Posadas.  Students view content on PowerPoint and create their very own poinsettias...
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Everybody Fiesta: A Unit on Hispanic Celebrations

For Teachers 3rd - 9th
Students examine the various types of celebrations in the Hispanic culture. Using the internet, they research customs and traditions of the culture and identify important members of society who are hispanic. They are also introduced to...
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Christmas in Hispanic Countries Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students select a Hispanic country and explore the cultural Christmas traditions. Through the use of the internet and other printed sources, students complete research and write a report describing the traditions. They design a...
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Hanal Pixan

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students research the culture of Mexico. In this Mexican culture instructional activity, students view a PowerPoint presentation about the culture of Mexico and the students take notes. Students write an essay about what they have learned.
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The Cajuns: Natives with a Difference!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine the immigrant experiences of various culture groups. Using this information, they work together to compare and contrast these experiences with those of the Cajuns. As a class, they define ethnic group and research the...
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Carnival Celebrations: Masks and Vejigantes

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore Carnival. In this Puerto Rico Carnival lesson, students discover the history of the cultural celebration as well as the significance of the elaborate masks worn for the festivities. Students create their own Carnival masks.
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Be an Archaeologist

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students use maps, photographs, oral histories, letters, newspapers, and other primary sources to research the exploration of New Mexico. In this New Mexico lesson plan, students pretend to be archaeologists and view how the economies...
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Las Posadas Powerpoint

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students research and discuss the holiday of Las Posadas celebrated in Mexico. In this Las Posadas lesson plan, students research books, answer questions, make a poinsettia, and discuss as a class.
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Mexican Holidays

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers celebrate Mexican holidays. In this global studies lesson, students collaborate to research the Day of the Dead and Cinco de Mayo. Middle schoolers present their findings about the holidays and host classroom celebrations.

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