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Dia de los Muertos Word Wall Vocabulary Cards

PDF | 2 pages|Grades: K, 1 - 7

Dia de los Muertos Word Wall vocabulary cards to teach your students about cultural activities around the world.

Print out these Dia de los Muertos Word Wall vocabulary cards and cut them along the line. Stick them up around your room to immerse your students in the content specific vocabulary.

There is a blank sheet provided at the end for any extra words that your students may want to add.

Words include:

ofrenda, offerings, dead, pan de muerto, bread, cempazuchitl, yellow, marigolds, calaveras, iced sugar skulls, cascarones, egg shells, papel picado, Mexican, paper cutting, copal, incense, dia de los muertos, Day of the Dead, festival, beginning, thousands of years ago, altar, el panteon, fiesta, skeleton, las velas, candles, hell, heaven, earth, petals, happiness, October 31, November 1, children, adult, sand sculptures, pre-hispanic, bells

Dia de los Muertos Cards Vocabulary

ofrenda offerings dead
pan de muerto bread cempazuchitl
yellow marigolds calaveras
iced sugar skulls cascarones egg shells
papel picado Mexican paper cutting
copal incense dia de los muertos
Day of the Dead festival beginning
thousands of years ago altar el panteon
fiesta skeleton las velas
candles hell heaven
earth petals happiness
October 31 November 1 children
adult sand sculptures pre-hispanic
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