25 Latino Craft Projects (Celebrating Culture in Your by Ana-Elba Pavon

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By Ana-Elba Pavon

Latin American celebrations--rich in cultural importance and Latin history--present possibilities through the calendar 12 months to arrive out to all populations with attractive courses and actions. The easy-to-organize initiatives during this e-book are geared up round vital Latino vacation trips and are encouraged by way of artesenfas (Latino people paintings) traditions which have been handed down from iteration to iteration. And, simply because each one undertaking is tied to literature, young children get the studying malicious program early! With greater than seventy five specified illustrations and step by step directions for making mask, cornhusk dolls, beads, paper plant life, pinatas, and Incan headdresses, the inventive actions during this e-book do not require pricey or unique fabrics. additionally incorporated are effortless recipes for such delectables as tamales and gorditas. each one bankruptcy contains an job for preschoolers, after-schoolers (over 6 years old), and households (all ages). comparable assets assist you to show every one craft venture right into a entire software by means of incorporating songs, poems, and books.

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4. Glue one white star above the white strip of paper. Glue the rest of the white stars below the white strip of construction paper. Write “ORDEM E PROGRESSO” in blue capital letters on the white strip of paper. 3. Glue the semiarched white strip of construction paper above the middle of the blue circle. CHILE Blue 6ЉЉ ϫ 6ЉЉ White Star in Center White 18ЉЉ ϫ 12ЉЉ Background (it goes underneath—others are glued on top of white paper) Red 18ЉЉ ϫ 6ЉЉ The white star on Chile’s flag stands for progress and honor.

The details vary, but on the night of January 5, children shine their shoes, write letters to the Three Kings asking for gifts, and gather grass or hay and water for the Three Kings’ camels. The next morning, January 6, the children wake up to find their gifts. A parade or a party might occur later in the day. Some prepare a Three Kings’ Bread cake shaped like a ring, with a tiny baby doll symbolizing the baby Jesus baked inside, for the day’s celebrations. The person who finds the baby doll in his or her piece of cake is obligated to host a party on February 2, Candlemas (or Día de la Candelaria).

4. Fold one end in order to place it inside the other open end. 5. Repeat instruction number 2, but wrap only around the ends. This will hold the crown together. 6. Use a bowl or round balloon to create a papiermâché half dome. Use three or four layers of newspaper strips wet with engrudo to form the dome and to make it strong enough to stand upright. 7. Lift the half dome. Tuck the crown inside the half dome. 10. Let dry. This may take a couple of hours or as little as half an hour in direct sunlight.

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