Cinco de Mayo Activities

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How to Make Maracas
How to Make Maracas
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How to Make Maracas
Want to build some homemade instruments? These maracas make a racket, and they couldn't be easier to make...
Kindergarten
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Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
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Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
Play loteria, a Mexican board game! Help your child make this fun and festive game to help her build her vocabulary and have a blast while she's at it.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Create a Mexican Inspired Yarn Picture
Create a Mexican Inspired Yarn Picture
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Create a Mexican Inspired Yarn Picture
Celebrate Mexican heritage and inspire creativity in your budding artist with this unique arts and crafts activity.
3rd grade
Social studies
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Flan Recipe
Flan Recipe
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Flan Recipe
Make some fabulously festive flan and get your child in the kitchen to teach him some tricks of the culinary trade as he makes this traditional Mexican treat.
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Salmon Tacos
Salmon Tacos
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Salmon Tacos
Let your child show off his culinary prowess as he whips up this nutritious and delicious salmon recipe!
5th grade
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Create a Tissue Paper Mexican Flag
Create a Tissue Paper Mexican Flag
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Create a Tissue Paper Mexican Flag
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with your child and teach her about Mexican heritage with this fun arts and crafts activity.
Kindergarten
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Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
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Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
To pay tribute to the ancient Mexican art of mosaics, your child can craft a colorful mosaic using old magazines, a paper plate and lots of imagination.
5th grade
Social studies
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Albondigas Soup Recipe
Albondigas Soup Recipe
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Albondigas Soup Recipe
This popular Mexican dish is perfect for any Cinco de Mayo celebration.
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Chicken Tortilla Soup
Chicken Tortilla Soup
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Chicken Tortilla Soup
A great recipe for a Cinco de Mayo party or any fiesta, any time of the year!
5th grade
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Sombrero Art
Sombrero Art
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Sombrero Art
Using dried beans and corn, foods that are prevalent in Mexican cuisine, your child will create three-dimensional sombrero art.
2nd grade
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Fiesta Napkin Rings
Fiesta Napkin Rings
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Fiesta Napkin Rings
Let your child add her creative touch to Cinco de Mayo celebrations by showing her how to make chili pepper napkin rings.
1st grade
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Ensalada de Nopalitos
Ensalada de Nopalitos
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Ensalada de Nopalitos
Be adventurous this Cinco de Mayo and give this simple recipe using pickled nopalitos a try!
2nd grade
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Guacamole
Guacamole
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Guacamole
The next time you are planning a Mexican-inspired menu, let your child contribute with a batch of this guacamole! Here's how.
3rd grade
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Mexican Noise Maker
Mexican Noise Maker
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Mexican Noise Maker
Your child can celebrate Mexican culture by making his very own percussion instrument using simple materials such as paper plates and tissue paper.
Preschool
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Make a Paper Bag Serape
Make a Paper Bag Serape
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Make a Paper Bag Serape
A serape is a long, blanket-like shawl worn over the shoulders. With a few simple materials, your child can fashion his very own serape!
Kindergarten
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Horchata
Horchata
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Horchata
Horchata is a very popular type of agua fresca, or fresh water, that is enjoyed throughout Mexico. Here's how to make your own!
4th grade
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Chicken Nachos
Chicken Nachos
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Chicken Nachos
Delicious nachos are easy and fun to make any day of the week. Here's how to master this easy nacho recipe.
1st grade
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Cinco de Mayo Activities

Celebrate the triumph of the Mexican spirit with these Cinco de Mayo activities. These Cinco de Mayo arts and crafts for kids facilitate cultural learning and give kids a chance to create artwork with interesting textures, from yarn paintings inspired by traditional Wixaritari arts to Frida Kahlo-esque self portraits. Ready for refreshments? For more cultural learning activities, browse the complete collection of community cultures activities.