Día de los Muertos


Instructions: You will listen to the video as a group. As you listen, write down meaningful words that you recognized from the video. Meaningful words means nouns, verbs, adjectives... not articles like "la" and such.

ACTIVITY. Answer each question below. Switch questions to Spanish.

  1. _____________________________________________________________________ What month is the Day of the Dead?
  2. _____________________________________________________________________ The Day of the Dead celebrates the Day of All the Dead and the Day of All ____.
  3. _____________________________________________________________________ What is put on a table as part of the offering?
  4. _____________________________________________________________________ What does LOVED ONE mean?
  5. _____________________________________________________________________ What does the shredded paper represent?
  6. _____________________________________________________________________ What does she put in the offering for the thirst of the soul?
  7. _____________________________________________________________________ What does fire represent in the offering?
  8. _____________________________________________________________________ What does the food represent?
  9. _____________________________________________________________________ What food is made specifically for this day?
  10. _____________________________________________________________________ What is the name of the black and white skull with the elegant hat that Diana shows?
  11. _____________________________________________________________________ Where does she put the big calaca during the party?