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94 day of the dead

Day of the Dead

The Day of the Dead may sound like a morbid holiday, but it is actually a happy Mexican festival that is becoming popular around the world. In this lesson, students learn about this interesting holiday that helps people remember and honor lost loved ones.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1–1.5 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • loved one
  • altar
  • gravesite
  • deceased
  • pass away
  • soul
  • prosperity
  • morbid
  • intangible
  • commercialized
Grammar
  • confusing verbs (ensure/ assure/ insure)