México Lessons

An Introduction to México

Subjects: Geography, History, Social Studies
Suitable for: Grades 3-5

Overview: Students will learn about the history, geography, and cultural heritage of México. Download lesson & standards

En La Cocina / Local Flavors

Subjects: English Language Art, Social Studies
Suitable for: Grades 3-5

Overview: Students identify specific features for procedural writing (in this case, a recipe) and will evaluate sample recipes using criteria. Students investigate food from different parts of the world and make connections between the ingredients used and local culture(s) and products. Download lesson and standards.

Teotihuacán / Landmarks

Subjects: Arts Ed, English Language Arts, Geography, World History
Suitable for: Grades 3-5

Overview: Students identify defining features of a “landmark” and differentiate between natural and man-made landmarks. Students investigate and create a visitor’s brochure to share information about their chosen landmark with others. Download lesson & standards.