Mexico For Kids
 
     

 

 

Mexico - official site - http://en.presidencia.gob.mx/

Mexico for Kids from Pocantico Hills
   http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/mexico/mexico.htm
  
Fun Things to do online - http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/mexico/activities.htm
  
The Pinata - http://www.mexconnect.com/mex_/travel/wdevlin/wdpinatahistory.html

CIA World Factbook
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mx.html

KidsKonnect - http://www.kidskonnect.com/component/content/article/26-places/countriesplaces/322-mexico.html

Library of Congress -
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/mxtoc.html

Mexico elementary talking e-book
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/elibrary/mexico-the-country.html

National Geographic - Discovering Mexico - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/mexico/
       http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/places/find/mexico/
                                    
Time For Kids - About Mexico
http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/mexico

A to Z Kids Stuff - http://www.atozkidsstuff.com/mexico.html

Ancient Mexico - http://ancientweb.org/explore/country/Mexico

Flag of Mexico plus facts
 
http://fotw.fivestarflags.com/mx.html
  http://www.inside-mexico.com/flag.htm

Mexican flag jigsaw puzzle - http://www.surfnetkids.com/games/mexico-utjs.htm

Geography: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Mexico

History: http://www.geographia.com/mexico/mexicohistory.htm
          http://www.mexconnect.com/mex_/history.html
          
http://www.kathimitchell.com/mesoamericans.htm#Aztecs
          
http://www.kathimitchell.com/mesoamericans.htm#Mayas

Holidays: Christmas in Mexico - http://holidays.kaboose.com/christmas/traditions/mexico/xmas-around-mexico.html
                                   http://www.santas.net/mexicanchristmas.htm
                                   http://www.inside-mexico.com/featurenavidad.htm

 
         Cinco de Mayo - http://www.theholidayzone.com/cinco/index.html
                              http://latinamericanhistory.about.com/od/thehistoryofmexico/p/10cincodemayobasics.htm

           Games - http://holidays.kaboose.com/cinco-de-mayo/index.html/tab30509#tabcontent_30509
                     http://www.kaboose.com/HideTheseForNow/cinco-print.html

 
         Recipes - http://www.tabasco.com/tabasco-recipes/recipe-collections/cinco-de-mayo-recipes/
                      http://recipes.kaboose.com/mexican-recipes.html
                      http://mexicanfood.about.com/od/resources/a/cincodemayomenu.htm

Language:
    Little Explorers English-Spanish dictionary - http://www.littleexplorers.com/Spanish/

    Spanish words with pronunciations - http://www.123teachme.com/learn_spanish/spanish_for_children
    Spanish Language activities and printable books - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/spanish.shtml

    Spanish words - http://www.learnspanishtoday.com/learning_module/grammar.htm
    Pronunciation - http://www.studyspanish.com/pronunciation/


Lesson Plans and Activities for Teachers:

A2Z Teacher Stuff -http://atozteacherstuff.com/Themes/Mexico/

A Close Look at Mexico - http://www.cis.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/1997/1/97.01.04.x.html

About Mexico - http://www.42explore2.com/mexico.htm

CyberHunt - http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/reproducibles/instructor/cyberhunt/0901/cyberhuntkids.html

DLTK - http://www.dltk-kids.com/world/mexico/

Foods of Mexico - http://www.aztecgardens.com/foods.html
                     http://www.travelnotes.cc/cozumel/links/restaurants/foods.html
                     http://www.aztecgardens.com/

     Glossary of Mexican foods and cooking terms
       http://lomexicano.com/mexicanfoodrecipeglossary.htm
    
Mexican food lesson -
       http://lessonplanspage.com/ssomdmexicanfood5-htm/


Geography
  Text - http://worldfacts.us/Mexico-geography.htm
  Lesson Plan -
http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/geo_mexico/
  The Learning Channel - http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/pdf/geo_mexico/geo_mexico.pdf
 

Mexico: Our Neighbor to the South - geography, history, culture
  http://www.fcschools.net/ESL/lessons/mexicounit/Mexicounit.html

Mexico Mini-Unit for K-2 - http://fga.freac.fsu.edu/academy/k1mexico.htm
 

Mexican artists - http://www.mexconnect.com/mex_/arts.html
                   http://www.artcyclopedia.com/nationalities/Mexican.html
      Diego Rivera - http://www.diegorivera.com/index.php
      
Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art - http://www.nmai.si.edu/exhibitions/gm/html_eng.html
      Mexican Folk Art - Hearst Museum - http://hearstmuseum.berkeley.edu/outreach/pdfs/mexican_folk_art.pdf
 

Mexican Crafts - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/mexico/
  
Ojo de Dios - http://www.caron-net.com/kidfiles/kidsapr.html

Mexican flag printout
 
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/school/Mexico/Flagprintout.shtml

Mexican folk tales from Nancy Keane - http://nancykeane.com/rl/682.htm

Magic Tales of Mexico - http://www.g-world.org/magictales/
Myths and Stories - http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/kids/about/html/myths/home.html

Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries - essays, games, timelines, lessons
http://www.humanities-interactive.org/splendors/

Mexican Music - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Mexico
    Maracas -
http://www.dltk-kids.com/world/mexico/mexican_maracas.htm
   
National Anthem - http://www.geocities.com/TheTropics/8106/Anthems/mexico.htm

Mr. Donn's Lessons on Mexico -
 http://k12west.mrdonn.org/Mexico.html

 

National Geographic Society -
  
http://www3.nationalgeographic.com/places/countries/country_mexico_cntry.html
   http://www.nationalgeographic.com/insights/mexico/
  
http://worldmusic.nationalgeographic.com/worldmusic/view/page.basic/country/content.country/mexico_15

   http://www.nationalgeographic.com/mexico/

Meet the Neighbors Lesson Plan - http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson234.shtml  

Spanish Language - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/spanish.shtml

 

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