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The Spanish Holiday "Day Of The Dead"

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TRANSCRIPTFILEDayoftheDead.doc
XtranormalDayoftheDead.mp4

Creator:

Sychem Butler, 8th grade

Kim Knight, Business Education Teacher


School/Organization:

Childersburg Middle School

Business Education Department

Talladega County Schools

Overview:

This video puts a modern spin on the meaning behind the holiday the Day of the Dead.  Students will broaden their world view by experiencing an important holiday to Spanish speaking cultures. Students will learn the purpose behind Day of the Dead and how it is celebrated.  This video was created for a technology competition in Business Technology Applications.  It was used to provide business education students with a new 21st century technology tool and a global view of their world.


Length: 02:41

Aligned to the following ALEX lesson plan:

Experiencing The Day of the Dead

Content Areas: English/Language Arts

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

[LOE] ML1 (9-12) 10: Identify typical activities and events of a target culture.

National/Other Standards:

NL-FL.K-12.2 CULTURES

Gain knowledge and understanding of other cultures

Students demonstrate an understanding of a cultural holiday and the meaning behind it's celebration.

 


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