Celebrating Cinco de Mayo can be such a fun day for kids to learn about another culture and to try out some new yummy recipes! Try one of these Fun Cinco de Mayo Ideas for Kids perfect for celebrating the Mexican holiday!
Fun Cinco de Mayo Ideas for Kids | Learning About Culture
Cinco de Mayo is not about adults going out and having a good time. It’s a celebrated Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla. A holiday celebrated in parts of Mexico and the United States in honor of a military victory in 1862 over the French forces of Napoleon III.
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How To Make 5 de Mayo Fun For Kids
5 de Mayo is a fun day to teach kids about other cultures with some crafts, games, and some yummy recipes! What better way to learn about a country or culture, than a hands-on lesson?
- Piñata Suncatchers by Inner Child Fun
- Sombreros by Welcome to Room 36
- A Colourful Ojo de Dios by Canadian Family
- Mariachi guitars and corn tortillas by Patties Classroom
- Mexican Folk Art for Kids by Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
- Make a Paper Bag Serape by Education.com
- Cinco de Mayo Fun by We Have Aars
- Musical Maracas by Macaroni Kid Palm Beach Gardens-Jupiter
- Paper Flower by Kids Activities Blog
- Paper Sack Piñata by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom
- How to make a Lucha Libre mask by happythought
- Cinco de Mayo Slushies by Stockpiling Moms
- Paper Bag Donkeys by A Mess for Less
- Taco- Fun Activity for Kids by JDaniel4’s Mom
- Mexican Flag Craft by Artsy Momma
- How To Make Mini Tissue Paper Flowers by Tikkido
- Cinco de Mayo Party Printables by Me And My Inklings
- Taco Card Box by Artsy Fartsy Mama
- Cinco de Mayo Skip Counting Puzzles by Simple Fun For Kids
I hope you find some great inspiration to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year with this awesome list of activities and crafts. My girls love learning about new cultures and countries. Especially if they get to do hands-on activities like crafts, creating recipes, and fun games.
What ideas do you have to celebrate Cinco de Mayo?