Celebrating Cinco de Mayo can be such a fun day for kids to learn about another culture and try out some new yummy recipes! Here are 15 Fun Cinco de Mayo Ideas for Kids perfect for celebrating the Mexican holiday!
15 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 honour of a military victory in 1862 over the French forces of Napoleon III.
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
- Cinco de Mayo Craft–Musical Maracas by Macaroni Kid Palm Beach Gardens-Jupiter
- Cinco de Mayo: Make a 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
- Cinco De Mayo Taco- Fun Activity for Kids by JDaniel4’s Mom
- Mexican Flag Craft by Artsy Momma
Hope you find some great inspiration to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year!
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