Biblical Thought: Who made the food of Mexico?

Bible Verse

English

Psalm 126:3 The Lord has done great things for us, and we are filled with joy.

Spanish

Salmos 126:3 Grandes cosas hizo el Señor por nosotros por eso estamos alegres.

Vocabulary

  1. Comida – food
  2. Bebida – drink or beverage
  3. Beber – to drink
  4. Chocolate 
  5. Cacao – cocoa
  6. Tortilla 
  7. Chile
  8. Postres – desserts
  9. Muñeca – doll 
  10. Bebeleche – hopscotch
  11. Baldero – cup and ball toy
  12. Trompo – spinning top
  13. Lotería – bingo
Videos we will watch:

Mexican Grandparents & kids sing the chocolate song and prepare it/Abuelos y niños en México cantan canción del chocolate y lo preparan

Girl making tortillas by hand/Torteando desde niña (30 seconds)

Songs the teacher might sing:

On the bridge to Avignon/Sobre el Puente de Avignon

I have a doll dressed in blue/Tengo una muñeca vestida de azul

Little tortillas for mom/Tortillitas para mamá
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Suggested activitiesFor all: Make a Balero–Mexican toy

Add to your celebration with this fun and easy Balero Cinco De Mayo Activity. Have fun while learning about the Mexican Holiday and creating this traditional ball in a cup game.