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Latin American Teachers Workshop “Day of the Dead History & Art Workshop"

Event Type
Professional Development
Topic
latin american teachers workshop
Sponsor
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, National Museum of Mexican Art
Location
101 International Studies Building. 910 S. Fifth St, Champaign IL 61820
Date
Oct 7, 2017   12:00 - 3:00 pm  
Speaker
Paula Santos, National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago.
Registration
Registration
Contact
Alejandra Seufferheld
E-Mail
amsseu@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)

Professional Development K-12 Latin American Teachers Workshop

“Day of the Dead History  &  Art Workshop” 

 Learn about the history, traditions and art of Day of the Dead with the National Museum of Mexican Art.
 Teachers will be introduced to the origins of celebrations in various regions of Mexico, as well as the imagery and symbolism of the day.
 Participants will learn about arts integration strategies in the classroom, receive curricular resources related to Day of the Dead, and the session will include a workshop on making miniofrendas (altars).

 

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