Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Halloween compare contrast
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Halloween compare contrast

2,498

Published on

Published in: Education, Spiritual, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
2,498
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Halloween Compare and Contrast with the Information on Dia de los Muertos for Grade 8
  • 2. Task • First, explore the WebQuest on Dia de los Muertos and answer the 15 questions on the worksheet. Take note as you read. • Next, read through the following websites on the history of Halloween. Take notes as you read. • Lastly, write a compare/contrast essay comparing and contrasting the Mexican holiday of Dia de los Muertos with the United States holiday of Halloween.
  • 3. Your Paper Should… • Have an introductory paragraph. • Describe fully the holiday of Días de los Muertos. • Describe fully how Halloween came to be the way it is now. • Describe how Días de los Muertos and Halloween are different. • Describe how Días de los Muertos and Halloween are the same. • Have a conclusion paragraph.
  • 4. The Story of Halloween http://www.holidays.net/halloween/story.htm
  • 5. The History of Halloween http://www.theholidayspot.com/halloween/history.htm
  • 6. The Real Origins of Halloween http://www.neopagan.net/Halloween-Origins.html
  • 7. America’s Story of Halloween http://www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/modern/jb_modern_hallowen_1.html
  • 8. Rubric • The rubric for grading follows this presentation.

×