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Mexico<br />Juliana, Galen, Gia, Gordon, <br />Hase, Willis, and John<br />
Mexican Holidays, Fiestas, Work, and Leisure.<br />Juliana<br />
14 National Holidays<br />
Another name for  Cinco de Mayo is Batalla de Puebla and Battle of Puebla.<br />
Cinco de Mayo is one of the most important holidays in Mexico.<br />
We have some of the same holidays…<br />Mother’s Day,<br />New Year’s Day are some of them<br />
Mexicans have a lot of fiestas.<br />
Mexican   Food<br />Galen<br />
Corn is very popular in Mexico<br />
Some well known foods include…<br />
Tacos, enchiladas, tamales, and quesadillas<br />
Other famous foods<br />
flautas<br />
chalupas<br />
For 2 months starting in mid-August…<br />
A special food is served called…<br />
Chile en nogeda<br />
The ingredients include<br />Ground pork stuffing<br />Chili<br />Decorated with seeds sauce, and parsley<br />To make the...
Mexican Markets<br />
If a shopper is not happy they can move to the next market<br />
The seller yells the prices and the payers go to the one they are willing to pay<br />
Friendly people give and take haggling over prices<br />
Old markets face super markets<br />
Near by is the Mercado with rows of stalls. They sell fresh meat, fish, fruits,  and vegetables<br />
Pictures by Google<br />
Mexico’s Sports<br />John Kerrison<br />
Mexico’s second leading team in baseball is…<br />
In Ancient Mexico they played a game. If they win, their captain’s head gets chopped off <br />
Basketball is a city sport in Mexico.<br />
In Mexico they play football but they have to pay for the equipment so very few play<br />
People believe that the best sport there is boxing.<br />
Homes<br />By Willis<br />
They have more than 50 cities.<br />
They have more than 100,000 people in each city<br />
Rich people’s houses are in the middle of the city<br />
Cities are filled with statues and fountains<br />
Most people are poor<br />
Many families live in a one room house<br />
There are not a lot of jobs<br />
Mexico’s Music and Dancing<br />Gia<br />
A Mariachi band consists of 2 violinists, 2  horn players, & 1 guitarist<br />
Maracas are common in Mexico<br />
The Ballet Folklore de Mexico thrills people all around the world<br />
During Christmas time, children perform the song “Los Posadas”<br />
Don’t you like Mexico?<br />
Pictures are from Google images<br />
All image’s are from Google<br />
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Mexico 3rd grade 2010

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Mexico 3rd grade 2010

  1. 1. Mexico<br />Juliana, Galen, Gia, Gordon, <br />Hase, Willis, and John<br />
  2. 2. Mexican Holidays, Fiestas, Work, and Leisure.<br />Juliana<br />
  3. 3. 14 National Holidays<br />
  4. 4. Another name for Cinco de Mayo is Batalla de Puebla and Battle of Puebla.<br />
  5. 5. Cinco de Mayo is one of the most important holidays in Mexico.<br />
  6. 6. We have some of the same holidays…<br />Mother’s Day,<br />New Year’s Day are some of them<br />
  7. 7. Mexicans have a lot of fiestas.<br />
  8. 8. Mexican Food<br />Galen<br />
  9. 9. Corn is very popular in Mexico<br />
  10. 10. Some well known foods include…<br />
  11. 11. Tacos, enchiladas, tamales, and quesadillas<br />
  12. 12. Other famous foods<br />
  13. 13. flautas<br />
  14. 14. chalupas<br />
  15. 15. For 2 months starting in mid-August…<br />
  16. 16. A special food is served called…<br />
  17. 17. Chile en nogeda<br />
  18. 18. The ingredients include<br />Ground pork stuffing<br />Chili<br />Decorated with seeds sauce, and parsley<br />To make the red, white, and green the colors of the Mexican flag to celebrate Mexican Independence Day<br />
  19. 19. Mexican Markets<br />
  20. 20. If a shopper is not happy they can move to the next market<br />
  21. 21. The seller yells the prices and the payers go to the one they are willing to pay<br />
  22. 22. Friendly people give and take haggling over prices<br />
  23. 23. Old markets face super markets<br />
  24. 24. Near by is the Mercado with rows of stalls. They sell fresh meat, fish, fruits, and vegetables<br />
  25. 25. Pictures by Google<br />
  26. 26. Mexico’s Sports<br />John Kerrison<br />
  27. 27. Mexico’s second leading team in baseball is…<br />
  28. 28. In Ancient Mexico they played a game. If they win, their captain’s head gets chopped off <br />
  29. 29. Basketball is a city sport in Mexico.<br />
  30. 30. In Mexico they play football but they have to pay for the equipment so very few play<br />
  31. 31. People believe that the best sport there is boxing.<br />
  32. 32. Homes<br />By Willis<br />
  33. 33. They have more than 50 cities.<br />
  34. 34. They have more than 100,000 people in each city<br />
  35. 35. Rich people’s houses are in the middle of the city<br />
  36. 36. Cities are filled with statues and fountains<br />
  37. 37. Most people are poor<br />
  38. 38. Many families live in a one room house<br />
  39. 39. There are not a lot of jobs<br />
  40. 40. Mexico’s Music and Dancing<br />Gia<br />
  41. 41. A Mariachi band consists of 2 violinists, 2 horn players, & 1 guitarist<br />
  42. 42. Maracas are common in Mexico<br />
  43. 43. The Ballet Folklore de Mexico thrills people all around the world<br />
  44. 44. During Christmas time, children perform the song “Los Posadas”<br />
  45. 45. Don’t you like Mexico?<br />
  46. 46. Pictures are from Google images<br />
  47. 47. All image’s are from Google<br />

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