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Dia de los muertos altar project edline version


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Dia de los muertos altar project edline version

  1. 1. La competencia de los altares
  2. 2. Papel picado
  3. 3. Pan de MuertosThis is a special bread prepared for Day of the Dead Fiesta on November 1st and 2nd. Necesitamos 1 - 2 personas The bread is taken to the cemetery or placed on the altar in the home.
  4. 4. Pan de Muertos- Receta #1 Easy recipe but not as good as the secondIngredients:2 cups bisquick (pancake mix)2 Tbsp. sugar1 egg2/3 cup water or milkCooking Instructions:Heat oven to 400˚Grease a large cookie sheet. 1. Mix all ingredients, and beat vigorously for ½ minute 2. Give a small amount to each child and mold a crossbone or skull. 3. Sprinkle with the topping *see below 4. Bake 20-25 minutes. 5. Serve warm with milk. *Topping: Combine ¼ cup brown sugar, 1 Tbsp. flour, 1 tsp. cinnamon, 1 Tbsp melted butter.
  5. 5. Pan de Muertos - Receta #2 A little more effort- a lot better product Ingredients :½ cup milk¼ cup butter¼ cup sugar½ tsp salt1 envelope dry yeast2 eggs2 – 1/3 cup unsifted all purpose flour½ tsp cinnamon
  6. 6. Instructions: 1. Bring milk to scalding. Remove from heat and stir in butter (in small pieces), sugar, and salt. Let cool. 2. In a bowl, mix yeast with ¼ cup warm water. Let stand about 5 minutes. Add milk mixture, 1 whole egg, 1 egg yolk and flour. Blend well. Place dough on a well floured board and knead until smooth and velvety, about 5 minutes. Place in a bowl, cover, and let rise in a warm place until doubled. (take about 1- ½ hours). Knead again on a floured board to expel air bubbles. 3. Cut off a 1/3 cup sized piece of dough. Set aside. Divide the remaining dough in 3 equal parts. Shape each into a rope about 12 inches long. Braid ropes together, pressing ends to hold securely. Place on a greased baking sheet and join ends firmly to make a wreath. Divide reserved dough in half. Shape each portion into a bone. Cross bones on top of wreath. 4. Cover lightly and let rise in a warm place for about 30 minutes or until puffy looking. Brush gently with 1 slightly beaten egg white. Mix cinnamon and 2 teaspoons sugar, sprinkle into loaf, avoiding the bones. Bake in a 350 oven for about 35 minutes or until richly browned. Cut in wedges. Serve warm with butter.
  7. 7. Calaveras de Azucar Calaveras (skulls) are a common treat to give to children, a loved one, or as decoration for an altar during Day of the Dead. The most famous of them all, La Catrina (below) is often the icon of Day of the Dead along with many other dancing, celebrating skeletons.Una receta Buena y fácil: Necesitamos 3-4 personas- 2 calaveras cada persona- viernes
  8. 8. Papel PicadoPapel Picado, “punched paper”, is a traditional folk art used in Mexico andmany other Latin American countries to celebrate various holidays. Papel picadohas a rich, varied history with influences from several countries and Pre-Columbian origins.There are stencils/cut out guides en la clase. Necesitamos 3-4 personas- 1- 2 papeles cada persona
  9. 9. Flores de Papel La flor de cempasúchil- Marigolds Cómo hacerlas/ How to make them: flowers.html (video how-to) flower.html (about a 1/3 or the way down.) Necesitamos 3 personas- 10 flores cada persona
  10. 10. Las Calacas “Las calacas” (skeletons) are figurines in action often representing some of the activities the loved one enjoyed in their living life. make with pipe cleaners and cutouts of clothes, guitars, hats, umbrellas, flowers, etc.OR papel de cardstock Necesitamos 3-4 personas- 2 cada uno (deben parece la persona)
  11. 11. Velas- Candles (1/3- ½ way down the page…) Necesitamos 3 personas: 2 velas c/u- grandes, pequeñas, medianas Las velas son decoradas con fotos y palabras que representan la persona.The candles are decorated with words and pictures that respresent the person. Información del Muerto- 1 persona Foto en color, biografía corta, fecha de nacimiento y muerte, origen,ocifico (trabajo). All in a frames to put on the altar. todo en español e inglés. (espa 1- someone that can turn it in early to check)
  12. 12. La página de información: una persona Opciones: video, presentación, póster La historia del día de los muertos Las comunidades que celebran y qué se requiere un altar (mapa) Las rituales y tradicionesCoordinador: 2 personas- Para hacer la construcción.Un trabajo más grande- Tienes que venir el viernes después de escuela.Los coordinadores tienen que traer una manta o papel grande para la mesa.The coordinators need to bring a table cloth or blanket to cover the table. TODOS LOS OBJETOS: lunes el 31 de octubre o martes el 1 de noviembre you need your rubric with you when you drop it off in U-31 and señorita signs for it.
  13. 13. Otras Decoraciones (más puntos- máximo 5) Table clothes- “Sarape” style Think about creating a construction paper sarape with strips of colors on topof larger butcher paper. Artesanía Mexicana o del país del muerto
  14. 14. Objetos que representan el muertoObjetos representando la persona_____________________*Mantel- Table Cloth: ______________________* Sal*Agua*Manta*almohadainformación información y ideas (craft ítems fromabove can me found here) (mucha artesania- lots ofcrafts) Winners: premio
  15. 15. Class Sign up Sheet for the Altar- español _______Coordinadores:1. ________________________2. ________________________Información del muerto:1. _______________________Página de información1. _______________________Flores de Papel: 1. _________________________ 2. _________________________ 3. _________________________Papel Picado 1. _________________________ 2. _________________________ 3. _________________________ 4. _________________________Pan de Muertos 1. _________________________ 2. _________________________Calacas 1. _________________________ 2. _________________________ 3. _________________________ 4. _________________________ 5. _________________________Velas decoradas: 1. _______________________ 2. _______________________ 3. _______________________Calaveras de azúcar: jueves extra help 1. _________________________ 2. _________________________ 3. _________________________ 4. _________________________Objetos representando la persona_____puntos extras______
  16. 16. Me llamo: _______________ Mi tarea es: _______________________Before due date On time Late Never4 3 1 0firma:I go beyond the I followed instructions I didn´t follow I haveinstructions well. great job instrucions but it´s nothing. done- it´s whatMi parte del altar es 5 0buenísima. was asked for.6 3 I somehow clearly label No mi parte- Sí 1 0 I printed this rubric No and turned it in with mi 0 parte del altar. sí- 1 I brought something to enhance the altarup to 5 puntos. Puntos Total: _____________ / 10 (Es una nota de proyecto)