sample Oaxaca trunk
Here are a few of the items that might be included in a Red Trunk from Oaxaca, Mexico. You'll also find some some ethnography about the items, as well as a few sample lessons and alignment with the New York City and Common Core Curriculum standards.
MY LIFE BOOKS
HUIPIL, WOMAN’S BLOUSE/DRESS
SPICES TO MAKE A MOLE
OFRENDA, ALTAR FOR DAY OF THE DEAD
RIBBONS and BOWS for HAIR and BRAIDS
ADDITIONAL TUTORIAL VIDEOS & MINI DOCUMENTARIES
Spanish language. A few fun, friendly, practical words and phrases the kids can learn.
Oaxacan dance. Kids will learn a few steps of a dance.