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Week 10 - w/c 15.06.20

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A simple introduction to tax for 8 to 11 year olds, which explains that taxes provide the money needed to pay for the things that are essential to them, thei...



Task 1: Life in Mexico



Can you research daily life in Mexico?

Answer questions such as:

What is a typical day like for a Mexican child? What are schools like?

What meals do families like to eat?

Compare life in cities to more rural areas.

Compare their findings with the human geography of a region in the UK and one in Europe.


Task 2: Mexican Food



Try your hand at becoming a chef for a day and prepare some mexican food for your family.

Alternatively, you could create a mexico themed menu for a mexican restaurant.


Task 3: La Cucaracha


Learn a traditional Mexican song such as the ‘La Cucaracha’, using Spanish lyrics where possible.

Use a lyric sheet to learn and practice, covering up lines and saying aloud to learn and check.

Over time, learn the whole song.

IMPORTANT: The following clips require parent permission as they are uploaded from YouTube

La Cucaracha by Santa Cecilia Mariachi Band

The Santa Cecilia Mariachi Band performed at the annual International Cleveland Community Day at the Cleveland Museum of Art. The band strolled the Atrium be...

La Cucaracha in the style of Traditional karaoke video with lyrics

Download "La Cucaracha" in the style of Tradicional in MP4 or MP3+G formats available here:



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