Storytime Theme: El Día de los Muertos


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Books --

La Catrina

Story Extensions

  • Sugar Skulls
  • Tissue Paper flowers
  • Tissue Banners (papel picado)
  • Dancing Skeletons (YA)
  • Pocket Offrendas (YA)
  • Coloring Sheets
  • Bread of the Dead


Arts and Crafts


Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills