Hispanic Heritage Month Teacher Resources

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The study of Hispanic heritage offers you the chance to explore many diverse and rich cultures with your class during Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15–October 15). These lesson plans, printables, activities, and references will enrich your classroom study. Read the book The House on Mango Street and Shadow of a Bull, learn about Mexico's Day of the Dead, play mariachi music, practice Spanish vocabulary, discover the customs and traditions of Hispanic heritage, play Puerto Rico's circle game, create your own musical instruments, learn about the Spanish-language influence on English, and much more.

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    Literature Guide

    Hour of the Bees Discussion Guide

    Use this discussion guide to integrate the young adult novel Hour of the Be... read more


    Day of the Dead Videos & Activities

    Introduce the history, traditions, and symbols of Día de los Muertos, Day o... read more


    Spanish Worksheets

    DK Spanish Language Learner will get foreign language students making conve... read more

    Teacher Discussion Guide

    Parrot in the Oven Reading Guide

    Use the questions in this reading guide to spark discussion about the famil... read more


    Salvador Dalí Research Activity

    Discuss the importance of Salvador Dalí, a prominent Spanish surrealist pai... read more


    La Causa: Cesar Chavez

    Share the story of Cesar Chavez's achievements with your students, and assi... read more


    Spanish Word Book

    Introduce your students to Spanish words for city objects with this mini-bo... read more


    Easy-to-Make Fiesta Favorites

    Students learn about Mexican holidays, and make traditional decorations for... read more


    Making a Piñata

    Create a piñata for a Hispanic holiday or birthday celebration.... read more


    Famous Figures with Hispanic Heritage

    Teach children about famous Hispanic historical figures with this research ... read more


    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

    Enhance understanding and diversity awareness with a teaching guide that of... read more


    The Biggest Tortilla

    Enjoy an arts & crafts project that is perfect for Hispanic Heritage Month,... read more

    Literature Guide

    Go and Come Back

    Use these lessons and activities with Go and Come Back, by Joan Abelove, a ... read more

    Literature Guide

    Star of Luis

    Extend reading comprehension with a by using a literature guide of enrichme... read more