The UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute (LAII) is pleased to announce our next free professional development workshop!
Join us for our last workshop in the series as we explore the history of Día de los Muertos and review hands-on techniques for creating sugar skulls (alfeñiques) in the classroom. In the workshop we will discuss ways to meet Common Core reading and writing standards while exploring this meaningful celebration with students, and participants will have the opportunity to decorate their own sugar skulls to take home. Participants will be provided with certificates of professional development and copies of relevant curriculum materials.
The workshop will be held on Wednesday October 15th from 5:00-8:00 pm at the UNM Latin American and Iberian Institute at 801 Yale Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131
Please pre-register by contacting Keira Philipp-Schnurer at the LAII: firstname.lastname@example.org | 505.277.7047. For more information visit http://laii.unm.edu/workshops/2014-10-15-Dia-de-los-Muertos-Alfeniques.php. You can also join the event on Facebook.
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