Target - Latino Heritage Month
Huichol Community of Mexico: Communicating with Symbols
Celebrate Latino heritage your classroom. Target and the National Museum of Mexican Art bring you lesson plans featuring the Huichol people of Mexico.
Through reading, writing and art, students will explore the Huichol views on community and nature. They’ll express their own thoughts through visual personal stories. Finally, your class will create a mural that expresses a community vision.
Lessons: The Huichol Community of Mexico: Communicating with Symbols for
Students get an introduction to Mexico's Huichol people and the importance of community and nature in their culture. Students also learn how symbols can communicate visual stories.
Lesson plan about the Huichol people of Mexico, their culture and community.
Students create a class mural after studying symbolism and how symbols are a part of the culture of Mexico's Huichol people.