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Updated: June 26, 2019

7 Fun Cinco de Mayo Activities for Kids

Cinco de Mayo Fun Activities for Kids

Introduce your kids to an exciting and empowering part of history with these fun Cinco de Mayo activities!

What is Cinco de Mayo?

Celebrated on the May 5, Cinco de Mayo commemorates the triumph of a small Mexican army over French forces in 1862. The victory at the "Batalla de Puebla" (Battle of Puebla) proved to the world that the Mexican people could not be conquered. The holiday is celebrated each year as a reminder that patriotism, courage, and inner strength can overcome any challenges.

Updated: March 15, 2019

Top 20 Pisces Baby Names

pisces baby name ideas

March (and the end of February!) is Pisces season. Pisces is the oldest of the zodiac signs, which means your little Piscean will likely be what they call an “old soul.” When it comes to naming your Pisces baby, you have plenty of sources of inspiration, mainly derived from the water, as it is a water sign. Here are some of our favorite Pisces inspired names.

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  • Irish Last Names

    Find your Irish last name and learn about its meaning and origins on this list of popular Irish surnames. read more

  • Celtic First Names

    Popular and beautiful Celtic names for girls and boys. Find your Celtic first name and search our list of Celtic names with meanings and origins A-Z. read more

  • Scottish Last Names

    Scotland has a brave and exciting history, including Scottish clans, folklore, and castles. Find your Scottish last name and learn about its meaning a... read more

  • Gaelic First Names

    Most popular Gaelic first names on Family Education. Find your Gaelic first name from A to Z and learn about its meaning and origins. read more

Pot-of-Gold Hunt

Pot-of-Gold Hunt

Activity for an individual child

Age group: 30-40 months

Duration of activity: 20 minutes

Materials:

  • Colored construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Masking tape

You will be promoting your child's problem-solving skills while she plays this fun game. If you wish, you can substitute a real treat basket for the paper pot of gold; just be sure to decorate it with plenty of cut-out gold coins!

Grades:
Updated: February 12, 2020

Top Trending Kids and Family Halloween Costumes of 2018

the incredibles family halloween costume

Halloween in all of its spooky and dress-up glory can be one of the most exciting times of the year for families! Of course, this thrilling family time often centers around a single question: What should we be for Halloween?

There are so many directions a family can take with a Halloween costume decision. You can each make your own choice or have a family costume theme. You can choose a costume that represents someone you admire in real life or a favorite character from a book or movie.