El Día de los Muertos Virtual Field Trip & Learning Resources

Celebrate California’s cultural roots as you explore the diverse traditions, stories, and indigenous heritage of El Día de los Muertos with your students, families, and loved ones. Discover how this holiday is a source for cultural strength, healing, and social change. These resources provide content information and ideas for activities to use with your students.

El Día de los Muertos Virtual Performance with Cascada de Flores for grades K–6, on October 30, 2020

Videos of interviews with Latinx community members and OMCA curators

Hands-on papel picado art activity (in English and Spanish)

Papel picado instructional video

El Día de los Muertos Curriculum

Sincere thanks to all those who supported this year’s Virtual Día de los Muertos Celebration!