$ Cinco de Mayo Poems and Songs - 18 Pages – 2 versions of each – color & B/W - 12 Cinco de Mayo Songs to sing to popular children’s songs. Enjoy poetry during April Poetry Month while learning about Cinco de Mayo, too! Use during shared reading or guided reading. Make a Cinco de Mayo Booklet for your students to take home and share with their families… perhaps a Cinco de Mayo Family Sing Along.
"Canta y no llores, porque cantando se alegran, cielito lindo, los corazones" is a line from a popular spanish song called Cielito Lindo which translates to Sing and do not cry, rejoice because singing.
A bandleader, fiddler, singer, and songwriter, James Robert Wills is the most famous exponent of the popular musical amalgam now known as western swing, which synthesized ragtime, traditional fiddling, New Orleans jazz, blues, Mexican songs, and big band swing. Wills blended it all into a swinging dance music that was wildly popular in the Southwest and on the West Coast from the 1930s into the 1950s...Inducted 1968
José Manuel Figueroa Sr. better known as Joan Sebastian (April 8, 1951 – July 13, 2015) was a popular Mexican multi Grammy award winning singer and songwriter.He has composed hundreds of songs and been a regular staple on the top-40 charts in Mexico since his career began in 1977. His music is a mixture of Latin pop, ranchera and grupera music. His success is not only found in music but also in his short acting career when he became the main...MORE...
It is a tradition in Spain for women to wear these Flamingo dancer dresses. The Flamingo dance is one of the most popular dance styles in Spain. If you were to travel to spain it would be fun to take flamingo dancing lessons.
Revolutionist The abundance of 1892 and 1894 Winchester rifles in the array of weapons and ammunition next to this Revolutionist vaquero explains the popularity of the Mexican Revolution folk song, “Carabina Treinta Treinta,” about the carbine.