El Día de los Tres Reyes

El Día de los Tres Reyes (Three Kings' Day) is a holiday that takes place on January 6th.  It is celebrated by people around the world through a variety of traditions.  For an interesting overview of cultural celebrations of Three Kings' Day in different countries, read this article from HipLatina.

In second grade classrooms, we use El Día de los Tres Reyes to frame our discussions about properties of matter, a connection to their IB Unit of Inquiry: How the World Works.