Hispanic Heritage Month Activities and Resources
Use this curated collection to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of Hispanic Americans.
Ways to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Your Students
Explore the work of Latinx writers and artists, and examine definitions of racial and ethnic identity with these activity ideas supported by reporting from the New York Times.
Latinx, Hispanic, and Chicano Genius
Browse and read—or learn about—the work of Latinx, Hispanic, and Chicano artists, activists, and more. (Note: Some texts require sign-in.)
Visit this ancient city -- now a World Heritage site -- and learn about the Mayan people who once lived there.
Celebrate Spanish-speaking countries around the world with this bilingual video.
Dig into History
Use this Google Doc to research a leader from the Mexican Revolution. Who were they, and what role did they play?
Ecuadorian Crumb Clay
With bread crumbs and glue, make some small sculptures. Air-dry or bake, and then paint to finish your creation.
Drum Beats of South America
Clap along as you hear the different percussion beats from South America, while practicing some terms in Spanish.
Music of the Mountains
Enjoy some traditional music, including Peruvian pan flutes. Why are they different sizes? How does that affect the sound?
Learn about the proud but precarious labor of Carlos Guitterez, a farmworker in California, whose life mirrors those of many other essential workers.
Dress the Doll
Color the doll's clothes, cut them out, and then dress her up! Based on the clues, which country is she from?