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La Pinata

La Pinata

Composer: Mexican Folk Song

Arranger: John Higgins

Voicing: Unison

Duration: 1:40

You've seen piñatas at birthday parties, but did you know that piñatas are actually a Christmas tradition in Mexico? Use this lesson to introduce the song, “La Piñata” and read a story about the celebration of Las Posadas. Make piñatas and have a Posada Procession Day in your school.

This Lesson Pak download contains:

•Digital Lesson (HTML format for use in any browser) Includes everything you need for each lesson: recordings, videos (if available), lesson plan, and piano accompaniment. Use with interactive whiteboards, or computer to projector.

•Singer Pages (full-color PDF format) Projectable, printable, and reproducible (for one school only), may be distributed to classroom viewing devices (iPads, Chromebooks, etc.)

•Audio (MP3 format) Full performance and accompaniment tracks