The trick-or-treaters have come and gone, and hopefully you're left with some candy. But don't put away any skeleton decorations just yet. The ancient Aztec festival, Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, starts on the night of October 31 and continues through November 2. In Mexico, it's a time to remember family and friends who have died. Celebrate this holiday with young readers by sharing the following books with them:
To learn more about this holiday, check out this informative Smithsonian website.
Today's host for Nonfiction Monday is publisher Capstone's blog, Capstone Connect.