This easy & budget friendly Dia de Los Muertos activity can be printed at home using cardstock paper. It’s a fun way to start a conversation with children about items that are placed on altars for Day of the Dead.
- Various colors of cardstock paper for Paper Table Template (206 downloads)
- glue, scotch tape, or any double-sided tape
- tape or stapler (to staple the legs in place)
- modeling clay or modeling clay starter set for more fun.
- tissue paper scraps
- washi tape (optional)
Most people already have paper, but card stock is better. You can get it by the sheet at a craft store, or buy a multi-color pack from Walmart along with the sculpting clay. The rest of the materials are common things you probably have around the house such as glue, scissors, tissue paper, and any other collage materials that are small.