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Off you go to Mexico! Spend some time studying this beautiful North American country. Just grab our Mexico Lapbook and get started.
Mexico Lapbook Information
Official Name: United Mexican States
Size: 758,449 square miles
Capital: Mexico City
Languages: Spanish, Mayan, Nahuatl, and others
Agricultural Products: Corn, wheat, soybeans, rice, beans, cotton, coffee, fruit, tomatoes, beef, poultry, dairy products, and wood products.
Industries: Food and beverages, tobacco, chemicals, iron and steel, petroleum, mining, textiles, clothing, motor vehicles, and tourism
Currency: Mexican Peso
Climate: Mexico’s climate varies from tropical to desert, depending on the region.
Population: For current information, use this website: Population of Countries
Comparing Times: To compare the time in the capital city to the time where you live, use this website: The World Clock
Sight Seeing Guide: Your student will need to research the places in order to complete the mini-book.
Holidays: Your student will need to research holidays in order to complete the mini-book. Try these: Día de Reyes, Cinco de Mayo, Día de Muertos, and Navidad y las Posadas.
Favorite Foods: Some favorite foods in Mexico include the following: peppers, beans, tortillas, fruits & vegetables, and pork & chicken.
Find some Mexican recipes and cook with your student!
How to Get Started with Your Mexico Lapbook
Follow these simple instructions to get started with the Mexico Lapbook.
- If you want, go to your local library and check out books about Mexico. Children Just Like Me has a profile for Alonso, a child living in Mexico.
- Print the Mexico Lapbook.
- Choose and prepare the lapbook mini-books you want to use with your student.
- Enjoy a week of reading and learning all about Mexico.