School Shows

Posada Navideña

by Ballet Folklórico de Sacramento

Grades K-12

¡Feliz Navidad! Experience the joy of Christmas with Latin American flair in this exciting culturally rich performance for students. Celebrate the folkloric dance and music traditions of Mexico with a delightful holiday performance for students of all ages and cultures. A rainbow of shimmering color on stage, Posada Navideña will charm your students with Mexico’s seasonal customs and traditions.

“One of the best performances I have taken my students to see.”

– 4th grade teacher, Grace Hudson Elementary School

Common Core Content Standards Easily Applied in Your Classroom


  • 2.RL.2: Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
  • 6.RI.3: Analyze in detail how a key individual, event, or idea is introduced, illustrated, and elaborated in a text (e.g., through examples or anecdotes).
  • 11-12.RL.2: Determine two or more themes or central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how they interact and build on one another to produce a complex account; provide an objective summary of the text.

Lesson Plan Idea


Students identify cultural food served in Latin American countries during any holiday, write down and gather recipes, and make a recipe book to take home and share with their family. Write an introduction of how the recipes tell the story of the cultures.

Resources


Find materials for every show, policies, and more resources here.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Email Chrystie Prokopakis, School and Family Coordinator, or call 707.800.7504.

Event Information


Friday, December 8, 2017
9:30am
60 minutes
imbasac.com

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LBC performance may vary.

Set the Stage


Prepare your students for their trip to the theater with these free resource materials.


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Art Talks


Free Guided Tours of the Sculpture Garden

Please select the desired date and time options for your docent-led tour through our Sculpture Garden to view the work of Bruce Johnson’s “Root 101” exhibit when you place your School Show order.  Tours may accommodate up to 100 people, take approximately 20 minutes, and begin 15 minutes after school shows end. We will confirm your tour reservation based on scheduling and availability. Use our online application, printed order application, or contact Chrystie Prokopakis by email or phone at 707.800.7504.