Kites in Guatemala - level 1

Kites in Guatemala - level 1

14-11-2013 06:00

People of Guatemala celebrate. They celebrate the Day of the Dead.

It is a special day. People think about dead people. Young people make big kites. People fly these kites. The kites are flown near cemeteries. The kites carry messages. They are messages for dead people.

People do this for 110 years. This is typical for this country. Many people come to see the event.

Difficult words: celebrate (do something special because of the special day), kite (paper thing that flies), cemetery (place with dead people in the ground).

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