Mundos de Mestizaje, Buon Fresco


There are numerous lessons being created based on the Mundos de Mestizaje fresco painting at the NHCC.


There is a K-12 Social Studies and Language Arts educational curriculum centered on Mundos de Mestizaje, the monumental buon fresco inside the torreón on the NHCC campus.

By engaging with the fresco, children and young adults will explore history (including issues of identity, culture, and trans-cultural exchange), geography, civics, government, and economics through a wide range of looking, discussing, reading, and writing lesson plans and activities.

There are numerous lessons being created.

Check out the  Mundos de Mestizaje curriculum page for more information.

Program Duration: 40, 60 minutes



Additional information

Age Group

Pre-K – Kindergarten, 1st – 2nd Grade, 3rd – 5th Grade, 6th – 8th Grade, 9th – 12th Grade, Homeschool, College, Adult, Out of school time organizations


Art, Culture, Geography, History, Literature, Writing


Art, Language Arts, Social Studies


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