Lesson Plans. Los Reyes. Their "wish list" is placed on top of the grass. Grandparents, aunts, uncles and friends ask children to put a box under their bed too - just in case.
Falling in love with my culture: Dia de Reyes reflections
"Al salir de clase" Víspera de Reyes (TV Episode ) - IMDb
They yank the grass out of the ground and collect it in their boxes. Once the boxes look semi-full with greenery, the parents usher them inside. The children carefully place their grass boxes underneath the tree. It commemorates the three magical kings that visited baby Jesus on the day of his birth. The kings — Melchior, Gaspar and Balthasar — followed the North Star to find baby Jesus and give him the gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. Traditions throughout Latin America and Spain vary significantly, and each country has its own customs and cultural significance regarding the holiday.
víspera de Reyes
We did it. Last year, after not celebrating, I resolved to celebrate Three Kings Day this year. There was one particular year that I remember vividly because I did something that I regret to this day.
We did it. There was one particular year that I remember vividly because I did something that I regret to this day. I can remember that I wanted one of those Barbie motorcycles; I think they were a hot item back then. When I opened my gift, it was a Barbie scooter instead, or maybe it was a moped.