Green Is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors

About the Book

Listen To Stories Come To Life Audio: Green Is A Chile Pepper

Audio storytelling of the book Green Is a Chile Pepper.


About Roseanne

A biography of the author Roseanne Thong from her website.


Author Interview: Roseanne Thong

An interview with author Roseanne Thong.  


John Parra, Artist Biography

A biography of the illustrator John Parra from his website.


Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast >> Seven Questions Over Breakfast with John Parra

An interview with illustrator John Parra.



Chile Info & Recipes (All About New Mexico)

Information about chile.


What is the Difference Between Green Chilis and Green Jalapeno Peppers?

An article about the difference between chilis and peppers.


Day of the Dead Art

Facts and artwork related to the Day of the Dead.


Dia de los Muertos: A Brief Overview

A 5 minute video from the National Hispanic Cultural Center about Dia de los Muertos.


Dia de los Muertos | Film School Shorts

A 4 minute cartoon video about Dia de los Muertos.


History of the Piñata

An article about the history of the piñata.


How It’s Made Piñatas Discovery Channel.  

A Discovery Channel clip about how piñatas are made.


Baked churros with Dipping Sauces with Spoon Fork Bacon.

A 1 minute clip about churros with dipping sauces.


Top 10 Mexican Foods

A 11 minute video about Mexican foods.


How to Make Sugar Skulls to Celebrate Day of the Dead.

A 7 minute video about how to make sugar for Day of the Dead.


Bread of the Dead Recipe | MyRecipes

A recipe for pan de muerto (bread of the dead).


25 Green Chili Recipes to Spice Up Your Life

Recipes with green chilis.  


Learn SPANISH | Alphabet, Numbers, Shapes, Colors & More for Kids - YouTube

A 12 minute introduction to Spanish video for kids.


Los Colores: The Colors in Spanish Song by Risas y Sonrisas Spanish for Kids - YouTube

A 1 minute song about colors in Spanish.


Colors, colors - Colores, colores - Calico Spanish Songs for Kids

A 5 minute song about colors in Spanish for kids.


Hola a todos: A Spanish Greeting Song - Calico Spanish Songs for Kids

A 4 minute song about Spanish greetings.


Useful expressions in the Spanish Classroom

A video of useful Spanish expressions in the classroom.


Mexican Hat Dance - YouTube

The Mexican Hat Dance song.


First Grade - The Mexican Hat Dance (2014) - YouTube

A video of a first grade class dancing the Mexican Hat Dance.


La piñata (dale, dale, dale)

The piñata song.

Teaching Activities

Colorful Crafting with Green Is a Chile Pepper.

Art activities to go along with Green is a Chile Pepper.


3 Fresh New Ways to Teach About Color - The Art of Ed

An article about how to incorporate color into lesson plans.