Three Kings Bread Rosca de Reyes is served for the traditional afternoon snack on Three Kings Day, January along with hot chocolate. The person who finds the bean in their piece has to buy tamales for Candlemax on of Feb.
This Christmas bread, also known as "three kings bread" is wreath shaped and has a babay Jesus doll baked inside.
Rosca de Reyes Activity
This activity introduces students to the cultural significance of Rosca de Reyes! A mini-handout about the food and its origins begins the activity. Students are then given a recipe for making Rosca de Reyes. On their handout, they are tasked with identifying which ingredients they need to buy from the store to make the recipe. A simpler English-based and more advanced Spanish-based version of the activity are included