Mardi Gras Lesson for Kids: History & Facts


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What is another name for Mardi Gras?

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1. Where was Mardi Gras first celebrated?

2. What colors are commonly associated with Mardi Gras?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You have the option of testing your knowledge of Mardi Gras using the quiz and worksheet. Facts about this event you will be quizzed on include another name for Mardi Gras and where this holiday is celebrated.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These materials have been made to help you see how much you know about:

  • A U.S. city where Mardi Gras is celebrated
  • The meaning of finding the baby in the King Cake
  • Another name for Mardi Gras
  • Where this celebration was first held
  • Colors related to Mardi Gras

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the history of Mardi Gras
  • Information recall - remember the information you learned about what it means to find the baby in the King Cake
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about Mardi Gras in a different light

Additional Learning

Learn more with Mardi Gras Lesson for Kids: History & Facts. Some things you can do with this lesson are:

  • Review symbols of Mardi Gras
  • Look at the history of this celebration
  • Figure out why Mardi Gras is held