Day of the dead also known as Día De Los Muertos. It is a Mexican holiday celebrated to honor the dead. Families make alters also called ofrendas in there homes with different items on them to honor those who have past.Use the table above to locate your way through the web quest. To read about the project you will be doing click on "Task." To see what supplies you will need click "Supplies." Click "Sites" to use the sites we recommend for you to use in you research. Finally, click "Pictures" for help in planning your ofrenda, and what ofrendas look like.