Bring the customs and cultures of celebrations from around the world into the library and the classroom with Rookie Read-About® Holidays. Just right for emergent readers, this lively series supports primary-grade curricula by presenting basic facts about major holidays; when, where, and how the holiday developed; and how it is celebrated today. Information about holiday games, crafts, and foods will entertain young readers, while "Words You Know" pages will help children expand their vocabularies and enhance their understanding of our multicultural world. 2003, 32pp, 6 X 7, Ages 6-7.
In Chinese New Year, experience the joy of a time-honored tradition, from giving gifts of oranges and tangerines to amazing dragon costumes to festive firecrackers