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Cinco De Mayo (Rookie Read-About Holidays)
Mary Dodson Wade
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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, Age 6-7.
Introduces the custom and social life in Mexico and tradition holiday. May 5th is fiesta time and everyone's invited to listen to the Mariachi bands, dance to the music, break piñatas, and eat tasty tamales to commemorate a battle for freedom won in Mexico a long time ago.