This book introduces children to the many different ways that holidays are celebrated around the world, including Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali, Eid-ul-Fitr and Ramadan, and Kwanzaa, plus 10 other holiday traditions. Using child friendly language, descriptions, and illustrations, this book is the perfect introduction to multiculturalism and the idea of celebrating our differences as we look at holidays throughout the world.
Black and white coloring pages are included at the end of the book for children to decorate so that they can think about and reflect on what they have learned. A child-sized, half-scale book in black and white is also included so the children can take the book home and enjoy reading it at home again with their parents. Teachers can also use these child-sized books for reading instruction in small groups if desired.
Countries Covered Are:
Denmark & Sweden, Spain & Latin America, France, Italy, Holland, Israel, Germany, England, Mexico, Ireland, United States and Canada, Africa, Middle East, India, and China.
Includes a reproducible student-sized book for children to color and take home, scalable for multiple sizes, plus black & white coloring pages for all 15 holiday traditions.
54 pages - Soft color cover, Color & B/W pages inside, saddle-stitch, 8-1/2 x 11"
Learn more about Holiday Traditions Around the World on Heidi's blog:
-Teaching Holidays Around the World, Plus Tips for Using Google Earth with Young Children
-North Pole, South Pole Guided Drawing
Full-Color Picture Book - $12.00
• 54 pages - Soft color cover, Color & B/W pages inside, saddle-stitch, 8-1/2 x 11"
Color Picture Book & Printable Files on Disc - $15.00
• Includes Picture Book
• Plus Digital Files (.pdf) of picture book Printable Files on Disc
Printable Download - $10.00
• Includes Downloadable, Digital Files (.pdf) of Printable Files on Disc