Hanukkah

From the Series On My Own Holidays

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The story of Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, takes readers back more than two thousand years in history. Understand why Jews gather to light candles for eight nights each year. Discover what a dreidel and menorah are for, and who the Maccabees were. Celebrated each year to remember the destruction and restoration of the temple, a war for freedom, and a miracle, Hanukkah is a special and important holiday for Jews around the world.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-57505-681-4
$38.65 $28.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2004
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand On My Own Books
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2003-08-01
BISACS JNF026110
Dewey 296.4'35
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.875 x 8.5
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 77060
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Maps, Note to adults, Recipes, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

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On My Own Holidays

Encourage understanding of diverse cultures. Featuring full-page illustrations, these beautiful editions look at the history and customs associated with various holidays and present early readers with high-interest offerings. View available downloads →