Christmas around the World, 2nd Edition

From the Series On My Own Holidays

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

In Mexico at Christmas time, children carry candles in nine nights of parades. German children listen for Kris Kringle to bring presents on Christmas Eve. Families in Australia like a picnic on the beach. And in Ethiopia, Christmas is the time to play a hockey-like game called genna. Come take a trip around the world to see how this special time of year is celebrated in eight countries.

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978-1-57505-580-0
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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Holidays, Social Studies
Copyright 2004
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand On My Own Books
Imprint First Avenue Editions ™, Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2003-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.3
BISACS JNF038000, JNF026010
Dewey 394.2663
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.875 x 8.5
Lexile 600
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 49311
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Maps, Note to adults, Recipes, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

Illustrator: Joni Oeltjenbruns

Author: Emily Kelley

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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 →