Easter around the World

From the Series On My Own Holidays

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

Easter is celebrated in many different ways around the world. In Sweden, children dress up as Easter witches and go door to door, hoping for candy. Egyptian children have egg-rolling contests. Russian children play an egg-tapping game. And in Colombia, Easter is a time for donkey beauty pageants. Take a trip around the world to see how this very special holiday is celebrated.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-57505-903-7
$38.65 $28.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand On My Own Books
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Publication Date 2005-01-01
BISACS JNF026020
Dewey 394.2667
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.8
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 86041
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Maps, Note to adults, Recipes, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

Reviews

The Horn Book Guide

“the short sentences in these thorough offerings are just right for beginning readers.” —The Horn Book Guide

Illustrator: David L. Erickson

Author: Shannon Knudsen

Shannon Knudsen has written books for young readers about elephants, mayors, the explorer Leif Eriksen, the reporter Nellie Bly, and many other topics. She lives with her cat and her dog in Arizona.

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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 →