My Family Celebrates Day of the Dead
From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)
Day of the Dead is a holiday when families celebrate their loved ones who have died. Learn all about the customs of this holiday with text feature questions. Extend learning with a downloadable reading organizer.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||Diverse Books: Celebrating Differences , Diversity, Holidays, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Early Bird Stories ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JUV011030, JUV017080, JUV039030|
|Dimensions||9 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.2|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||198896|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Lisa Bullard
Lisa Bullard is the award-winning author of more than 60 books for children, including You Can Write a Story: A Story-Writing Recipe for Kids. She teaches writing classes at the Loft Literary Center and regularly visits schools to talk with students about story-writing.
Illustrator: Holli Conger
Holli Conger has provided illustrations for everything from greeting cards to children's books. She approaches each project with whimsy and creativity guaranteed to put a smile on any face. Holli lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)
Follow the fun as a variety of families celebrate all types of holidays. Each book describes the origin of the holiday in simple terms and highlights special customs. Critical thinking and comprehension questions get readers talking about the stories. View available downloads →