Day of the Dead

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The various activities and celebrations of the Mexican holiday that honors people who have died are introduced in this simple, festive beginning reader. The history of the holiday, as well as the traditions are also explained.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Social Studies
Publisher Live Oak Media
Imprint Live Oak Media
Language English
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF026000, JNF018030, JNF053030
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.7

Author: Linda Lowery

Illustrator: Barbara Knutson

Barbara Knutson was the award-winning author and illustrator of many children’s books, including How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots and Love and Roast Chicken. A resident of St. Paul and a cherished member of Twin Cities literary community, Ms. Knutson grew up in South Africa and traveled extensively throughout the world. She drew on her firsthand experiences abroad to create the rich, multicultural stories and folktales for which she became so well known. She passed away in 2005.

Narrator: Christian Barillas