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Festivals Together

Guide to multicultural celebration

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SKU: 9781869890469 ISBN: 9781869890469
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Description

This special book for families and teachers helps you celebrate festivals from cultures from all over the world. This resource guide for celebration introduces a selection of 26 Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh festivals. It offers a lively introduction to the wealth of different ways of life.

Festivals Together is brimming with stories, things to make, recipes, songs, customs and activities for each festival, comprehensively illustrated. You will be able to share in the adventures of Anancy the spider trickster, how Ganesh got his elephant head and share in Eid, Holi, Wesak, Advent, Divali, Chinese New Year and more.

The festivals are divided into the four seasons:

Spring

Chinese Lantern Festival
Holi
Eid-ul-fitr
Purim
St David’s Day
April Fools Day
Easter
Baisakhi
Wesak
Flower Festivals

Summer

Summer Sun
Midsummer
Tanabata
Raksha Bandhan
Mawlid an-Nabi
Janmashtami

Autumn

Harvest
Kite Flying Festival
Thanksgiving
Succot
Divali

Winter

Filipino Festival
Mother Holle
Chanukah
Christingle
Christmas
Kwanzaa
Chinese New Year

Praise for Festivals Together

“The ideal book for anyone who wants to tackle multicultural festivals.” —Nursery World

“This is a very special collection of stories, poems, songs and crafts related to festivals around the world … this wonderful book is a joy to share with children of all ages.” —The Green Parent

“A good reference book with a variety of ideas and stories for each festivals, making it a useful staff resource.” —Practical Pre-School

This title has been translated – for details contact info@hawthornpress.com.

Additional information

Weight0.480 kg
Author(s)

Judy Large, Minda Weston, Sue Fitzjohn

Format

paperback

Illustrations

black and white illustrations throughout

Size

250 × 200 mm

Extent

224 pages

ISBN

978-1-869890-46-9

Publication Date

27/06/1998