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ERIC Number: ED212394
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
Pages: 81
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Eventos de Diciembre (December Events).
Pla, Myrna; Toro, Leonor
Written in Spanish, this booklet contains information on three events occurring in the month of December: winter, Christmas, and New Year's Eve. Winter is briefly discussed. The section on Christmas includes a short story ("La Nochebuena"); a poem about Christmas in Puerto Rico; a legend about the poinsettia; brief discussion of Santa Claus, the poinsettia, and the Christmas candle, wreath, and tree; riddles and word exercises; the words to 24 songs (i.e., "Si no Me Dan De Beber,""Cascabel,""Hermose Bouquet,""Villancico Yaucano,""White Christmas,""Silent Night,""I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus,""The Little Drummer Boy," and "The Twelve Days of Christmas"); and the music and words to 9 songs (i.e., "Noche de Paz,""Alegria, alegria, alegria,""Venid, pastores,""Vicentillo,""En el portal de Belen," and "Pastores a Belen"). Recipes are given for making bienmesabe, pan de nueces y pina, cazuela, flan de batata, flan de leche evaporada, pinon de platanos maduro, pastel de yuca, and pasteles. The section on New Year's Eve includes a short story ("Que se va Ano Viejo, que se va!") and a poem ("El Bindis del Bohemio"). Black and white sketches for making Christmas cards, tree decorations, and a Christmas tree conclude the booklet. (NQA)
New Haven Migratory Children's Program, Hamden-New Haven Cooperative Education Center, 1450 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06517.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: Spanish
Sponsor: Hamden-New Haven Cooperative Education Center, CT.
Authoring Institution: Connecticut State Migratory Children's Program, New Haven.