ERIC Number: ED408212
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
International Fall Festivals. Projects and Patterns for Holiday Gifts, Greetings, Ornaments, Decorations, and Classroom Displays. A Seasonal Idea/Activity Book for Grades 1-6.
Barr, Marilynn G.
This book provides a collection of patterns and activities based on the origins of customs and traditions practiced during the fall holidays in countries around the world. Students celebrate traditional and contemporary fall holidays by creating art projects and writing about the celebrations. The book features hands-on cut-and-paste activities for gifts, greetings, decorations, ornaments, bulletin board displays, songs, games, and holiday cooking ideas. Activities include materials lists, diagrams and directions, and illustrations of completed projects. The table of contents lists the following sections: (1) Africa; (2) Antarctica; (3) Asia; (4) Australia; (5) Europe; (6) North America; (7) South America; and (8) "Around the World." (EH)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Cultural Activities, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Cultural Enrichment, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Holidays, Instructional Materials, Multicultural Education, Social Studies
Good Apple, Inc., an imprint of Modern Curriculum Press, Simon & Schuster Elementary, 299 Jefferson Road, P.O. Box 480, Parsippany, NJ 07054-0480; telephone: (201) 739-8568 (GA1510).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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