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ERIC Number: EJ476769
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1056-0300
Cultural Differences Taught through a Regional Holiday.
Allen, Mary; Blackwell, Deborah
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v6 n2 p9-12 Nov-Dec 1993
Asserts that studying regional holidays provides an opportunity to teach about the multicultural nature of the United States. Describes the background and history of the Mardi Gras holiday in New Orleans (Louisiana). Provides individual and group activities for teaching about Mardi Gras and includes suggested resources. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Louisiana (New Orleans)