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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo Read about the history customs and practices of this Mexican holiday

  • Title: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
  • Author: Carol Gnojewski
  • ISBN: 9780766040328
  • Page: 249
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Read about the history, customs and practices of this Mexican holiday.

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    1. This non-fiction book is a factual book about Cinco De Mayo. It discusses Benito Juarez (Mexicos president in 1862), how Mexico gains its freedom, the Battle of Puebla. It then goes on to discuss how Cinco De Mayo is celebrated today. Different parts of the celebration include music, dancing, and fiesta food like salsa. This holiday is not only celebrated in Mexico, but in the U.S. too.For literacy purposes, I would use this book to teach about descriptive language. It is a longer book and young [...]

    2. This non-fiction book discusses Cinco de Mayo from the very beginning and how the country came to celebrate this day. It talks about Benito Juarez, the Battle of Puebla, and how the country gained freedom from the French. Then, it discusses Mexico today and how they celebrate this day with their traditional dances, music and much more. This book is more suited for the older grades since it is long and descriptive. I would use this book to teach important descriptive and academic language such as [...]

    3. This introductory title about Cinco de Mayo is filled with many interesting facts about the day and why it is celebrated. I'm sure many of the folks who quaff frozen Margaritas on this day have no idea what all the hoopla is about, but if they read this book, they will. Large photographs show yummy foods and cultural practices associated with the festive day. Young readers can also learn how to make a Mexican flag and use additional resources to learn more. This is another in the series of Celeb [...]

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