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The Resource Mexico & Central America : a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, Mary C. Turck

Mexico & Central America : a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, Mary C. Turck

Label
Mexico & Central America : a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12
Title
Mexico & Central America
Title remainder
a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12
Statement of responsibility
Mary C. Turck
Title variation
Mexico and Central America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A multicultural activity book that celebrates the cultures of Mexico and Central America. Includes maps and facts about population and geography
Summary
More than forty projects and three dramatic play scripts explore the interconnectedness of the cultures of Mexico and Central America and help children experience aspects of daily life throughout the region
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206789
Cataloging source
DLC
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Turck, Mary
Dewey number
972
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1210
LC item number
.T78 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts
  • Arts
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Arts
  • Arts
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Mexico
  • Central America
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12
Label
Mexico & Central America : a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, Mary C. Turck
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-141) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writing with hieroglyphics and making a name for yourself
  • 2.
  • Country by country
  • 3.
  • Life above the clouds
  • Carving
  • Sewing a poncho
  • Painting in the Salvadoran style
  • Blowing off steam
  • Go fly a kite!
  • Acknowledgments
  • 4.
  • On the Atlantic coast
  • Frying plantains
  • Making music with drums, maracas, güiros, and claves
  • Making a mola
  • 5.
  • Going to school
  • Capirucho
  • Yarn painting
  • La
  • Introduction
  • huelga (The strike), a stage play
  • 6.
  • Art and poetry
  • Painting a mural
  • Writing poetry
  • The
  • "I like" poem
  • The
  • free-verse poem
  • The
  • 1.
  • acrostic poem
  • The
  • tree of life
  • Creating an ofrenda
  • Political puppets
  • 7.
  • Daily grind : corn and coffee
  • Making tortillas
  • Cooking gallopinto
  • Food for fun - chocobananas!
  • Ancient roots
  • The
  • Union, a stage play
  • 8.
  • Celebrating life
  • Papel picado
  • Making piñatas
  • 9.
  • Religious and patriotic holidays
  • Building a nacimiento
  • Luminarias/farolitos
  • Work as a scribe
  • Creating an alfombra
  • Ojo de dios
  • 10. La
  • frontera : borderlands
  • Crossing the border, a stage play
  • Resources
  • For futher exploration
  • Museums
  • Holidays and celebrations
  • Teacher's guide
  • Embroidering Maya designs
  • Activities by grade level
  • History standards and learning objectives
  • Index
  • Creating an Aztec calendar
  • Modeling a Chinampa
Control code
20965722
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 147 pages
Isbn
9781556525254
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004003703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1234334
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54462014
  • (Sirsi) AAT-0482
Label
Mexico & Central America : a fiesta of cultures, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, Mary C. Turck
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-141) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writing with hieroglyphics and making a name for yourself
  • 2.
  • Country by country
  • 3.
  • Life above the clouds
  • Carving
  • Sewing a poncho
  • Painting in the Salvadoran style
  • Blowing off steam
  • Go fly a kite!
  • Acknowledgments
  • 4.
  • On the Atlantic coast
  • Frying plantains
  • Making music with drums, maracas, güiros, and claves
  • Making a mola
  • 5.
  • Going to school
  • Capirucho
  • Yarn painting
  • La
  • Introduction
  • huelga (The strike), a stage play
  • 6.
  • Art and poetry
  • Painting a mural
  • Writing poetry
  • The
  • "I like" poem
  • The
  • free-verse poem
  • The
  • 1.
  • acrostic poem
  • The
  • tree of life
  • Creating an ofrenda
  • Political puppets
  • 7.
  • Daily grind : corn and coffee
  • Making tortillas
  • Cooking gallopinto
  • Food for fun - chocobananas!
  • Ancient roots
  • The
  • Union, a stage play
  • 8.
  • Celebrating life
  • Papel picado
  • Making piñatas
  • 9.
  • Religious and patriotic holidays
  • Building a nacimiento
  • Luminarias/farolitos
  • Work as a scribe
  • Creating an alfombra
  • Ojo de dios
  • 10. La
  • frontera : borderlands
  • Crossing the border, a stage play
  • Resources
  • For futher exploration
  • Museums
  • Holidays and celebrations
  • Teacher's guide
  • Embroidering Maya designs
  • Activities by grade level
  • History standards and learning objectives
  • Index
  • Creating an Aztec calendar
  • Modeling a Chinampa
Control code
20965722
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 147 pages
Isbn
9781556525254
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004003703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1234334
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54462014
  • (Sirsi) AAT-0482

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