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5 edition of Kwanzaa found in the catalog.


by A. P. Porter

  • 188 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Carolrhoda Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Kwanzaa,
  • African Americans,
  • Social life and customs

  • About the Edition

    Describes the origins and practices of Kwanzaa, an African-American holiday created to remind African Americans of their history and their cultural origins.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby A.P. Porter ; pictures by Janice Lee Porter
    SeriesCarolrhoda on my own books
    ContributionsPorter, Janice Lee, ill
    LC ClassificationsGT4403.A2 P67 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24870644M
    ISBN 10087614668X, 0876145454
    ISBN 109780876146682, 9780876145456
    LC Control Number90028605

    You'll receive notices about new books, book events, publications and Kwanzaa gifts. Your e-mail address will never be shared and you can unsubscribe at any time. Join our mailing list > ABOUT THE PRESS. The University of Sankore Press takes its name from the famous University of Sankore in Timbuktu, Mali which was founded in the fourteenth. Nov 04,  · This very short but sweet book introduces the seven important principles of the African-American holiday Kwanzaa. There's no plot here -- just a song-like recitation of each of the principles that begins each time with, "Come close, gather 'round./Listen to the sound of Kwanzaa." Then there's a quick introduction to the principle for that day.4/4.

    Dec 05,  · The Secret Jewish History of Kwanzaa Sam Kestenbaum December 5 allowing both groups to share in the memory of suffering,” Mayes wrote Author: Sam Kestenbaum. The Message and Meaning of Kwanzaa: Bringing Good in the World, Los Angeles: University of Sankore Press, Handbook of Black Studies, Molefi Asante and Maulana Karenga, (eds.)., Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

    This Kwanzaa Unity Cup (Umoja) and simple seven page flip book is the perfect introduction to introducing or reviewing Kwanzaa as part of your holidays around the world's Included (Check out the previews for a closer look):The Unity Cup 4/4(34). KWANZAA AND ME is “A Teacher’s Story” by an articulate and dedicated teacher who has taught at the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools for years, and who has written and lectured widely.

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My First Kwanzaa is a children's picture book written and illustrated by Karen Katz. It is a book about an adorable little girl who is exited that Kwanzaa is about to begin. Tonight is the first night of Kwanzaa (26 December) so I thought it would be apropos to read this book today/5.

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Printable Book A short activity book about Kwanzaa to print for early readers, with pages for the student to color and short phrases to copy. The pages are: decorate the Unity Cup, do the fruit maze, color the candles by number, connect the dots to find Africa, match the place mats, and unscramble the words.

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