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

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

Label
Mexico and Central America : a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12
Title
Mexico and Central America
Title remainder
a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12
Statement of responsibility
by Mary C. Turck
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turck, Mary
Dewey number
972
Index
index present
LC call number
F1210
LC item number
.T78 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts
  • Arts
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Arts
  • Arts
  • Handicraft
  • Handicraft
  • Mexico
  • Central America
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mexico and Central America : a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, by Mary C. Turck
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0415/2004003703.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
935197
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 147 pages
Isbn
9781556525254
Lccn
2004003703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1234334
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 935197
  • (Sirsi) 935197
  • (OCoLC)54462014
Label
Mexico and Central America : a fiesta of culture, crafts, and activities for ages 8-12, by Mary C. Turck
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0415/2004003703.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
935197
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 147 pages
Isbn
9781556525254
Lccn
2004003703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1234334
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 935197
  • (Sirsi) 935197
  • (OCoLC)54462014

Library Locations

    • Memorial Hall Library - Children's (Andover)Borrow it
      2 North Main Street, Andover, MA, 01810, US
      42.6568333 -71.141443
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