Day of the Dead is a holiday when families celebrate their loved ones who have died. Learn all about the customs of this holiday with text feature questions. Extend learning with a downloadable reading organizer.
About the Author
Lisa Bullard is the award-winning author of more than 60 books for children, including You Can Write a Story: A Story-Writing Recipe for Kids. She teaches writing classes at the Loft Literary Center and regularly visits schools to talk with students about story-writing.
Holli Conger has provided illustrations for everything from greeting cards to children's books. She approaches each project with whimsy and creativity guaranteed to put a smile on any face. Holli lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Waiting for Day of the Dead 4
Chapter 2 An Altar for Grandpa 8
Chapter 3 At the Market 12
Chapter 4 Celebrating! 16
Learn about Holidays 22
Think about Holidays: Critical-Thinking and Text Feature Questions 23
To Learn More 24