Gift For Abuelita: Celebrating the Day of the Dead (Multilingual Edition)
Nancy Luenn (A) and Robert Chapman (ILT)
List Price: $15.95 (Hardcover - Bi-Lingual / Mexican Celebration /Ancestors / Grief and Loss - 2004)
The love and rituals surrounding the Mexican folk holiday The Day of the Dead.
Description: After her beloved grandmother dies, Rosita hopes to be reunited with Abuelita as she prepares a gift to give her when her family celebrates the Day of the Dead. Rosita wishes that her grandmother, whom she adored, could be remembered in a special way. She uses the occasion of el D!a de los Muertos to make a gift that is just right to celebrate Abuelita. This is an exceptional book to use in a classroom to discuss the loss of loved ones. (32 pgs) Ages 5-8
Grade Level: Kindergarten
Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 0.4 x 11.4 inches
Shipping Weight: 1 pounds