Cover image for The seven days of Kwanzaa.
Title:
The seven days of Kwanzaa.
Author:
Medearis, Angela Shelf, 1956-
Edition:
First Scholastic edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Scholastic, [1994]

©1994
Physical Description:
111 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Summary:
Every year, for seven days beginning December 26th, African-Americans celebrate their heritage during the Kwanzaa holiday. In this book, you will find recipes for African dishes to make a Kwanzaa feast, and instructions for making masks, African toe puppets, and other Kwanzaa gifts.
General Note:
RL 008-012.
Language:
English
Contents:
How Kwanzaa began -- Celebrating Kwanzaa -- Habari gani? What's the news? -- Preparing a Kwanzaa Karamu feast -- Making Zawadi gifts -- Seven celebration stories: Sheyann Webb's story -- Wilma Rudolph's story -- Ida B. Wells-Barnett's story -- Benjamin "Pap" Singleton's story -- Marcus Mosiah Garvey's story -- James Van DerZee's story -- Fannie Lou Hamer's story.
Reading Level:
990 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.5 2.0 84369.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 6.5 5 Quiz: 10226 Guided reading level: T.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780590463607
Format :
Book