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Examines Native American powwow celebrations, discussing the preparation, grand entry, competitions, traditional costumes, instruments, and symbols.

Synopsis:

Created by Bobbie Kalman, author of more than 180 bestselling children's books, Crabapples are "starter" non-fiction books for primary students. Each entertaining book features fascinating, easy-to-understand information along with awesome full-color photos and illustrations on animals, sea life, machinery and many other subjects kids are curious about. They also contain the all-important glossary and index young students need to do reports.

Features:

-- "Starter" non-fiction for younger readers

-- Large-size photographs and simple, easy-to-understand style

-- A multitude of subjects that fascinate children

Each year, powwows are celebrated by many thousands of Native North Americans who come together from many different tribes. This new book introduces children to the people and traditions that make up the powwow.

Other topics include:

-- powwow costumes

-- dance competitions

-- traditional music and instruments

Synopsis:

Celebrating the Powwow introduces children to the people and traditions of the Native North American powwow. Native symbols, dances, costumes, and instruments are shown in action-filled photos.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780865057401
Author:
Kalman, Bobbie
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Ethnic - Native American
Subject:
Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Sociology
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Powwows
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies.
Subject:
Indiens d'Amâerique
Subject:
Social Studies - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Edition Description:
Powwows Ouvrages pour la jeunesse. .
Series:
Crabapples
Series Volume:
51
Publication Date:
19970331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.47x8.08x.11 in. .27 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details 32 pages Crabtree Publishing Company - English 9780865057401 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Created by Bobbie Kalman, author of more than 180 bestselling children's books, Crabapples are "starter" non-fiction books for primary students. Each entertaining book features fascinating, easy-to-understand information along with awesome full-color photos and illustrations on animals, sea life, machinery and many other subjects kids are curious about. They also contain the all-important glossary and index young students need to do reports.

Features:

-- "Starter" non-fiction for younger readers

-- Large-size photographs and simple, easy-to-understand style

-- A multitude of subjects that fascinate children

Each year, powwows are celebrated by many thousands of Native North Americans who come together from many different tribes. This new book introduces children to the people and traditions that make up the powwow.

Other topics include:

-- powwow costumes

-- dance competitions

-- traditional music and instruments

"Synopsis" by , Celebrating the Powwow introduces children to the people and traditions of the Native North American powwow. Native symbols, dances, costumes, and instruments are shown in action-filled photos.
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