The Resource Filipino Celebrations : a treasury of Feasts and Festivals

Filipino Celebrations : a treasury of Feasts and Festivals

Label
Filipino Celebrations : a treasury of Feasts and Festivals
Title
Filipino Celebrations
Title remainder
a treasury of Feasts and Festivals
Statement of responsibility
text by Liana Romulo ; illustrations by Corazon Dandan-Albano
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brimming with vivid illustrations and rich cultural background, Filipino Celebrations brings to life the festivals and celebrations of this diverse island nation. Each chapter discusses the history of the holiday; its cultural influences; how certain holidays are celebrated differently in different regions of the Philippines; special customs, foods, key words and phrases associated with the festivals; and more. Perfect for families looking to share the unique culture of the Philippines and educators interested in promoting multiculturalism in the classroom, Filipino Celebrations includes activi
Summary
"Brimming with vivid illustrations and rich cultural background, Filipino Celebrations makes major festivals such as Holy Week, Independence Day, Christmas and New Year come alive, together with family celebrations such as weddings, birthdays, baptisms, and a girl's debut into society. Each chapter discusses the history of the holiday; its cultural influences; how certain holidays are celebrated differently in different regions of the Philippines; special customs, foods, key words and phrases associated with the festivals; and more. Each chapter gives children a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage of this island nation. Activities such as games, songs, crafts and recipes invite children to participate in the fun. Filipino Celebrations engages the 5-11 age group in a way that is both informative and fun."--Publisher's description
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107471
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Romulo, Liana
Dewey number
394.269599
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GT4881.A2 R66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dandan-Albano, Corazon
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Festivals
  • Holidays
  • Philippines
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a treasury of feasts and festivals
Label
Filipino Celebrations : a treasury of Feasts and Festivals
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=989117
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Welcome to the Philippines!; Birthdays; Holy Week; Town Festivals; Baptisms; Independence Day; All Soul's Day; Weddings; Merry Christmas!; Happy New Year!; Glossary
Control code
ocn797919872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (55 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781462908622
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A0C66C1F-025E-40FE-B809-99C584B7D6F2
System control number
(OCoLC)797919872
Label
Filipino Celebrations : a treasury of Feasts and Festivals
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=989117
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Welcome to the Philippines!; Birthdays; Holy Week; Town Festivals; Baptisms; Independence Day; All Soul's Day; Weddings; Merry Christmas!; Happy New Year!; Glossary
Control code
ocn797919872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (55 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781462908622
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A0C66C1F-025E-40FE-B809-99C584B7D6F2
System control number
(OCoLC)797919872

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