I dag får du fri fragt I dag får du fri fragt

Celebrate Valentine's Day

af

Du sparer 20% fra forlagets pris
Celebrate Valentine's Day
  • Leveringstid 4-6 hverdage
  • Forventet levering 27-06-2018
Køb til medlemspris og få altid fri fragt.
Prøv 14 dage gratis (herefter 79,-/md.).

Læs mere om Saxo Premium her.
  • Op til 70% rabat
  • Fri fragt
  • Stream 30.000 e- og lydbøger
  1. Beskrivelse

    Celebrate Valentine’s Day focuses on historical and cultural aspects of this holiday and the international traditions, food, and celebrations associated with it. This celebration of love includes fun facts; a recipe; a map showing the location of all photographs; a resource list of books, videos, and Web sites; and a note from an expert consultant, aimed at parents and teachers, which deepens our understanding of the holiday’s importance and meaning. 

    The history of the holiday is shrouded in mystery, but we do know that Valentine’s Day wasn’t always a time for red roses, candy hearts, and frilly greeting cards. Readers learn that some historians trace the feast of the patron saint of love to ancient Greek and Roman festivals that signaled the beginning of spring, which officially began in February in ancient Rome. We discover how, according to one legend, St. Valentine was a priest imprisoned for defying the emperor. Before being put to death, he sent the first "valentine" —a letter that he signed "From your Valentine," words still used on cards today. 

    Readers discover a range of international Valentine’s Day traditions: making and exchanging cards decorated with hearts, lace, and ribbons; giving flowers, candy, balloons, and other gifts to friends and loved ones; attending special parties at school; and baking of cookies and other treats. We learn how the holiday’s popularity has grown around the world, particularly in Korea and Japan, where office workers give chocolates to their co-workers on Valentine’s Day.

    National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.

    Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

    Andre udgaver:

    Bog, hardback
    Bog, ukendt format

  2. Yderligere info
    Udgivelsesdato:
    06-12-2016
    Sprog:
    Engelsk
    ISBN13:
    9781426327476
    Sidetal:
    32
    Vægt:
    136 g
    Højde:
    6 mm
    Bredde:
    216 mm
    Mærkat:
    Bog, paperback
    Målgruppe:
    From c 8 years
    Format:
    Paperback
    • Bibliotekernes beskrivelse

      Lavish National Geographic photography and lively text combine in an introduction to the historical and cultural aspects of Valentine's Day that provides an array of activity suggestions while exploring the traditions of people from different historical periods and countries. Simultaneous.

  3. Anmeldelser

    Kundernes boganmeldelser af Celebrate Valentine's Day

Fandt du ikke hvad du søgte?

Hvis denne bog ikke er noget for dig, kan du benytte kategorierne nedenfor til at finde andre titler. Klik på en kategori for at se lignende bøger.

Se andre bøger, der handler om