|aFilipino celebrations / |ctext by Liana Romulo ; illustrations by Corazon Dandan-Albano
|aTokyo ; |aRutland, Vt. : |bTuttle Pub., |cc2011
|a48 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c23 x 28 cm.
|a"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
|aPhilippines--Social life and customs--Juvenile literature
內容簡介top Filipino Celebrations 簡介 Filipino Celebrations brings to life the festivals and celebrations of this diverse island nation. Perfect for families looking to share the unique culture of the Philippines, Filipino Celebrations includes activities such as games, songs, crafts and recipes which encourage children to participate and learn while having fun.