TITLE

Holiday Lights

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Weekly Reader - Pre K;Nov/Dec2003, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the ways people use lights as decoration or as part of their holiday celebrations. Activities during Christmas; Use of lights during Las Posadas and Kwanzaa; Children's activity for analyzing and discriminating visually.
ACCESSION #
11074160

 

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