Christmas Trees

Our Holiday Symbols
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

A simple book describing the origin and the significance of using evergreen trees at Christmastime, how they are grown, cut, and shipped, how to chose a good tree, and how to care for it.

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978-1-63143-918-6
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2015
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-01-01
BISACS JNF026090, JNF026080
Dewey 394.2663
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 630
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 172702
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources National Christmas Tree Association
Christmas Tree Facts
The History of Christmas Trees
Author: Kathryn Stevens

Kathryn Stevens is the pen name of Katherine Stevenson, a longtime book editor for The Child's World. For many years, Kathy has pursued a dual career in two areas of interest, publishing and archaeology. She has edited a number of series for The Child's World and is the author of ten books: five Countries: Faces and Places (Argentina, Cuba, France, Iraq, and The United States), two new Music Makers (Cellos, Stringed Instruments), two Holiday Symbols (Christmas Trees and Halloween Jack O'Lanterns), and one Naturebook (Fleas). She has an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a specialty in archaeology and environmental sciences. Kathy lives with her husband and an elderly dog and divides her time between St. Paul, Minnesota, and La Crosse, Wisconsin, where she is active in archaeological research.