Fall 2021

Celebrating Mardi Gras

From the Set Celebrating Holidays

Let the good times roll! Colorful floats, shiny beads, and delicious king cakes herald the arrival of Mardi Gras. Kids discover the origins of Mardi Gras and learn about the food and activities associated with this famous festival. Young readers learn creative ways that they can partake in the merrymaking for which Mardi Gras is famous. Additional features to aid comprehension include activities and poetry, informative sidebars, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and an introduction to the author and illustrator.

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  • Let the Good Times Roll!
  • Fat Tuesday
  • A French Carnival
  • The Krewes of New Orleans
  • “Throw Me Something, Mister!”
  • Costumes and King Cakes
  • Carnival Around the World
  • If Ever I Cease to Love
  • Joining in the Spirit of Mardi Gras
  • Making King Cakes
  • Making a Mardi Gras Necklace
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Index
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 394.25
Lexile 570
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level N
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503853867, 9781503855083
Copyright 2022, 2022
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 9.5 x 8, 9.5 x 8
Graphics Full-color illustrations

Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than 200 books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as grammar and natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. Ann has traveled to the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and now lives in Chicago, IL.

Illustrator: Jan Bryan-Hunt