Level 5 Unit 13
Theme: Holidays


Dragon Parade: A Chinese
New Year Story
by Steven Chin
The first Chinese New Year
celebrated in the U.S.
Day of the Dead: A Mexican-
American Celebration
by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith
A family celebrates this feast day.


It's the Fourth of July!
by Stan Hoig
A history of this holiday and the
ways it is celebrated.
Shamrocks, Harps, and
by Edna Barth
The author explores the symbols
of St. Patrick's Day.


Have a Happy...
by Mildred Pitts Walter
An African American family
celebrates the holiday called
Festival of Freedom
by Maida Silverman
The story of Passover and how it
is observed.


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