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Memorial Day (Heinemann First Library)

3.17  ·  Rating Details  ·  6 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
It is the last Monday in May and school is closed. But do you know why? It's Memorial Day, of course! Turn the pages of this book to find out: what great idea Abraham Lincoln talked about, how a group of women started a new holiday, who Americans remember on Memorial Day. Each book in the Holiday Histories series describes one of America's holidays or special days. Explore ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 26th 2006 by Heinemann Educational Books (first published September 1998)
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Jessica Lauber
May 17, 2016 Jessica Lauber rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I really enjoyed this book. It was very informative, in a kid-friendly way. It would also be a great mentor text for text features.

I learned more from this book than I did in most of my history classes!
Ellen Brandt
May 31, 2010 Ellen Brandt rated it liked it
The writing is bland, but it does the job of explaining Memorial Day to elementary school students.
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