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The Miracle of the First Poinsettia A Mexican Christmas Story by Joanne Oppenheim

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Published by Barefoot Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mexico,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Poinsettias,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • People & Places - Mexico,
  • Holidays & Celebrations - Christmas & Advent,
  • Children"s Books,
  • Christmas,
  • Folklore

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsFabian Negrin (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8919794M
ISBN 101841482455
ISBN 109781841482453

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The Miracle of the First Poinsettia - Joanne Oppenheim, Fabian - book, teaching resources, story, cards, mat, sequencing, primary resources, play, Early Years (EYFS), KS1 & KS2 Primary Teaching.   This week I will start by reviewing The Miracle of the First Poinsettia, written by Joanne Oppenheim and illustrated by Fabian Negrin. This holiday tale is best for ages This holiday tale is best for ages   The Miracle of the Poinsettia. Best of all is the old Mexican legend about how the poinsettia and Christmas became connected in the first place. She’s written several books about. Buy The Miracle of the First Poinsettia: A Mexican Christmas Story by Joanne Oppenheim, Fabian Negrin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: 7.

Shelves: picture-book, books, multicultural, author-study, legend, award-winning-author In the Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola, a young girl named Lucida and her mother were asked to weave a new blanket to cover Baby Jesus in the Christmas procession/5.   Books from Barefoot Books Babushka Night and the Candlemaker The Miracle of the First Poinsettia: A Mexican Christmas Story.   Reading of The Legend of the Pointsettia, by Tomie dePaola.   Originally native to Mexico, beautiful poinsettia plants decorate homes around the world every Christmas. In this extraordinary collaboration, Fabian Negrin brings his warm, glowing scenes to Joanne Oppenheim's thoughtful narrative which explores the traditional Mexican tale of how the first poinsettia came to be, transporting readers to Old-World Mexico and into the arms of a young girl as 4/5(94).

THE MIRACLE OF THE POINSETTIA! At Christmas in Mexico, most houses display the Poinsettia. Just as we have Holly, Misletoe and the Christmas Tree, the Mexicans have the poinsettia. They believe that the beautiful plant brings a blessing that will last all year. The tradition has existed since when a miracle occurred in a tiny village. THE MIRACLE OF THE FIRST POINSETTIA: A Mexican Christmas Story Joanne F. Oppenheim, Author, Fabian Negrin, Author, Fabian Negrin, Illustrator, . the miracle of the first poinsettia Download the miracle of the first poinsettia or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the miracle of the first poinsettia book now. This site is like a library, Use . Oppenheim tells the familiar story of the first Poinsettia (also the subject of picture books by Tomie de Paola and Pat Mora) with a sure hand. Juanita, a poor child in rural Mexico longs for a Christmas gift for the Christ child. A stone angel tells her to pick some weeds; when they're transformed miraculously into beautiful red flowers, they become the perfect gift.