Topics : Primary School Festivals Books

Our festival books cover the celebrations that take place all around the world and will be useful study aids for both history and R.E. lessons. They are all available at unbelievable prices.

  • APMZG 8 years +

    The Usborne Book of World Religions (Paperback)

    Susan Meredith

    Understanding the differences between people's religious beliefs is now more important than ever. Each religion is brought vividly to life with photographs, detailed illustrations and straightforward informative text. Ages 8+ years.
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  • ARHSA 4 years +

    Hanukkah (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    From Judah Maccabee to lighting the menorah to eating potato latkes, this book introduces readers to the stories and traditions of Hanukkah and explains what it means to celebrate this festival of lights.
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  • ABRVN 4 years +

    Bonfire Night (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during Bonfire Night and why it is such an important occasion.
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  • BMCYP 5 years +

    Christmas (Paperback)

    Lisa J. Amstutz

    It's time to celebrate Christmas. There's so much to do! Make Christmas cake and decorate the Christmas tree. Have dinner with your family. Exchange presents. This important Christian holiday celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ.
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  • AQCMR 5 years +

    To the Muslim Faith (Paperback)

    Katie Dicker

    This book provides an inside introduction to the Muslim religion. Learn about food and fasting, mosques and how Muslims pray, who Muhammad was and Muslim festivals.
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  • ABRVP 4 years +

    Divali (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during Divali and why, when and where the event takes place. It also reveals who celebrates it.
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  • BMEFC 9 years +

    Chinese New Year (Paperback)

    Lisa J. Amstutz

    Out with the old and in with the new! It's time to celebrate Chinese New Year! Clean the house. Have a feast with relatives. Watch fireworks and dragon dances. Make paper lanterns. Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, is a celebration of new beginnings.
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  • ARJXX

    Easter (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    Every year families gather to celebrate Easter with both religious and secular activities. From attending church to hunting for colorfully decorated eggs, readers will learn about the importance of Easter and the many ways people honor this day.
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  • ARJNH 4 years +

    Harvest Time (Paperback)

    Erika L. Shores

    Corn ripens in the fields. Garden vegetables are ready to pick. Autumn is here! This title celebrates the season with this easy-to-read book. It includes lovely photos and a simple design beautifully support early readers.
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  • APWGU 9 years +

    We are Sikhs (Paperback)

    Philip Blake

    Discover all about Sikhism by meeting Akaalsimron, Amrita, Sehaj and Sunny - four Sikhs from around the world. Find out about their gurdwaras, how they worship, how they celebrate festivals and how their faith impacts on their daily lives. The book is part of the 'My religion and me' series which explores the faith and lives of children around the world in different religions.
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  • APWGS 9 years +

    We are Muslims (Paperback)

    Philip Blake

    Discover all about Islam by meeting Jasmine, Jeffrey, Mohammad and Serish - four Muslims from around the world. Find out about their mosques, how they pray and how their faith impacts on their daily lives. The book is part of the 'My religion and me' series which explores the faith and lives of children around the world in different religions.
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  • APMZV 7 years +

    The Story of Islam (Hardback)

    Susan Meredith

    Traces the story of Islam from the life and deeds of Mohammad, his successors and the spread of Islam across the globe, and describes the main beliefs and customs, including the Five Pillars of Islam. Illustrated with stunning full-colour photographs and detailed maps and diagrams. Developed in consultation with reading experts from Roehampton University and an expert in Islamic heritage.
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  • AMPAG 7 years +

    The Usborne Encyclopedia of World Religions (Paperback)

    Susan Meredith

    A thought-provoking book offering a balanced exploration of the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions and many lesser-known faiths. Beautiful photographs and engaging illustrations, maps and diagrams compliment the informative text.
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  • AKSRT 7 years +

    The Flying Pizza and Other Primary School Assemblies (Paperback)

    Alan M. Barker

    A new and easy-to-use collection of primary school assemblies from the UK's favourite assembly writer. 45 assemblies: 30 brand new and 15 updated favourites. The new layout and format as well as assemblies needing minimal preparation are designed solely with the teacher's needs in mind. Features a revised version of 'The Flying Pizza', which is continually the most downloaded assembly on Assemblies.org. This new single-author collection features 45 assemblies from the ever-popular and well-known Revd Alan M. Barker. His assemblies are downloaded thousands of times a year and he is the most searched for author on Assemblies.org. This new volume is now in an updated, easy-to-use format. Inside the content is clearly laid out with icons indicating each assembly's aim, preparation and materials needed, step-by-step instructions for presenting the assembly, reflections, and a song or suggested piece of music. The content covers all major Christian festivals including assemblies for more difficult festivals to present to children such as Ascension Day.
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  • ACLEX 4 years +

    Harvest Festival (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children, their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during holidays the Harvest Festival and why, when and where it takes place. It also reveals who celebrated the festival.
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  • ABBWU 3 years +

    Ramadan Moon (Paperback)

    Na'ima B. Robert

    Ramadan, the month of fasting, Doesn't begin all at once. It begins with a whisper And a prayer And a wish. Muslims all over the world celebrate Ramadan and the joyful days of Eid-ul-Fitr at the end of the month of fasting as the most special time of year. This lyrical and inspiring picture book captures the wonder and joy of this great annual event, from the perspective of a child. Accompanied by Iranian inspired illustrations, the story follows the waxing of the moon from the first new crescent to full moon and waning until Eid is heralded by the first sighting of the second new moon. Written and illustrated by Muslims, this is a book for all children who celebrate Ramadan and those in the wider communities who want to understand why this is such a special experience for Muslims.
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  • ARJXW

    Christmas (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    Every year families gather to celebrate Christmas with both religious and secular activities. From attending church and helping charitable causes to decorating the tree and exchanging gifts, readers will learn about the importance of Christmas.
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  • ARJEI

    Remembering the Dead Around the World (Hardback)

    Anita Ganeri

    Discover how people remember the passing of their loved ones all around the world. Featuring the world's main religions as well as some little-known ceremonies and festivals, this book takes an intriguing and colourful look at how death is commemorated in many different places.
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  • ARJEH

    Celebrating Weddings Around the World (Hardback)

    Anita Ganeri

    Discover a wonderful world of celebrations from around the world. Featuring the world's main religions as well as some little-known ceremonies and festivals, this book takes an intriguing and colourful look at how getting married and weddings are celebrated in many different places.
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  • ARJEG

    Coming of Age Around the World (Hardback)

    Anita Ganeri

    Discover a wonderful world of celebrations from around the world. Featuring the world's main religions as well as some little-known ceremonies and festivals, this book takes an intriguing and colourful look at how growing up and coming of age are celebrated in many different places.
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  • ARJEF

    Celebrating Birth Around the World (Hardback)

    Anita Ganeri

    Discover a wonderful world of celebrations from around the world. Featuring the world's main religions as well as some little-known ceremonies and festivals, this book takes an intriguing and colourful look at how birth is celebrated in many different places.
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  • ARJCZ

    Celebrating Buddhist Festivals (Hardback)

    Nick Hunter

    What do Buddhists believe? How do they celebrate what is important to them? What food do they eat during festival time? How do Buddhists in the UK celebrate? Read this book to find out the answers to these questions and more. Celebrating Buddhist Festivals looks at important religious and family days in the Buddhist calendar, and gets readers to take part by cooking some of the food central to Buddhist celebrations. The book looks at both international and UK examples of Buddhist celebrations Infosearch asks the questions you want answered.
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  • ARJCY

    Celebrating Christian Festivals (Hardback)

    Nick Hunter

    What do Christians believe? How do they celebrate what is important to them? What food do they eat during festival time? How do Christians in the UK celebrate? Read this book to find out the answers to these questions and more. Celebrating Christian Festivals looks at important religious and family days in the Christian calendar, and gets readers to take part by cooking some of the food central to Christian celebrations. The book looks at both international and UK examples of Christian celebrations. Infosearch asks the questions you want answered.
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  • ARJCX

    Celebrating Sikh Festivals (Hardback)

    Nick Hunter

    What do Sikhs believe? How do they celebrate what is important to them? What food do they eat during festival time? How do Sikhs in the UK celebrate? Read this book to find out the answers to these questions and more. Celebrating Sikh Festivals looks at important religious and family days in the Sikh calendar, and gets readers to take part by cooking some of the food central to Sikh celebrations. The book looks at both international and UK examples of Sikh celebrations. Infosearch asks the questions you want answered.
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