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[PDF] Thanking the Moon author Grace Lin

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S and a secret wish up to the moonGrace Lin’s luminous and gloriously patterned artwork is perfect for this holiday tale Her story is simple tailor made for reading aloud to young children And she includes an informative author’s note with further details on the custom. This text is about a Chinese American family celebrating the mid autumn moon festival Every single family member is pinching in as they prepare the picnic with mooncakes pomelos cups of tea and lanterns After having their meal everyone sends thanks and a wish to the moon Thanking the Moon Celebrating the Mid Autumn Moon Festival recognized by the School Library Journal can be used for early elementary classes with engaging simple text and colorful illustration that depicts the holiday Before conducting either a read aloud or a guided reading a teacher could use this text by asking the

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Thanking the Moon

S and traditions of the Moon Festival for parents and teachers The Moon Festival is one of the most important holidays of the year along with the Lunar New Year so this book makes an excellent companion to Grace Lin’s Bringing In the New Year which features the same fami. For a book that expresses itself in only a single line of text per page Thanking the Moon has a lot of uality story to tell Much of it is told through illustrations that do wonders in setting the mood and give us between the lines insight into the real importance behind the Mid Autumn Moon Festival One doesn t have to believe in making supplication to the goddess of the moon to be able to appreciate the positive effect of setting aside a special day to remind us to give thanks for the blessings in our lives and to not ever forget the good things we do have because we re so focused on

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This simple young and satisfying story follows a Chinese American family as they celebrate the Mid Autumn Moon Festival Each member of the family lends a hand as they prepare a moonlit picnic with mooncakes pomelos cups of tea and colorful lanterns And everyone sends thank. Join a Chinese American family as they head out into the night to celebrate the Mid Autumn Moon Festival They bring a night time picnic and set up the moon honoring table There are glowing lanterns and tea to drink There are also special mooncakes to munch Then everyone thanks the moon for bringing them together and make secret wishes This will have every child wishing that they could celebrate the Moon Festival tooA gentle and simple story Lin offers a glimpse of Chinese heritage in this picture book With just one or two lines of text per double page spread she invites readers to the Electing Judges up the moon honoring table There are glowing lanterns and tea to drink There are also special mooncakes to munch Then everyone thanks the moon for bringing them together and make secret wishes This will have every child wishing that they could celebrate the Moon Festival tooA gentle and simple story Lin offers a glimpse of Chinese heritage in this picture book With just one or two lines of text per double page spread she invites readers to the


10 thoughts on “Thanking the Moon

  1. says:

    Cute story about how Asian culture celebrates mid autumn moon festival Illustrations were nice nothing over the top My kids enjoyed this simple story as we celebrate harvest Moon this month

  2. says:

    Much as she did in her Dim Sum for Everyone children's author Grace Lin uses a simple text and colorful engaging gouache artwork to introduce young readers to an aspect of Chinese and Chinese American culture Here we have a family M

  3. says:

    Join a Chinese American family as they head out into the night to celebrate the Mid Autumn Moon Festival They bring a night time picnic and se

  4. says:

    A pleasant story sweet in its simplicity of a family gathering together to celebrate the Mid Autumn Moon Festival with a traditional picnic I really enjoyed how the story was very intimate with just the family then expanded through the illustrations to show many others celebrating too The story is simple enough to be shared with t

  5. says:

    This lovely book by Grace Lin is catalogued in fiction but I think it should be in nonfictionIn this book the Mid Autumn Moon Festival commonly referred to as the Moon Festival a family describes their celebratory traditions I love the simple text with one sentence per page The illustrations are beautiful and add to the text by pr

  6. says:

    This text is about a Chinese American family celebrating the mid autumn moon festival Every single family member is pinching in as they prepare the picnic with mooncakes pomelos cups of tea and lanterns After having their meal everyone sends thanks and a wish to the moon Thanking the Moon Celebrating the Mid Autumn Moon Festival recognized by the School Library Journal can be used for early elementary classes with engaging simple text an

  7. says:

    The art isn't great but it's important for kids to learn about other cultures

  8. says:

    Grace Lin starts the story off with a Chinese family preparing a picnic at night to honor the Mid Autumn Moon Festival Each person has their own special job to set up for the celebration They set up glowing lanterns and tea Then they all sit down to eat mooncakes After they eat each member of the family thanks the moon and wishes upon it The last page shows how the whole town celebrates the moon festival After the story Lin goes

  9. says:

    For a book that expresses itself in only a single line of text per page Thanking the Moon has a lot of uality story to tell Much of it is told through illustrations that do wonders in setting the mood and give us between the lines insight into the real importance behind the Mid Autumn Moon Festival One doesn't ha

  10. says:

    An Asian American girl along with her parents and two sisters are getting things together to celebrate the mid autumn moon festival that evening The girl talks about different jobs each family has to set up for their celebration fill

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