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Kids Book of World Religions, The

by Jennifer Glossop, illustrated by John Mantha
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
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By gaining a greater understanding of the cultures and beliefs of people around the world, children build respect and tolerance for the differences that make each of us unique.

With objectivity and accessibility, this title in the Kids Book of series looks at the histories, scriptures, places of worship, religious leaders, gods and major festivals t …

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Beliefs & Religions Around the World

by Judy Kirton, illustrated by Val Lawton
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: multicultural education

An introduction for young children to what different people and cultures believe.

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Many Ways

How Families Practice Their Beliefs and Religions

photographs by Shelley Rotner, by Sheila M. Kelly
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 3
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Through vivid, full-color photographs and easily understood sentences, see how children from around the world practice their religious beliefs. Looking at the rich diversity as well as the underlying similarities of a variety of spiritual traditions, young readers understand that, although the world’s religions have many differences, their primar …

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Religion in the Renaissance

by Lizann Flatt
edition: eBook
  • age: 11
  • Grade: 6
tagged: renaissance, europe

Religion in the Renaissance features the growth and dominance of the Catholic Church in northern Europe, its influence on art and architecture, and how it was eventually challenged and by whom. Other religions were at best accepted but mostly suppressed, threatened, or violently overthrown. Kings and queens working with the Church dominated the pol …

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Earth Day

An Alphabet Book

by Gary Kowalski, illustrated by Rocco Baviera
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
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Children and adults will delight in Earth Day, a litany of gratitude that celebrates earth's diverse species, from apricots to groundhogs to junebugs, from quahogs to zinnias, zucchini and zebras with bright and whimsical illustrations. In alphabetical order, the wonders of nature arise from the page, reminding readers that every day is a reason to …

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What is religion?

by Bobbie Kalman
edition: eBook
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: sociology, customs, traditions, anthropology

This insightful book introduces children to the world’s most popular religions. It looks at the origins, special heroes and teachers, basic beliefs, sacred texts and symbols, ways of worship, special days, rituals, works of art, and places of worship associated with each religion. The book also highlights the basic principles of religions such as …

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