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Author Mahoney, Ellen Voelckers, author.

Title Gandhi for kids : his life and ideas, with 21 activities / Ellen Mahoney.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Yorkville PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  J 954.035 MAH    AVAILABLE
Description x, 134 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 x 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series For kids series
--for kids (Chicago, Ill.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130) and index.
Contents Early years by the sea -- New Horizons -- A lawyer and a rebel -- The Ashram life -- the power of nonviolence -- Spinning and fasting -- Marching toward independence -- Ghandi's legacy.
Summary "Connecting Gandhi's ideas and his life's work to contemporary issues this useful resource for parents and teachers makes Gandhi relevant for kids today. Packed with historic images, the book includes informative sidebars, a time line, a glossary, and a resource section, along with 21 activities that illuminate Gandhi's life, environment, and ideas. Kids can make a traditional Indian lamp called a diya, create a henna hand design, practice anti-consumerism or vegetarianism for a day, and much more"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Juvenile literature.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs.
Statesmen -- India -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Nationalists -- India -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Nonviolence -- India -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Creative activities and seat work.
Creative activities and seat work.
Statesmen -- India -- Biography.
Nationalists -- India -- Biography.
Nonviolence -- India -- History -- 20th century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Biography & Autobiography -- Social Activists.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Biography & Autobiography -- Historical.
India -- History -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
India -- History -- Juvenile literature.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947 -- Juvenile literature.
India -- History -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs.
India -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781613731222 (paperback)
1613731221 (paperback)

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