A beautifully illustrated, interactive guide to ancient, nature-based holidays and customs.
Through themed meditations, crafts, and rituals, young readers can learn about old and new ways of honoring the seasons-and create their own!Each "spoke" in The Wheel of the Year marks an important turning point: the winter and summer solstices, the spring and fall equinoxes, and the festivals of seeding, growing, and harvesting that arrive in between. Within each section, enjoy:An overview of the holiday and its significance in cultures around the worldA sensory scavenger hunt for sights, sounds, and smells the seasonIdeas for a seasonal altar using objects from natureThemed crafts, rituals, games, and recipesBlending nature connection with art, poetry, and myth, The Wheel of the Year conveys the magic and beauty of ancient traditions and encourages young readers to notice, care for, and celebrate the natural world around them.
Title: The Wheel of the Year Book
Mastermind number: 230111
Shipping weight (lbs): 2.145007075
Package dimensions (inches): 10.25 x 8.25 x 0.625
Author: Fiona Cook
Illustrator: Jessica Roux
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing