Marco Polo for Kids PDF ePub eBook

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Marco Polo for Kids free pdf This work is intended for ages 9-12. The Far East comes alive in this activity book centred on Marco Polo's journey to China from Venice along the 13th-century Silk Road. Kids will join Marco as he travels by caravan through vast deserts and over steep mountain ranges, stopping in exotic cities and humble villages, until at last he arrives at the palace of the Kublai Khan. Woven throughout the tale are 21 activities that highlight the diverse cultures Marco encountered along the way. Activities include making a mythical map, creating a mosaic, fun with Feng Shui, making paper, and putting on a wayang-kulit (shadow-puppet play). Just for fun, kids will learn a few words of Turkish, Persian, Mongol, Hindi, and Chinese. A complete resource section with magnificent museums and their Web sites invites kids to embark on their own expedition of discovery.

About Janis Herbert

Janis Herbert is the author of Leonardo da Vinci for Kids, The Civil War for Kids, Lewis and Clark for Kids, and Marco Polo for Kids. She lives in Oak Park, Illinois.

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Author : Janis Herbert
Publisher : Chicago Review Press
Data Published : 01 August 2001
ISBN : 1556523777
EAN : 9781556523779
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 144 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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