HalloweenDVD - 2004
Explores several folk traditions from Costa Rica, Mexico and Ireland to explain some Halloween symbols, the origin of costumes and the custom of trick-or-treating. Children learn that, despite the many rituals surrounding the holiday, Halloween is a time to celebrate and honor the memory of loved ones past, and can be a time to talk about death and other subjects that may be frightening to them. The importance of Halloween safety is discussed.
Publisher: Wynnewood, Pa. : Schlessinger Media, c2004
Branch Call Number: J DVD 394.2 H158
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (25 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.