Diwali begins on 10/30 and ends 11/3 in 2016.
Celebrate Diwali with diya lamps, 4 lanterns, and colorful rangoli designs.
Page 3: Learn about the origin and meaning of Diwali.
Pages 4 &5: Read how families celebrate Diwali. Then use a writing prompt to compare Diwali to other holidays.
Pages 6 & 7: Make a little diya lamp – just cut and paste! Step by step directions and lots of photographs are provided.
Pages 8 to 15: Make a Diwali lantern. Easy to make – step by step directions and photographs provided.
(4 lanterns: two in color, and two in black and white for you to color)
Pages 16: Trace and color Diwali fireworks.
Pages 17 to 19: Learn about Rangolis and make a rangoli design. (3 differentiated worksheets)