Celebrate traditional African values-including family, community, and self-improvement. Display the nguzo saba, the seven principles of Kwanzaa.
Find out how the relatively new holiday of Kwanzaa began. How does it draw on cultural traditions and values from African countries? What are the seven principles of Kwanzaa (<I>nguzo saba</I>), and what does each one mean? <I>Mazao</I>, meaning fruits and vegetables, represents the fruit of all work. Combine these ideas to create a Kwanzaa plaque.
With Crayola® Colored Pencils, draw a rectangle on posterboard to make the base for your plaque. Cut out the plaque with Crayola Scissors. Color the background with Crayola Washable Markers. Air dry.
In the center of the plaque, write the nguzo saba using Crayola Fine Tip Markers.
On white paper, draw lots of colorful fruits and vegetables. Cut them out. Overlap them around the edges of your plaque in a visually pleasing manner. Attach with Crayola School Glue. If you like, add a chenille stick or yarn hanger. Air dry.
Display your plaque as a reminder about why this 7-day holiday is celebrated.
Celebrate traditional African values-including family, community, and self-improvement. Display the nguzo saba, the seve
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