Fear in animals

The Terrible Plop

Author: Ursula Dubosarsky

Publisher: Picture Puffin

ISBN:

Category: Fear in animals

Page: 32

View: 602

Here is the story of the Terrible PLOP, with a bear and a rabbit, and a hop hop hop. But what is the PLOP? And where does it hide? Open the book and look inside . . . 'Hilarious, original and energetic . . . ' The Sunday Age From award-winning author Ursula Dubosarsky and illustrator Andrew Joyner comes an irresistible picture book about a little rabbit who learns that some things in life aren't as scary as they seem. Based on a Tibetan myth, a sound in the forest sets all the animals running for their lives from the Terrible Plop. Children will be charmed by the wonderful zany energy of the illustrations and the rollicking rhyming story.
Juvenile Fiction

Terrible Plop

Author: Ursula Dubosarsky

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 36

View: 242

Here is the story Of the Terrible PLOP, With a bear and a rabbit And a hop hop hop. But what is the PLOP? And where does it hide? Open the book And look inside . . . From award-winning authorUrsula Dubosarskyand illustratorAndrew Joynercomes an irresistible new picture book about a little rabbit who learns that some things in life aren't as scary as they seem.Based on a Tibetan myth, a sound in the forest sets all the animals running for their lives from the Terrible Plop.Children will be charmed by the wonderful zany energy of the illustrations and the rollicking rhyming story. Publishers Weekly Review Ursula Dubosarsky's rollicking The Terrible Plop is going straight into our story box. With a rhythmic, comic text perfect for joining in with, and dynamic cartoon-like illustrations provided by Andrew Joyner, there are shades of Doctor Seuss in this Henny Penny-style picture book. Children will love the brave little rabbit and big brave bear who isn't really brave at all. Marilyn Brocklehurst, Proprietor, Norfolk Children's Book Centre
Education

Folktales Aloud

Author: Janice M. Del Negro

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 644

A good folktale triggers the imagination, connecting children to a wider world as well as increasing their vocabulary and comprehension skills. In this delightful and easy-to-use book, teacher and storyteller Del Negro gives librarians, teachers, and parents the keys to storytelling success. Including more than a dozen original adaptations of folktales from around the world, tailored specifically for library and classroom use, she Reviews storytelling basics such as selecting a tale and learning the story Offers tips for dealing with stage fright and reluctant listeners Presents a bibliography of recommended online and print resources, steering readers to more wonderful tales to tell For young listeners the folktale is a perfect gateway to the exciting worlds of culture and literature, and Del Negro’s book invites their engagement with proven techniques and original story scripts that can be used by experienced as well as beginning tellers.
Juvenile Nonfiction

The Moon Maiden & Other Asian Folktales

Author: Hua Long

Publisher: China Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 30

View: 328

An illustrated collection of twelve well-known myths, legends and fables from China and East Asia adapted for younger readers.
Language Arts & Disciplines

A to Zoo: Subject Access to Children's Picture Books, 10th Edition

Author: Rebecca L. Thomas

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1636

View: 749

Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail
Education

Discovering and Developing Talents in Spanish-Speaking Students

Author: Joan Franklin Smutny

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 216

View: 149

¡Atención! Recognize the strengths of Spanish-speaking students! How do you nurture the gifts and talents of the growing population of Hispanic students? This book provides teachers and leaders with the skills needed to uncover each child’s abilities and ultimately boost achievement for gifted Spanish-speaking students. Packed with strategies that teachers can use immediately to enhance instruction and assessment, this book shows how to: Recognize students’ unique strengths Identify and develop the gifts of bilingualism and different cultures Create challenging learning experiences for every student in the class Adapt tools and strategies to meet each learner’s unique needs Connect with parents and the greater Spanish-speaking community
Social Science

World folktales

Author: Atelia Clarkson

Publisher: Scribner Book Company

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 450

View: 434

Juvenile Fiction

The Terrible Secrets of the Tell-All Club

Author: Catherine Stier

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 136

View: 970

When four fifth-grade friends complete a "tell-all" survey, tensions arise and come to a head during an overnight class trip.