He thinks going to Special Ed classes will brand him dumb. However, go he does, with amazing results. The story encourages these kids that they CAN learn to read. Changes they have no control over: like a death, a divorce, a move far from friends and family etc. Finally, something wonderful happens to change her back to a sweet and loving girl.
- TACONI and CLAUDE - Sample Page?
- The Glory of Living: Kyes to Releasing Your Personal Glory: Keys to Releasing Your Personal Glory.
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- Heaven, Hell, and Tyler Curiel: Wasatch Front 100 Ultramarathon.
- The Exchange;
Kid friendly and fun to read. It begins with a spiteful threat and sibling rivalry, then the Aussie outback and a nasty Medicine Man almost kills them. Yes please. I wrote it to celebrate the publishing of these last 3 books, and it includes all 3 of the characters. Because of a magical Boab tree, Taconi and Claude find themselves trapped in the 21 st Century. I wrote it specially for kids.
NOTE: One copy per person. Please leave your e-mail. Terrific interview, Cheryl! Wonderful interview. I always pick up a tip or two from Margot that helps in my own writing for children. And also thanks to Terri, Kavitha, Apple Blossom and ccgevry for taking the time to comment.
Taconi & Claude: Double Trouble by Margot E. Finke
I really appreciate your kind words and encouragement. You have quite the jammed packed virtual book tour schedule. Wishing you all the very best. Your humor always comes through in your interviews! Love that you sent an e-mail addy. It combines characters from all three books on my tour in a fun time-travel adventure.
You are commenting using your WordPress. You are commenting using your Google account. You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Why did you decide to write stories for children? Do you believe it is harder to write books for a younger audience?
Where can readers purchase a copy? Do you have anything else to add? Thank you for spending time with us today, Margot.
Taconi & Claude: Double Trouble by Finke, M. E. -Paperback
We wish you much success. Thank YOU, for letting me spend time chatting with your readers. You can also listen on demand after the show airs! Like this: Like Loading Have a good weekend ABreading4fun [at] gmail [dot] com. No Downloads. Views Total views. Actions Shares. Embeds 0 No embeds. No notes for slide. ED Book Flyer 1. Fun facts your child will love. Back matter Glossary and Info. Bald eagles were once endangered because DDT spray use made their egg shells brittle.
This book will inspire readers to think about how our actions affect wildlife.
Discuss terms and critter facts found at end of the book. Research more!
Check out the sites listed in the book. Take a nature walk and observe wildlife.
Look for animals mentioned in the book. A rhyming tale for all ages! Learn with the cubs as Mama teaches survival lessons. Hunt for edible berries the bears might eat. Go fishing—then cook fish for dinner. Talk about the animals, birds, and flora in the story. Silence, K. Observe the squirrels where you live.
Talk about where they live, nest and forage. What plants and trees do your see? What other animals do you see? Illustrate a story of a squirrel in your community. Include drawings of its activities and explorations throughout the seasons. Include the plants and animals you saw during your observations. Kids will experience the life of a penguin. Ages Today I am a Penguin, by Melissa Ross A girl and her stuffed penguin go on a sled ride that turns into an Antarctic adventure when her imagination transforms them into Adelie penguins.
Have kids pretend to be Adelie penguins just like the child did in the book. Ask what they learned, such as: "Did your mom teach you how to swim? Discuss facts about Adelie and other penguins that live in Antarctica. See facts on last page of book. Research more about Antarctica and other penguins that live there.
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Draw a picture of all four penguin species, and discuss their differences and similarities. Explore Supermoon! Brian must face his dreaded foe, the dark! Have no fear, Super moon appears and saves the night from darkness. They learn simple facts behind an amazing supermoon and experience climbing up a very unusual granite rock large enough to hike.
They also see the animals that inhabit the Texas Hill country. Discover more about Enchanted Rock on the web or better yet, take a trip there and hike to the top. Watch a supermoon the next time one appears. Talk about your observations.
Happy Earth Day! Turkey vultures lack swift aerial moves, talons that stab, jaws that crush. So what can they do?