Monthly Archives: September 2010

Module 5 — Picture Book

The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney Bibliography Pinkney, J.  (2009).  The lion and the mouse.  New York, NY: Little, Brown and Co. Summary A wordless retelling of Aesop’s fable, this is the story of how a lion and … Continue reading

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Module 4 — Newbery Winners

Edit The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois Module 4 — Newbery Winner Bibliography Pene du Bois, W.  (1947).  The Twenty-One Balloons.  New York, NY: Viking Press. Summary This book tells the story of a disgruntled math teacher who … Continue reading

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Module 3 — Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Winners

Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis Module 3 — Coretta Scott King Winner Bibliography Curtis, P. C.  (1999).  Bud, not Buddy. New York, NY: Delacorte Press. Summary The story, set in Depression-era Michigan, concerns a ten year old boy … Continue reading

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Module 2 — Classics

  Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans Module 2 — Classic Bibliography Bemelmans, L.  (1939).  Madeline.  New York, NY: Puffin Books. Summary Madeline is one of twelve girls “in two straight lines” who are overseen by Miss Clavel.   When the bold … Continue reading

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