The Sheep Pig

Author: Dick King-Smith
Editor: Longman
ISBN: 9780582417793
Size: 16,27 MB
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""Mum", said Babe, "why can't I learn to be a sheep-pig?" Who is Babe? And what is a sheep-pig? Babe is a clever, polite little pig, but can Fly, the sheepdog, teach Babe his sheep-pig lessons? Can Babe be the best sheep-pig there is?" - Back cover.

Babe The Gallant Pig Literature Kit Gr 3 4

Author: Nat Reed
Editor: Classroom Complete Press
ISBN: 1553198549
Size: 19,16 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Everyone is astonished when sheep farmer, Hogget, brings home a pig from the county fair. Shortly after his arrival, the piglet is adopted by the sheepdog. Destined for the oven, Babe changes that destiny by becoming skilled at the process of sheep-herding. Babe is taken to the sheepdog Trials where he astonishes the judges and spectators by excelling at herding the sheep. Babe: The Gallant Pig is a charming story with an unforgettable cast of characters. A number of positive themes run throughout the novel including the dangers of prejudice and stereotyping, leadership styles, and the positive results that can come through hard work, perseverance and courage. Set in rural America, other themes are those of farm life, sheep and ,sheepdogs, pigs and sheepdog trials. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.

The Fiction Gateway

Author: Suzanne Eberlé
Editor: Aust Council for Ed Research
ISBN: 0864318804
Size: 18,44 MB
Format: PDF
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"What's a good book for me to read next?" In this brand new guide, two experienced school librarians set out to answer that question by providing a selection of books â?? for librarians, teachers, and parents â?? from which to choose the most appropriate book for a child to read. The Fiction Gateway is an essential resource that supports individual, group, and social reading programs. The book provides an instant guide to matching children's interests with suitable reading material. Each entry contains a brief synopsis of the plot, publisher details, theme correlations, concepts, appropriate reading level, questions for discussion, an excerpt of the book, and a range of post-reading activities. The Fiction Gateway contains a variety of entries, including many familiar childrenâ??s literature titles, such as: Are You There God? Itâ??s Me, Margaret â?¢ Ark in the Park â?¢ The Bamboo Flute â?¢ Bridge to Terabithia â?¢ Buzzard Breath and Brains â?¢ Catastrophe Cat â?¢ Charlotte's Web â?¢ Deep Water â?¢ Donâ??t Call Me Ishmael â?¢ The Gizmo â?¢ Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone â?¢ Hating Alison Ashley â?¢ The Incredible Journey â?¢ The Invention of Hugo Cabret â?¢ Island of the Blue Dolphins â?¢ The Jungle Book â?¢ The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe â?¢ The Little Prince â?¢ Macbeth and Son â?¢ The Mostly True Story of Matthew and Trim â?¢ My Side of the Mountain â?¢ Pigs Do Fly (Itâ??s True!) â?¢ The Quicksand Pony â?¢ Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes â?¢ Secrets of Eromanga â?¢ Spaghetti Legs â?¢ The Twenty-seventh Annual African Hippopotamus Race â?¢ When the Tripods Came â?¢ and many more.


Author: John Escott
Editor: Longman
ISBN: 9781405878289
Size: 20,44 MB
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Babe leaves the farm for the city. He wants to make some money. 'But nobody wins in the city', says Bob, a chimpanzee. 'And nobody helps anybody. Understand?'

Translation Humour And The Media

Author: Delia Chiaro
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441140670
Size: 10,91 MB
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Translation studies and humour studies are disciplines that have been long established but have seldom been looked at in conjunction. This volume looks at the intersection of the two disciplines as found in the media -- on television, in film and in print. From American cable drama to Japanese television this collection shows the range and insight of contemporary cross-disciplinary approaches to humour and translation. Featuring a diverse and global range of contributors, this is a unique addition to existing literature in translation studies and it will appeal to a wide cross-section of scholars and postgraduates.

The Pig In Thin Air

Author: Alex Lockwood
Editor: Lantern Books
ISBN: 1590565363
Size: 11,60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Lockwood explores the dimensions of embodiment from his own body to those of the animals he bears witness to, from bodies of knowledge and those who place themselves in the way of the machinery of death, through to our physical efforts to make sense of a world where so much is desensitized, disembodied, and fragmented. Part of Lantern's {bio}graphies series.


Author: Dick King-Smith
Editor: Longman
ISBN: 9780582471139
Size: 20,93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Poppet is an elephant. His mother warns him against mice because they run up elephant's trunks, but Poppet makes friends with a mouse. A delightful tale by the author of Babe - The Sheep Pig.

Passages Level 13 Reading Today And Tomorrow

Author: Isabel L. Beck
ISBN: 9780157181203
Size: 16,46 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Size: 19,90 MB
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