A Poem in Your Pocket (Mr. Tiffin's Classroom Series) PDF ePub eBook

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A Poem in Your Pocket (Mr. Tiffin's Classroom Series) free pdf Usher in National Poetry Month with Mr. Tiffin and his students, stars of the hugely popular "How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?" and "The Apple Orchard Riddle." Once again, Margaret McNamara sets her playful, child-friendly story in the classroom, and this time, poetry from metaphors to acrostics to haiku is the name of the game. The focus here is on Elinor, whose confidence falters as she tries to write something "perfect" for Poem in Your Pocket Day and impress a visiting poet. G. Brian Karas's accessible, adorable illustrations add to the fun. Includes a list of Mr. Tiffin's tips for celebrating Poem in Your Pocket Day. "A nimble introduction to poetry as well as a sensitive look at the perils of perfectionism." "TheNew York Times" "Pair this book with the works of Shel Silverstein, Paul B. Janeczko, Jack Prelutsky, Douglas Florian, or Robert Louis Stevenson." "School Library Journal," Starred "From the Hardcover edition.""

About Margaret McNamara

MARGARET McNAMARA is the author of two other titles about Mr. Tiffin's class: "The Apple Orchard Riddle, " promised to "spark fruitful curriculum discussion" by "School Library Journal, " and "How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?, " called "illuminating" by "Family Fun" magazine. She is also the author of "The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot" and "George Washington's Birthday." Ms. McNamara lives in New York City. G. BRIAN KARAS is the prolific, versatile, and award-winning illustrator of many books for children, including "How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?" and "The Apple Orchard Riddle." He also illustrated "Neville" by Norton Juster- "Clever Jack Takes the Cake" by Candace Fleming, which received four starred reviews- "Are You Going to Be Good?" by Cari Best, a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book- "Home on the Bayou, " recipient of the "Boston Globe Horn Book" Award- and "Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!" by Candace Fleming. Visit him at GBrianKaras.com. "From the Hardcover edition.""

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Author : Margaret McNamara
Publisher : Schwartz
Data Published : 27 January 2015
ISBN : 0307979482
EAN : 9780307979483
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 40 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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