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6 edition of Song and dance man found in the catalog.

Song and dance man

by Karen Ackerman

  • 259 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entertainers -- Fiction.,
  • Grandfathers -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell.
    ContributionsGammell, Stephen, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A1824 So 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[30] p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2375000M
    ISBN 100394893301, 0394993306
    LC Control Number87003200

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    Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Song and Dance Man book by Karen Ackerman. Once a song and dance man, Grandpa reclaims his youth and profession before the delighted eyes of his three grandchildren one afternoon. He simply cannot resist the Free shipping over $Cited by: Song and Dance Man was one of her picks. Grandpa's three grandchildren come to visit for supper, and he tells them about the days "before people watched TV, back in the good old days, the song and dance days." Grandpa takes them on a magical journey to the attic to explore those days of /5(8).

    Use your setting bookmark (from the 4 Blocks book) to mark the setting in the book. Teacher Read Aloud Closure Activity: In your response journal, or on a piece of paper, write a sentence that tells what the setting is. Day 2 Prior Knowledge: Being the Words Grandpa was a song and dance man who once danced on the vaudeville stage. 2. Karen Ackerman has written over 25 books for young readers, including The Night Crossing, A Brighter Garden illustrated by Tasha Tudor, and Bingleman’s Midway illustrated by Barry Moser. In addition to winning the Caldecott Award for his spirited illustrations in Song and Dance Man, Stephen Gammell is the illustrator of two Caldecott Honor Books, The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant and Pages:


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The book won the Caldecott Medal in with the beautiful colored pencil illustrations of Stephen Gammell (while the media choice was not indicated in the book itself, the information was 4/5.

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Jan 14,  · About Song and Dance Man. A beautifully nostalgic picture book about one grandfather’s younger days that shows you’re only as old as you feel.

“In this affectionate story, three children follow their grandfather up to the attic, where he pulls out his old. Song and Dance Man. by Karen Ackerman. Illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Picture Book. 32 pages. Grades Find this book: Amazon. Teacher's Guide.

This Caldecott Award winner tells a simple story, told by the grandchildren, of a grandfather who takes them to the attic where he opens a trunk full of costumes and props from his days as a song and dance man. Song and Dance Man Literature Guide by Karen Ackerman The attic becomes a vaudeville stage as Grandpa performs for his grandchildren just as he did in the good old days, when he was a.

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Buy this book Grandpa, once a song-and-dance man on the vaudeville stage, is invigorated by a visit from three grandchildren.

They climb the stairs to the attic where mementoes of the past glitter. Nov 10,  · In addition to winning the Caldecott Award for his spirited illustrations in Song and Dance Man, Stephen Gammell is the illustrator of two Caldecott Honor Books, The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant and Where the Buffaloes Begin by Olaf Baker%().

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This contemporary realistic fiction book tells of a grandpa who used to be a song and dance man a long time ago. He takes his grandchildren to the attic where he tries on old hats and pretends he is a dancer. He does magic tricks and sings and dances.

At the end, he looks back and misses those days/5(35). Song-and-Dance man Grandpa can do it all, proving the well-worn adage that you're only as old as you feel. He taps out a variety of steps, sings, plays the banjo, performs magic tricks, tells jokes, and gets the children laughing so hard they all get hiccups.

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He was a great performer and is reminiscing on his past life as a performer. His grandchildren come to visit him and he decides to take them on an adventure to the past.4/5(30).Oct 21,  · To delve into these songs is to study some of the finest works in American song.

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