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5 edition of drinking gourd found in the catalog.

drinking gourd

a storyof the underground railroad

by F. N. Monjo

  • 176 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underground railroad -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Summary, When he is sent home alone for misbehaving in church, Tommy discovers that his house is a station on the underground railroad.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby F.N. Monjo ; pictures by Fred Brenner..
    SeriesAn I can read book
    ContributionsBrenner, Fred, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20944722M
    ISBN 100060243295, 0060243309

      At the beginning of the story, the song "The Drinking Gourd" tells of following the Big Dipper to Canada and to freedom. Page-turn signals are optional. This audiobook offers a good introduction to introduce units on slavery and the Civil War.—Ann Elders, Mark Twain Elementary School, Federal Way, WA4/4(1). Lesson 1: Follow the Drinking Gourd. Topics covered include: slavery, resistance, Harriet Tubman, Peg Leg Joe, and the big dipper. Starting tomorrow afternoon, all videos will be live streamed on YouTube since they offer closed captioning and I want to make sure we consider all people who may want to access at home learning.

    Follow the Drinking Gourd Jeanette Winter, Author Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers $ (48p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Follow the Drinking Gourd. When the Tombigbee ended, slaves should go north over the hills until they came to another river, the Tennessee River. When the great big river meets the little river, Follow the Drinking Gourd. For the old man is a-waiting to carry you to freedom If you follow the Drinking Gourd. The Tennessee River joins the Ohio River.

    Follow the Drinking Gourd Lapbook pictures contributed by Kendall. Front Cover. Inside overview Civil War Flap with list of states that joined the Confederacy Big Dipper seven sheet and information on the song, "Follow the Drinking Gourd" When you lift the Big Dipper sheet (by bringing it forward). Check out this great listen on Morgan Freeman reads this story, accompanied by music by Taj Mahal. Based on the traditional American folksong, this compelling tale recounts the daring adventures of one family's escape from slavery via the Underground Railroad. This touching story capt.


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Drinking gourd by F. N. Monjo Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is a great entry way into slavery for children. It is a book that depicts the underground railroad through the tale of two boys. The one black boy is following the drinking gourd (Big Dipper) to find his way north to freedom.

This book can give children the scaffolding they need to begin to learn about such a large and complex topic.4/5. I used this book after reading a simple biography about Harriet Tubman and watching some U-Tubes about the folk song "Follow the Drinking Gourd" with an adult literacy class.

Wonderful!. This book would be wonderful for children with background info from teachers or /5(24). Follow the Drinking Gourd (Paperback) by Jeanette Winter a great story of following directions.

if you look at its simplest form. Looking through the lenses of history this book has a lot of appeal, it brings to the for front the movement of the underground rail road and makes it Cited by: "Follow the Drinking Gourd" is an African American folk song first published in The Drinking Gourd is another name for the Big Dipper re has it that slaves in the United States used it as a point of reference so they would not get lost.

According to legend, the song was used by a conductor of the Underground Railroad, called Peg Leg Joe, to guide some fugitive slaves. Follow the Drinking Gourd Book - authorSTREAM Presentation.

PowerPoint Presentation: Play the song and have students sing along. Follow the Drinking Gourd is a book about historical fiction, written and illustrated by Jeanette Winter.

The intended age group for this book is primary intermediate; ages birth eight years old. This book drinking gourd book about slavery, and the Underground Railroad. This story is about a man named Peg Leg Joe who worked at plantations and taught salves a /5. About Follow the Drinking Gourd. Illus.

in full color. "Winter’s story begins with a peg-leg sailor who aids slaves on their escape on the Underground Railroad. While working for plantation owners, Peg Leg Joe teaches the slaves a song about the drinking gourd (the Big Dipper).

Book Review This historical fiction story by F. Monjo is published by HarperCollins Children’s Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers. The Drinking Gourd is written for kids ages 7 to 9. More than a picture book, Follow the Drinking Gourd is an important tribute to the struggle of antebellum slaves, and the people who helped them.

Expand Product Details The title of this inspiring story is the title of an important folk song from a troubled part of our nation's history. Hidden in the lyrics of "Follow the. READY TO ROW: I planned to row Follow the Drinking Gourd in February since it's Black History month emphasizing Civil Rights and treating others with love and kindness.

Valentines Day: We started reading this book around Valentines Day. Love in action was a continuous theme throughout this row. Making Valentines: I set out paper, stickers.

Follow the Drinking Gourd Is a Hit With 2nd Graders. Published by User, 19 years ago I used this book to help fulfill a story project requirement for my Children's Literature class at Kent State by: Introduction. The American folksong Follow the Drinking Gourd was first published in The Drinking Gourd song was supposedly used by an Underground Railroad operative to encode escape instructions and a directions then enabled fleeing slaves to make their way north from Mobile, Alabama to the Ohio River and freedom.

The Underground Railroad meant freedom for many in the years before Emancipation, and it had a map. That map is a song called “Follow the Drinking Gourd.” “Follow the Drinking Gourd” was supposedly used by "engineers" in the Underground Railroad to direct slaves to freedom.

There are questions about its authenticity, but if accurate, “Drinking. Illus. in full color. "Winter's story begins with a peg-leg sailor who aids slaves on their escape on the Underground Railroad. While working for plantation owners, Peg Leg Joe teaches the slaves a song about the drinking gourd (the /5(10).

Click here for a sample section of The Drinking Gourd Study Guide. Check out the E-Guide version, available immediately.

Get the book The Drinking Gourd HERE. HarperCollins I Can Read level 3. When Deacon Fuller sends his son, Tommy, home early from church for misbehaving he goes to the barn to visit the horses. Follow the Drinking Gourd is a book featured in Five in a Row, a literature-based unit study curriculum.

Many families use FIAR for all but the grammar/reading and math, and others use it in conjunction with other resources. Above is information about the author and illustrator. Minneapolis Planetarium Amazing Stargazing Activity Book Follow the Drinking Gourd - 7 - Ritter Planetarium-Brooks Observatory.

Name _____ Date _____ Classroom Activity Find each of the following words. CONSTELLATION ESCAPE FREEDOM CANADA BIG DIPPER PEG LEG JOE SLAVE MASTER RIVER DRINKING GOURD E A E R J A F A A E N E A J G A L K A P E P.

Reading excerpts from the book will graphically illustrate to the students how slaves traveled on slave ships, and provide accurate historical information on the issue of slavery in America.

After Reading Follow the Drinking Gourd. Have students study the faces of the runaway slaves as illustrated in the book.

Pamela Dell, Aquila's Drinking Gourd. Aquila's Drinking Gourd, Pamela Dell, Tradition Books,Excelsior, MN. Synopsis. The book is set in western Virginia, in The protagonist, Aquila, is an year-old slave.

Aquila is auctioned and separated from her mother; her father had previously been sold South. Follow the Drinking Gourd by Jeanette Winter is a great picture book about the Underground Railroad. In this follow up activity, students will complete a cause and effect diagram identifying causes and effects for events in the story.

Title: Follow the Drinking Gourd. Author and Illustrator: Jeannette Winter. Publisher: Dragonfly Books, (Division. of Random House). ISBN: Audience: years as an easy reader. Also useful for an adult faith discussion on Liberation Theology. Summary: This is a story about the Underground Railroad in the pre-civil war days of when Africans began to.

The Drinking Gourd. by F. N. Monjo. illustrated by Fred Brenner. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase.

This Level 3 I Can Read book is a captivating first-person historical fiction account of the Underground Railroad, narrated by Tommy, a ten year-old Quaker boy. With.The Drinking Gourd Study Guide by Colleen Schreurs For the book by F.

N. Monjo CD Version Grades 1–3 Reproducible Pages #