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by Greg Shed,Lynn Moroney

eBook Moontellers: Myths of The Moon from Around the World epub
  • ISBN: 0873586018
  • Author: Greg Shed,Lynn Moroney
  • Genre: Children
  • Subcategory: Fairy Tales Folk Tales & Myths
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Cooper Square Publishing Llc; 1st edition (May 1, 1995)
  • Pages: 32 pages
  • ePUB size: 1335 kb
  • FB2 size 1587 kb
  • Formats doc azw mbr lrf


An Aboriginal myth, for example, speaks of the waning moon as Baloo, who once visited the Earth and fell into . Grade 3-5?Twelve different interpretations of the images seen on the surface of the moon are presented in this striking book.

An Aboriginal myth, for example, speaks of the waning moon as Baloo, who once visited the Earth and fell into a river while riding a canoe; he shrinks whenever he recalls this embarrassment. Each of the 12 tales is paired with a vignette about the pertinent culture. A column on the left-hand side of each double-page spread contains a brief story and a description of the people who have told it (. the Aztecs, Iroquois, Chinese, American cowboys); the rest of the spread features an illustration done in oils and colored pencils.

Story that tells you different cultures myths about the moon. Very interesting to see the differences as well as similarities between the cultures. Joseph rated it liked it Aug 01, 2007. Dolly rated it liked it Sep 16, 2012. Rebecca Schwartz rated it it was amazing Feb 27, 2019. Bonnie rated it it was amazing Apr 29, 2013. Christy rated it it was amazing Dec 06, 2011.

Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13: 9780873586016.

myths of the moon from around the world. 1st ed. by Lynn Moroney. Published 1995 by Northland in Flagstaff, Ariz. Folklore, Moon, Mythology. Includes bibliographical references.

Moontellers: Myths of the Moon from Around the World by Lynn Moroney. Introduction of Featured Book. The daily maximum temperature on the Moon is 250° F, a temperature that is hot enough to boil water. Show the cover of the book, and ask the children what they think the story is about. Ask the children if they have ever looked up at the moon at night. Ask them if they have ever seen the man in the moon. At night the temperature can fall as low as -250° F. The moon’s gravity is one-sixth that of the Earth. That means that something that weighs 60 lbs on earth would weigh only 10 lbs on the moon. Because the Moon has no atmosphere, the lunar sky is black.

The Best Book of the Moon Ian Graham, Kingfisher, 2005, ISBN 0753459027 Lunar cycles and eclipses, features, landings, and myths are presented for children ages 4 to 8. Max Goes to the Moon: A Science Adventure with Max the Dog Jeffrey Bennett, Big Kid Science, 2003, ISBN. Max Goes to the Moon: A Science Adventure with Max the Dog Jeffrey Bennett, Big Kid Science, 2003, ISBN 0972181903 In this engaging read for children ages 4 to 8 Max the dog and his human buddy explore the Moon and what it takes to build a Moon colony. A hands-on activity family activity is included.

He stepped around the side to let Nizhoni out. By then, the front door of the house had opened, and a man came out . Fintan got out, and walked around the car to stand beside Bob, as a respectable distance to allow the family to enjoy their reunion. Nizhoni’s father was the first to spot him. By then, the front door of the house had opened, and a man came out, followed by a woman and a younger girl. Like Nizhoni his hair and eyes were dark, and he looked almost Asian.

Moroney, Lynn Moontellers: Myths of the Moon from. book of moon legends, with background information. C. articles about the moon. Register, B. e Fate of the Moon Rocks in. Astronomy, Dec. 1985, p. 15.

Moon Mother: Children's book based on several Native American creation myths

Moon Mother: Children's book based on several Native American creation myths. Moonstick: The Seasons of the Sioux An Algonquian Year : The Year According to the Full Moon: Picture books based on the traditional names of moons in Native American calendar systems. The Moon: Myth and Image In the Light of the Moon: Thirteen Lunar Tales from Around the World: Two interesting books on the role of the moon in world mythology, including Native American mythology. Keepers of the Night: Native American Stories and Nocturnal Activities for Children: Excellent collection of Native legends about the.

Read three books that feature the moon: Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes (Preschool+) So. .by Stephanie Lisa Tara (Grade 2+) Moontellers: Myths of the Moon from around the World by Lynn Moroney (Preschool+).

Read three books that feature the moon: Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes (Preschool+) So That's How the Moon Changes Shape by Allan Fowler (Preschool+) The Moon Book by Gail Gibbons (Kindergarten+) I'll Follow the Moon by Stephanie Lisa Tara (Grade 2+) Moontellers: Myths of the Moon from around the World by Lynn Moroney (Preschool+).

A collection of twelve tales about the moon from a variety of cultures includes information about each culture
Comments: (3)
Riavay
Perfect condition. Thank you.
Spilberg
Moontellers is a wonderful book for children and adults alike. The text is well-written and intriguing while the illustrations take the reader on a journey across our globe. This is a book for anyone who enjoys folk tales, the moon or just plain good literature. The added bonus is that it is about stories from around the world and the reader is sure to identify with at least some of the people featured in the book.
Andromathris
Greg Shed has done a fantastic job with these illustrations, bringing in cultural details and finding the shapes in the moon.

Each double page spread talks about moon tales within a culture, has a small poem, offers a moon tale in a sigle paragraph, and then adds factual information about the life and people who tell the story. It's a well-done book.

I wish the actual moon tales were longer - to me, those were the most interesting thing. The illustrations are true knock-outs.
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