Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

"For any child fortunate enough to have this generous book...the kings and heroes of ancient legend will remain forever matter-of-fact; the pictures interpret the text literally and are full of detail and witty observation."--"Horn Book.

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: Dell

ISBN: 0440406943

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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An introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece.

D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths

No other volume of Greek mythology has inspired as many young readers as this timeless classic. Both adults and children alike will find this book a treasure for years to come.

Author: Ingri d'Aulaire

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 1524770647

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

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"I doubt I would have grown up to be the writer and artist I became had I not fallen in love with D’Aulaire’s Book of Greek Myths at the age of seven."—R. J. Palacio, author of Wonder Kids can lose themselves in a world of myth and magic while learning important cultural history in this beloved classic collection of Greek mythology. Now updated with a new cover and an afterword featuring never-before-published drawings from the sketchbook of Ingri and Edgar D'Aulaire, plus an essay about their life and work and photos from the family achive. In print for over fifty years, D'Aulaires Book of Greek Myths has introduced generations to Greek mythology—and continues to enthrall young readers. Here are the greats of ancient Greece—gods and goddesses, heroes and monsters—as freshly described in words and pictures as if they were alive today. No other volume of Greek mythology has inspired as many young readers as this timeless classic. Both adults and children alike will find this book a treasure for years to come.

A Guide for Using D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths in the Classroom

Introduces children to the gods, people and beliefs of ancient Greek myths.

Author: Cynthia Ross

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 155734423X

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Introduces children to the gods, people and beliefs of ancient Greek myths.

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

Presents illustrated retellings of the myths of gods and goddesses of ancient Greece and their mortal descendants.

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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A large format reprint of an introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece includes all of the D'Aulaires' original, detailed illustrations

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780385157872

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

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" For any child fortunate enough to have this generous book...the kings and heroes of ancient legend will remain forever matter-of-fact; the pictures interpret the text literally and are full of detail and witty observation." --"Horn Book." " The drawings...are excellent and excitingly evocative." --"The New York Times."

D Aulaire s Book of Animals

Offers small children an acquaintance with the world's animals and their activities in their natural surroundings, with fold-out pages that show the animals from a second perspective.

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: New York Review of Books

ISBN: 9781590172261

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 247

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Offers small children an acquaintance with the world's animals and their activities in their natural surroundings, with fold-out pages that show the animals from a second perspective.

The Story of Myth

As I grew older, my father steered me away from books about Greek myths that
he thought dumbed them down. I longed for a brightly colored copy of D'Aulaires'
Book of Greek Myths, but (rightly) judging it to be feeble, he instead put into my ...

Author: Sarah Iles Johnston

Publisher:

ISBN: 0674185072

Category: Discourse analysis, Narrative

Page: 384

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Sarah Iles Johnston argues that the nature of myths as gripping tales starring vivid characters enabled them to do their most important work: sustaining belief in the gods and heroes of Greek religion. She shows how Greek myths--and the stories told by all cultures--affect our shared view of the cosmos and the creatures who inhabit it.

D aulaires Norse Gods and Giants

A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the gods and goddesses of the Aesir beginning with the creation and ending when the gods and giants destroyed each other in battle.

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780385236928

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 154

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A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the gods and goddesses of the Aesir beginning with the creation and ending when the gods and giants destroyed each other in battle.

Through the Eyes of a Child

Greek and Roman gods and goddesses Name Ruler Accomplishments
Examples of Texts CS Zeus ( Jupiter ) Ruler of ... mischief makers Gates ' s The
Golden God : Apollo God of the sea and earthquakes D ' Aulaires ' Book of Greek
Myths ...

Author: Donna E. Norton

Publisher: Columbus : Merrill Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780675207256

Category: Artists

Page: 691

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Using Folk Literature in the Classroom

Famous Myths of the Golden Age . New York : Random House . pp . 5 - 6 . "
Pandora ' s Box . ” D ' Aulaire , I . , and E . D ' Aulaire . 1962 . D ' Aulaires ' Book of
Greek Myths . New York : Doubleday . pp . 74 - 75 . “ Pandora ' s Box . ” Low , A ...

Author: Frances S. Goforth

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 225

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Now educators for grades K-6 can use rich, varied, and entertaining sources of folk literature as a vehicle for literature-based teaching methods for use in the library or language arts curricula. The authors, two professors of childhood education, have fashioned a comprehensive guide that provides: Valuable descriptions of the literary transaction process; i.e. how children interact with what they read and how teachers can encourage these interactions. Summaries of 54 stories from 20 countries representing 13 subgenres of folk literature, from nursery rhymes and ballads to fables and tall tales. Story summaries and source descriptions are arranged by theme and units (such as magical animals, overcoming odds, epic heres, etc.). Instructional strategies and high-interest activities designed to improve reading and critical thinking skills.

How to Get Your Child to Love Reading

AOC D'AULAIRES BOOK OF GREEK MYTHS available about mythologies from
all cultures worldwide ( GODDESSES , HEROES , AND SHAMANS : THE
YOUNG PEOPLE'S GUIDE TO WORLD MYTHOLOGY , for example ) . But to me ,
the ...

Author: Esmé Raji Codell

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 9781565123083

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 480

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"An exuberant treasure trove for parents." —Publishers Weekly Are children reading enough? Not according to most parents and teachers, who know that reading aloud with children fosters a lifelong love of books, ensures better standardized test scores, promotes greater success in school, and helps instill the values we most want to pass on. Esmé Raji Codell—an inspiring children's literature specialist and an energetic teacher—has the solution. She's turned her years of experience with children, parents, librarians, and fellow educators into a great big indispensable volume designed to help parents get their kids excited about reading. Here are hundreds of easy and inventive ideas, innovative projects, creative activities, and inspiring suggestions that have been shared, tried, and proven with children from birth through eighth grade. This five-hundred-page volume is brimming with themes for superlative storytimes and book-based birthday parties, ideas for mad-scientist experiments and half-pint cooking adventures, stories for reluctant readers and book groups for boys, step-by-step instructions for book parades, book-related crafts, storytelling festivals, literature-based radio broadcasts, readers' theater, and more. There are book lists galore, with subject-driven reading recommendations for science, math, cooking, nature, adventure, music, weather, gardening, sports, mythology, poetry, history, biography, fiction, and fairy tales. Codell's creative thinking and infectious enthusiasm will empower even the busiest parents and children to include literature in their lives.

D Aulaires Book of Norwegian Folktales

"These tales have been adapted from the Dasent translation of the collection of Asbjernsen and Moe"--Copyright page.

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Publisher:

ISBN: 9780816699322

Category:

Page: 192

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From the authors who wrote and illustrated Ola, Leif the Lucky, and Children of the Northlights comes their collection of Norwegian folktales. First printed in 1938, this selection of timeless stories returns to enchant audiences all over again. Experience Norway's magical world of cinderlads, princesses, and trolls throughout the pages of d'Aulaires' Book of Norwegian Folktales.

The World Book Encyclopedia

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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An encyclopedia designed especially to meet the needs of elementary, junior high, and senior high school students.

Latin for the 21st Century

Other ways to link middle - level Latin classes to the language arts classroom is
through the study of classical mythology or word elements . Ingri and Edgar Parin
D ' Aulaires ' Book of Greek Myths is a standard , and can now be accompanied ...

Author: Richard A. LaFleur

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Latin language

Page: 320

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Essays discuss methods of Latin instruction from elementary schools to graduate education. Includes resources.

The New York Times Book Review

A Doubleday Signal Book . $ 3.95 ; paperbound , $ 1.45 ALA All Ages D'Aulaires '
Book of Greek Myths Written and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire . $
6.95 * H , LJ , WC Hailstones and Halibut Bones Mary O'Neill ; illustrated ...

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Best Books for Children

Andy and the Lion , 1468 ( F ) The Landing of the Pilgrims , 11414 D ' Aulaire ,
Edgar ( jt . author ) . Abraham Lincoln , 9629 Benjamin Franklin , 9495 Columbus
, 9135 D ' Aulaires ' Book of Greek Myths , 8654 D ' Aulaires ' Norse Gods and ...

Author: John Thomas Gillespie

Publisher: New Providence, N.J. : R.R. Bowker

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 1411

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Foxie the Singing Dog

A lost dog's luck makes him fat and famous, but when given a chance he proves he still thinks there is no place like home.

Author: Ingri D'Aulaire

Publisher: New York Review of Books

ISBN: 9781590172643

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

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A lost dog's luck makes him fat and famous, but when given a chance he proves he still thinks there is no place like home.

Best Books for Children Preschool Through the Middle Grades

Author: Christine Bell Gilbert

Publisher: New York : Bowker

ISBN:

Category: Best books

Page: 635

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Discovering Children s Literature

From D ' Aulaires ' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri and Edgar Parin D ' Aulaire .
Copyright © 1962 by Ingri and Edgar Parin D ' Aulaire . Used by permission of
Doubleday , a division of Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group . common
people ...

Author: Judith Hillman

Publisher: Macmillan College

ISBN:

Category: Children

Page: 276

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A concise introduction to the world of literature for infants, children, and adolescents, this popular book taps the work of well-known scholars to provide its foundation in genre theory while clearly relating the books it recommends to practical teaching applications. After first defining literature and literacy, and examining relevant aspects of children's development, the author explores each of the traditional literature genres in turn; and provides a firm structure for evaluation that will serve future teachers well as they approach any form of literature. Each chapter asks the student for reflections, opinions, and participation through suggested projects and activities. For elementary and high school teachers of English and Language Arts.

Teaching about Religion in Public Schools

Trout , Lawana . Myth . New York : Scholastic Book Serv . , 1975 . An excellent
collection of world myths , some on Creation . ... This and the D ' aulaires ' Book of
Greek Myths ( 1962 ) provide valuable picture versions and simple , lucid texts .

Author: Nicholas Piediscalzi

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780913592793

Category: Church and state

Page: 258

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