|Statement||by Edna Lyall [pseud.]|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.B346 H|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. incl. front., plates.|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||12036329|
How the children raised the wind. [Edna Lyall; Ethel Belle Appel; Mary A Lathbury; Fleming H. Revell Company.] -- "A charming story of the successful efforts of two children to help pay off the debt on a church of which their father is the pastor"--Publisher's advertisement. Think of Wind is her first children's book. William Kocher is a second generation artist. He moved to Cape Cod Massachusetts in and actively studied plein air painting. Returning to Pennsylvania in recent years, Kocher continues his painting career with both plein aire and studio work. Think of Wind reflects his creative spirit and Author: Catherine J. Mercury. During writing time give the children a sheet of story paper. Tell them to title their story “When the Wind Blows.”. Ask them to write and draw a picture about something the wind blows in their environment. Provide time for children to share their work. What We Learned About Wind. Materials. Abstract. Wind power is the second most important renewable source of electricity after hydropower. It is widespread but intermittent. Although the exploitation of wind can be traced back many centuries, the modern wind power industry started during the s oil crisis.
An antiquarian book dealers son called Daniel mourns the loss of his mother. His father takes him to the secret and mysterious cemetery of Forgotten books, Daniels choses a book called the Shadow of the Wind by Julian Carax and when he sets out to discover the authors other works, he makes a shocking discovery and here the story begins/5(35K). The Wind in the Willows, book of linked animal tales by British writer Kenneth Grahame that was published in The beautifully written work, with its evocative descriptions of the countryside interspersed with exciting adventures, became a classic of English children’s literature. Ira Hath, Pinto, Bowman, and Kestrel are all his descendants. He wrote many testaments but only one of them was ever mentioned in the book (Slaves of the Mastery): "The Lost Testament", believed lost until Hanno Hath finds it in the Mastery's stores. It predicts a coming storm called the Wind on Fire, and of the Manth people finding the homeland. You don’t have to be a horse lover to love Marguerite Henry’s classic children’s tale King of the Wind (Rand McNally; ) Winner of the prestigious Newberry Award in , this is Henry’s best known book after her Misty of Chincoteague series. Like many other of Henry’s books, King of the Wind is told from a child’s point of view/5().
Harvard Kennedy School faculty member Ron Ferguson discusses his new book, The Formula: Unlocking the Secrets to Raising Highly Successful Children (BenBella. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame is a children's story that lives in the hearts and minds of its readers well into adulthood. With its subtle blend of anthropomorphism and very-British humor, the book is a classic tale of river life and friendship. The Wind in the Willows is one of the most famous English children’s books, one of the most famous books about animals, and a classic book about “messing about in boats.”. Famous, it certainly is. Although it has never been quite the international icon that Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland has become, Kenneth Grahame’s eccentric masterpiece can be read in Afrikaans as Die Wind in die. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba is a memoir about the author’s struggle to build a windmill in his village in Malawi. Beyond that, it’s a story about hope and determination. The book opens with a prologue that shows William turning his windmill on for the first time.