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by Maynard Moose, as told by Willie Claflin
Ugly Duckling" comes to the moose world in this hysterical story
told in "The Uglified Ducky" in book and on the CD inside!
Storytelling doesn't get more fun than this and the proof is that kids
and adults alike are stampeding to read and listen over and over to
Mayanard Moose tell his endearing story in his moosey dialect!
by James Stimson provide the perfect comic background for the story
of a baby moose who is found by Mommy Ducky. "Ooo, Look at that!
That is a uglified ducky!"
a companion book, you must have The Perfect
Wizard by Jane Yolen. Now you can read the biography of Hans Christian
Andersen who wrote the original story of "The Ugly Duckling"
in a beautiful picture book by Jane Yolen. At the bottom of each page,
you can see a snapshot of one of his stories, inspired by his childhood
and his struggles. Read about his determination to gain fame and the
long road to his genius being discovered. His fairy tales have lived
happily ever after in the hearts of children and kings for hundreds
of years. He was The
by Willie Claflin
reading more stories in fractured English! Great
Listen to some Tounge-Tied
Hans Christian Anderson Sites
with Great Storytelling Possibilities:
The SOS File
Elijah of Buxton
Sure as Sunrise
Jeanne Willis Books
Nutmeg and Barley, A Budding Friendship
Tooth Fairy's First Night Out
The Trouble with Cauliflower
On the Go with Mr. and Mrs. Green
Book about Hans Christian Andersen:
Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian Andersen
Uglified Ducky by Willie Claflin
activity guide for The
by Willie Claflin is combined with our unit for The
Perfect Wizard by Jane Yolen to provide mastery-perfect lesson planning
and handouts for projection on your SmartBoard is now available!
7-Page Unit for The
Uglified Ducky Unit
Willie Claflin's delightful story telling on CD
in the book!
Multiple Choice Comprehension
Dialect and Non-Standard English
Comparison of Books
18-Page Unit for The Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian
Six-Page Readers’ Theater Script for the traditional "Ugly
Multiple Choice Comprehension
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