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Mr. George Baker (Reading Rainbow Books)

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Candlewick
Preschool Picture Story Books, Juvenile Fiction, Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction, Children: Kindergarten, People & Places - United States - African-American, Juvenile Fiction / Ethnic / African American, Social Issues - Friendship, Fiction, Friendship, Literacy, Ol
ContributionsJon J Muth (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8036640M
ISBN 100763633089
ISBN 139780763633080

This book is great, and really shows how important literacy is. George Baker is a year old man who is learning to read along side his seven year old friend, Harry. I would recommend this book to anyone reading to students pre-k Mr. George Baker book third/5.

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Learn about Author Central/5(57). George Baker and Harry don’t seem the likeliest of friends. Yet, sitting side by side on George’s porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the young schoolboy whose shoelaces always need : Turtleback Books.

George Baker. By Jon J Muth, Amy Hest. Grades. Genre. Fiction. George Baker and Harry don't seem the likeliest of friends. Yet, sitting side by side on George's porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the young.

George Baker and Harry don't seem the likeliest of friends. Yet, sitting side by side on George's porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the young schoolboy whose shoelaces always need tying.

They're both learning to read, which is hard -- but what's easy is the warm. And Mr. George Baker gets on the school bus and twenty-two kids all want him to sit with them.

But, George Baker sits with Harry, and Harry is happy. This book is incredible unique and special to me because my great-grandmother learned to read when she was in her 80's/5(7).

"An upbeat, hopeful tale that speaks compellingly to intergenerational friendship." — PUBLISHERS WEEKLYGeorge Baker and Harry don't seem the likeliest of friends.

Yet, sitting side by side on George's porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the young schoolboy whose 5/5(1).

Excerpt: 'Mr. George Baker' J • In this tender picture-book tale from our list of summer picks for kids, a year-old jazz drummer and a first-grader both learn to read.

Read & ListenAuthor: Amy Hest. What "Mr. George Baker" offers is the fact that George is an old black man and Harry is Mr. George Baker book little white boy -- not enough happens to the relationship to move it forward from this conceit.

File: Mr. George PAVE 3rd Grade. 47 Views. 7 Downloads. 0 Favorites Read Aloud SY ELA SY Math SY Science SY Social Studies SY Character Education SY Read Aloud SY Vocabulary SY Fundations SY Guided Reading SY Writer's Workshop Oct Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb A gentle tale of intergenerational and interracial friendship.

George Baker is Harry's year-old ("no kidding") neighbor, a drummer man ("some people say he's famous"), who waits with Harry for the school bus.

Together they munch chocolate candies on the porch; together they get on the bus. Harry and George are both learning to read, Harry with his peers, George in an adult education.

George Baker and Harry don’t seem the likeliest of friends. Yet, sitting side by side on George’s porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the.

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George Baker books, illustrated by. Get this from a library. George Baker. [Amy Hest; Jon J Muth] -- Harry sits on the porch with Mr. Joe Baker, an African American man who is one hundred years old but can still dance and play the drums, waiting for the school bus that will take them both to the.

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Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Mr. George Baker, a year-old African-American drummer, never learned to read. However, he has decided that his illiteracy is something that needs to be corrected, even at his age, so he starts going to school.4/5.

Mr. George Baker, written by Amy Hest and illustrated by Jon J. Muth, is the story of an unlikely friendship between two neighbors—Harry, who is in first grade, and Mr.

George Baker, who is one hundred years old. The two wait for the school bus side by side sitting on the front porch every morning—for they are both going to school to learn how to read. Picture Book For ages 4 and up Candlewick, ISBN: Right next door lives a man who is one hundred years old, "no kidding." His name is Mr.

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George Baker and Harry don't seem the likeliest of friends. Yet, sitting side by side on George's porch, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common, this hundred. Synopsis: (From Publishers Weekly) Hest (the Baby Duck books) and Muth (Stone Soup) eloquently capture a friendship between two neighbors in the span of a morning wait for the school bus.

First grader Harry and Mr. George Baker ("He's a hundred years old, no kidding," the boy claims), an African-American jazz drummer ("some people say he's.

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George Baker has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Mr George Baker: Awards: Short-listed for Georgia Children's Book Award (Picture Storybook) Author: Hest Amy, Muth Jon J. Publisher: Candlewick Press,U.S. ISBN: Pages: 32 Publication Date: 01 May Format: Paperback Availability: In Print Limited stock is available.

George Baker and Harry don't seem the likeliest of friends. But sitting side by side on George's porch in the morning, waiting for the school bus to come, the two have plenty in common — this hundred-year-old musician with the crookedy fingers going tappidy on his knees and the young schoolboy whose shoelaces always need tying.

George Baker Book Information. Title: Mr. George Baker. Author: Hest, Amy. Isbn: While waiting on the porch for the school bus with an elderly musician named George, Harry is surprised to discover that he has many things in common with the year-old man.

Harry is happy when their daily meetings turn into a friendship. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Mr. George Baker (Reading Rainbow Books) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

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