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The Resource The wheel on the school, by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak

The wheel on the school, by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak

Label
The wheel on the school
Title
The wheel on the school
Statement of responsibility
by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Six school children bring the storks (harbingers of good luck) back to their little Dutch village
Summary
The school children of a small fishing village in Holland search for a wheel to put on the roof of their school so that storks will nest there and bring good luck to the town
Tone
Writing style
Award
Newberry Medal, 1955.
Awards note
Newberry Medal 1955.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088522
Cataloging source
CGP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Jong, Meindert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7
LC item number
.D3675 Wg 1972
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sendak, Maurice,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery Medal
  • Netherlands
  • Storks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The wheel on the school, by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Do you know about storks? -- To wonder why -- Wagon wheel -- Jella and the farmer -- Pier and Dirk and the cherry tree -- Eelka and the ancient wheel -- Auka and the tin man -- Lina and the upturned boat -- Wheel rim -- Wagon in the sea -- Storm and storks -- Wheel on the school -- Flotsam and Jetsam -- Tots in the tower -- Storks in the sea
Control code
6131647
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9780060215866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28706181
  • (OCoLC)28706181
Label
The wheel on the school, by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Do you know about storks? -- To wonder why -- Wagon wheel -- Jella and the farmer -- Pier and Dirk and the cherry tree -- Eelka and the ancient wheel -- Auka and the tin man -- Lina and the upturned boat -- Wheel rim -- Wagon in the sea -- Storm and storks -- Wheel on the school -- Flotsam and Jetsam -- Tots in the tower -- Storks in the sea
Control code
6131647
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9780060215866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28706181
  • (OCoLC)28706181

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