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eBook Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost ePub

by Gary D. Schmidt,Henri Sorensen

  • ISBN: 1402754752
  • Category: Literature and Fiction
  • Subcategory: For Children
  • Author: Gary D. Schmidt,Henri Sorensen
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Sterling; Reprint edition (April 1, 2008)
  • Pages: 48
  • ePub book: 1341 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1130 kb
  • Other: docx mbr lit mobi
  • Rating: 4.7
  • Votes: 163

Description

Book 1 of 14 in the Poetry for Young People Series. He is the author of, most recently, Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy-which won Newbery and Printz Honors-as well as First Boy and The Wednesday Wars. Schmidt lives in a 150-year-old farmhouse in Alto, Michigan, where he is a swinger of birches and a mender of walls.

Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost (9781454902881) by Gary D. Schmidt(E. & Henri Sorensen(Illustrator). He lives in a 175-year-old farmhouse in Alto, MI. Henri Sorensen lives in New York with his wife and daughter.

Poetry for Young People book. Henri Sorensen's art was brought to life by Frost's poems and vice versa. it was all too beautiful. My words just fall flat compare to the beauty that is Sorensen's work. The compilation is my first exposure to young adult poetry, a genre still very Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost is a beautiful collection of poetry compiled by Gary D. Schmidt accompanied with illustrations by the famous Danish artist Henri Sorensen.

Items related to Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost. Henri Sorensen is a Danish artist who has illustrated over 20 books for children, including I Love You As Much. Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost. The Yellow Star: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark; and Christmas in the Trenches. His work can be found in The Very Best Children’s Book Illustration, published by the Society of Illustrators.

Henri Sorensen, Gary D. Schmidt. Whether he's capturing a cold New England winter or the simple beauty of an old abandoned house, four-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Robert Frost creates magic. This stunning celebration of his best-loved work includes over 25 poems, including “Mending Wall,” “Birches” and, of course, “The Road Not Taken. Henri Sorensen's gorgeous images perfectly complement each verse.

Poetry for Young People series this one is Robert Frost, Grade level equivalent . I think these can be good for older elementary school students to help them appreciate poetry. There are other poets as well such as Emily Dickinson. Craft move, under each poem is a brief synopsis and sometimes questions about the poem. It could garner great discussions on when whether your students agree with the author! Poetry is such a person experience. Find this Pin and more on Reading Scavenger Hunt Spring 2015 by Ruth R. Davidson.

Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost. by Robert Frost · Gary D. Schmidt · Henri Sorensen

Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost. Schmidt · Henri Sorensen. 25 poems to introduce Robert Frost to young people. The selections are arranged by the seasons, and Sorensen's handsome watercolor illustrations capture the feel of the New England landscape without in any way trying.

Professor Gary D Schmidt; Henri Sorensen. Robert Frost is an amazing poet. This is a great early poetry book. Walmart 9781402754753. Reading this collection of poetry about the seasons makes me really feel what Frost is discussing. The section on summer has some really engaging art in particular, and makes me excited for the coming months. Under the poems, there are little blurbs that help the emerging poetry fan understand some of the meaning and context behind Frost's work. A good read-aloud, especially for someone talented at bringing voices to life.

You're here Christian Books Index Poetry for Young People: Robert Frost. Beautiful, commissioned illustrations accompany a number of Robert Frost's most beloved poems. A biography of the poet is also provided at the beginning of the book. Ages 8 & up. 48 pages, hardcover.

Frost, Robert Schmidt, Gary D. (Edt) Sorensen, Henri (Ilt). NOTE: This title is a Bargain Book Copy, purchased direct from the publisher or distributor as excess inventory or a store return. The book is in new condition and will, in most cases, have a small dot or line on the edge of the book. It may also have a price sticker on it from the original store it was returned from. In a rare case the actual cover for a book might not match the one in the display picture. For more information please refer to the information page Our Product.

Use all your senses—not just your eyes—when you read Robert Frost’s remarkable poems. Your own world will quickly melt away as Frost draws you into winter wonderlands, forests, and fields. More than twenty-five of the Pulitzer-Prize winner’s best-loved poems are included, along with stunning illustrations, in this introduction to the work of one of America’s greatest poets.

Comments

Nuliax Nuliax
It seems odd that a book of poems by Robert Frost for children, especially one that is organized around poems on each of the seasons of the year, doesn't include "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening." This is one of Frost's best known and most beloved poems and it's an ideal one for children.
Taun Taun
My mother had bought this for me, and I read from it too my son since he was born. Now I've purchased it for his about-to- be born son. Have cherished Frost's poetry all my life, as a New Englander his sights and feels are my own. This book is beautifully illustrated and perfect to pass on the tradition
Gogal Gogal
I got this for my four year old because I grew weary of reading her Elmo. It’s been a challenging transition, but she’ll thank me for it one day.
lifestyle lifestyle
I thought these were poems for the very young. These are more for ages 9+, but Robert Frost never wrote a bad poem! Excellent seller...refunded my money when I shared that I wanted the simpler poems!
Connorise Connorise
I'm 24, and I'm a poet now and even have written books. My mother gave me my first poetry book at a young age and it was this one. I absolutely love it and I still love frosts work. It came in great condition! Thank you so much.
Yar Yar
This a great Robert frost introduction to young readers. My 8 year old daughter reads it just fine and I help her understand the poems. It will make you and your kids fall in love with nature.
Akir Akir
I bought this book to read to my first grader and my Kindergartner. I love the impressionistic illustrations that accompanied the poems. I felt they were a perfect accompaniment to the poetry and didn't overwhelm the text at all. The selections were appropriate for younger listeners and I greatly appreciated the arrangement of the poems by season. I've been reading the winter poems to them this winter and am looking forward to moving toward the spring poems as spring approaches. I'm so glad we have this book.
I love Robert Frost's poems and was eager to share them with my nieces and nephews for Christmas. I just thought they could have done a lot better on selecting child-friendly poems for younger children. When we received these, I did not give them out because it includes the poem "Out, Out!" which is a poem about a boy using a chain saw to do work...here is an excerpt...

His sister stood beside him in her apron
To tell them ‘Supper.’ At the word, the saw,
As if to prove saws knew what supper meant,
Leaped out at the boy’s hand, or seemed to leap—
He must have given the hand. However it was,
Neither refused the meeting. But the hand!
The boy’s first outcry was a rueful laugh,
As he swung toward them holding up the hand
Half in appeal, but half as if to keep
The life from spilling. Then the boy saw all—
Since he was old enough to know, big boy
Doing a man’s work, though a child at heart—
He saw all spoiled. ‘Don’t let him cut my hand off—
The doctor, when he comes. Don’t let him, sister!’
So. But the hand was gone already.
The doctor put him in the dark of ether.
He lay and puffed his lips out with his breath....

Anyway, I did not want my young nieces' and nephews' first exposure to this author to include this poem about a boy cutting his hand off and spilling blood everywhere. I suppose it could be valuable as a cautionary tale...but I didn't wish to alarm or offend the parents so I did not give them out. It's kind of funny actually...not the poem but this little story!
I personally always hated this poem! But that's just my personal opinion....