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Flag of Childhood

Naomi Shihab Nye

Flag of Childhood

Poems from the Middle East

by Naomi Shihab Nye

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Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Poetry - General,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Poetry / Plays,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9518848M
    ISBN 100606242678
    ISBN 109780606242677

    Get this from a library! The flag of childhood: poems from the Middle East. [Naomi Shihab Nye;] -- A collection of poetry from Middle Eastern countries. Read The Flag of Childhood: Poems from the Middle East selected by Naomi Shihab Nye to learn more about life in another part of the world. Naomi Shihab Nye has written or compiled over 20 books of poetry. Ideas for the Classroom Qualitative Measures: Quantitative Measures.

    Summary. James Bradley, the author, recalls how he grew up knowing little about his father's war Bradley kept to himself regarding his memories of Iwo Jima, the flag raising, and what followed. After his father's death in , James found a letter his father had written to his parents from Iwo Jima, calling the flag raising "the happiest moment" of his life. Vexillology, or the study of flags is a fascinating and ever-changing subject. The Complete Flags of the World presents a detailed and compelling overview of the history behind the development of world flags. Each national flag is fully described with text and annotations that describe its history, the development of its design, the significance of colors, symbols, and cre/5.

    This is a guide to the current national flags of the world. Each entry has a good illustration of the flag, its history, and basic country statistics such as capital city, population, etc. The book includes maps to show where each country is. This book is good value and is a good introduction to flags for both children . Flag Book Variations. Change the size of the flag book -- very long and narrow flags or chunky, fat flags. Experiment with different shapes for the flags -- round the corners or try triangles What about octagons? Use two rows, three rows, or even four rows of flags. Vary the number of flags.


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Flag of Childhood by Naomi Shihab Nye Download PDF EPUB FB2

Older children (ages ) are the intended audience for The Flag of Childhood, and that is apparent before reading - the book is smaller, with no illustrations. This collection hopes to instill a sense of empathy in the reader, an understanding of the universality of childhood, and of the power of words.4/5.

A Guggenheim fellow, she is also the author of the young adult novel Habibi, which was named an ALA Notable Book, a Best Book for Young Adults, and winner of the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award as well as the Book Publishers of Texas award from the Texas Institute of Letters.

Naomi lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, Michael, and their son, Madison/5(5). The Flag of Childhood: Poems From the Middle East - Kindle edition by Nye, Naomi Shihab.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Flag of Childhood: Poems From the Middle East/5(5). Book Cover Image (jpg): The Flag of Childhood. Trade Paperback ( MB) The Flag of Childhood Poems From the Middle East.

Selected by Naomi Shihab Nye. Trade Paperback. eBook. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Buy from Us; Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!Released on: Febru Find out more about The Flag of Childhood by Naomi Shihab Nye at Simon & Schuster.

Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & more. The green, white, red, and black colors are Pan-Arab colors that are common on Flag of Childhood book flags of many Arab countries like Jordan, Libya, Sudan and others. More fascinating information and trivia about flags of different countries around the world are Price: $ The Flag of Childhood is a gathering of selected poems from that volume published in response to the events of Septem In her introduction, Nye writes that.

Product details Age Range: 9 - 11 years Grade Level: 4 - 6 Paperback: 64 pages Publisher: Wayland; Stk Pap/Ps edition (August 8, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and /5(19).

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Children reach.World Flags: Symbols, Shapes and Colours World Flags show different sets of color and symbols, like the sun or the moon, some cultural symbols, like the national bird or flower and sometimes even have got some writing in it, like the green flag of Saudi Arabia (see in the image).

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