Posts Tagged "Grace Lin"

When the Sea Turned to Silver: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Oct 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

WHEN THE SEA TURNED TO SILVER Poster and Exclusive Chapter Giveaway For Librarians, Educators & Chinese Cultural Organizations Serving Children Grades 03-07 15 random entrants will receive a poster and a booklet (with an exclusive chapter) thanks to Little, Brown & Grace Lin! ABOUT THE BOOK When the Sea Turned to Silver By Grace Lin Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers ISBN-13: 9780316125925 Lexile: 750L Age Range: 9 – 12 Years National Book Award Finalist! 5 Starred Reviews! Pinmei’s gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her...

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When the Sea Turned to Silver: Activities

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, KidLit Tool: Activity Sheet, Theme: Arts & Crafts, Theme: Book Clubs, Theme: Chinese / Chinese American, Theme: Community Service & Service Learning, Theme: Cross Generational, Theme: Diversity, Identity & Cross-Group, Theme: Mathematics, Theme: Mythology, Theme: Nature & Environment, Theme: Science & STEM, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 2 comments

When the Sea Turned to Silver ACTIVITIES Best Users: Educators, Librarians, Booksellers, Chinese Culture Organizations, Book Clubs Best Audience: Children Grades 03-07 About the Activities: Email Subscribers: Download Links HERE.     How Long is Longevity? (Math) In the book, a magistrate steals a a bite from the peach of longevity. Folktales do not usually lead to math but if you explore the years in this story, you may solve some mysteries with this Math Exercise Fit for an Emperor! DOWNLOAD: How Long is Longevity?     Nuwa’s Stones (Science) The five-colored...

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When the Sea Turned to Silver: Dramatic Reading / Readers Theater

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, Theme: Chinese / Chinese American, Theme: Drama, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

  When the Sea Turned to Silver DRAMATIC READING KIT   Best Users: Educators, Librarians, Booksellers, Chinese Culture Organizations Best Audience: Children Grades 03-07 About the Kit: When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin (Little, Brown) is a chapter book filled with many stories.  One of the book’s main characters is the Storyteller, a woman renowned for her ability to both amaze and educate with her words.  You, too, are renowned for this ability.  This dramatic reading gives you the role of the Storyteller sharing a tale entitled, The Story of the Red Stone. Why a...

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Ling & Ting: Tell Me a Story

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, Theme: Language Arts & Writing, Theme: Student Writing | 0 comments

Tell Me a Story…TWICE AS SILLY as Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly, the third in Grace Lin’s award-winning early reader series, has been released!  Once again the twins end their day (and the book) by telling silly stories.  This time, though, the stories are TWICE AS SILLY! Grace Lin is celebrating the new book by asking her readers to tell their own silly stories. Want to tell Grace Lin a silly story?? Whether it is something you write using the new Ling & Ting Story Starters* or something silly that happened to you, Grace Lin would love to have you...

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Ling & Ting Story Starters

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, Theme: Language Arts & Writing, Theme: Student Writing | 12 comments

Reader Engagement Project: The Book The beloved twins from the Geisel Honor book Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! and Ling & Ting Share a Birthday are back to share their favorite funny stories with beginning readers in Ling & Ting: Twice As Silly. This collection of six laugh-out-loud stories is sure to tickle the funny bone of fans and new readers alike. “Fans of Ling and Ting will be delighted to see a few nods to previous adventures, while new readers will want to get to know these funny sisters better. A winning addition to a delightfully fun series.” —School Library...

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