Posts Tagged "Nancy Tupper Ling"

The Story I’ll Tell: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 2 comments

  THE STORY I’LL TELL Picture Book Giveaway (Past) For Adoption Organizations, Educators & Librarians Serving Grades 00-03 In celebration of National Adoption Day, Lee & Low Books gave us 25 copies to give away!   ABOUT THE BOOK The Story I’ll Tell By Nancy Tupper Ling Illustrated by Jessica Lanan Published by Lee & Low Books, Inc. ISBN-13: 9781620141601 Lexile: AD670L Age Range 5 – 8 Years A young child asks his mother to tell the story of where he came from. “I might tell how you came from a land far away in a hot air balloon. The basket slowly...

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The Story I’ll Tell: Adoption & Arrival Writing Activity

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Activity Sheet, Theme: Chinese / Chinese American, Theme: Family, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

THE STORY I’LL TELL Adoption & Arrival Writing Activity   Best Users: Adoption Organizations, Early Childhood & Elementary Educators, Librarians, Booksellers, Families Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03 About the Activity: The Story I’ll Tell opens with an adoptive mother saying to her child, “someday when you ask me where you came from, I will tell you a story.”  She proceeds to tell the child’s arrival story with hot air balloons, galloping horses, lanterns in the sky, dragons and more.  She concludes with a commitment to also tell her child the...

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Double Happiness: Origami Box & Poetry Activity

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, Theme: Arts & Crafts, Theme: Chinese / Chinese American, Theme: Poetry | 0 comments

Reader Engagement Project: THE BOOK In the picture book Double Happiness by Nancy Tupper Ling and illustrated by Alina Chau (Chronicle Books), Nai Nai gives her Chinese American grandchildren each a box.  Into that box they place the things that will remind them of their life in San Francisco, their emotions about moving away and their excitement about their new home on the East Coast. “A thoughtful and moving story of memory and change.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review ORIGAMI & POETRY ACTIVITY For Classrooms, Libraries & Community Groups  ACTIVITY: DOUBLE HAPPINESS BOX...

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Double Happiness: Past Giveaway

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers, Theme: Cross Generational | 2 comments

Can you achieve Double Happiness? In celebration of Nancy Tupper Ling and Alina Chau’s picture book Double Happiness (Chronicle Books)… Ling & Chau will give away 7 pieces of Chau’s artwork on the 7 days of China’s Golden Week (10/1/15-10/7/15). SORRY! This Giveaway Has Closed… THE PICTURE BOOK “In this gentle tale told in verse, Gracie and her brother, Jake, journey to their new home, all the while searching for special things to keep in their happiness boxes.  Gracie doesn’t want to leave Uncle Woo, Auntie Su, and her beloved San Francisco home to...

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