Frindle

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780689832505

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

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Is Nick Allen a troublemaker? He really just likes to liven things up at school -- and he's always had plenty of great ideas. When Nick learns some interesting information about how words are created, suddenly he's got the inspiration for his best plan ever...the frindle. Who says a pen has to be called a pen? Why not call it a frindle? Things begin innocently enough as Nick gets his friends to use the new word. Then other people in town start saying frindle. Soon the school is in an uproar, and Nick has become a local hero. His teacher wants Nick to put an end to all this nonsense, but the funny thing is frindle doesn't belong to Nick anymore. The new word is spreading across the country, and there's nothing Nick can do to stop it.

Frindel oder die Kunst, ein Wort neu zu erfinden

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783800050482

Category:

Page: 102

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Wer legt fest, was ein Wort bedeutet?: Nick ist ein kluger Lausbub und hat viele Tricks auf Lager, um Lehrpersonen vom Aufgabengeben abzuhalten. Doch bei der neuen Lehrerin der fünften Klasse versagen sie. So muss Nick selber einen Vortrag darüber halten, warum das Wörterbuch wichtig ist fürs Leben. Diese Aufgabe beschäftigt ihn: Wer bestimmt denn, was ein Wort bedeuten soll? Nick kommt auf die Idee, ein eigenes Wort zu erfinden. Anstatt Kugelschreiber oder Bleistift sagt er in Zukunft nur noch "Frindel". In kürzester Zeit setzt sich das Wort im ganzen Schulhaus durch. Gerade auch, weil die Lehrerin Mrs. Granger so dagegen ist. Die ganze Geschichte kommt in der Lokalzeitung und wahrhaftig auch im Fernsehen. Immer mehr Menschen übernehmen das Wort, viel Geld lässt sich mit dessen Vermarktung verdienen. Nach zehn Jahren erhält es seinen Platz im offiziellen Wörterbuch. Da erhält Nick einen Brief von seiner ehemaligen Lehrerin, der eine grosse Überraschung beinhaltet! Eine witzige Schulgeschichte, die zum Nachdenken über die Bedeutung von Wörtern anregt und darüber, was Sprache eigentlich ist. Ab 10 Jahren, gut, Irene Beglinger-Flückiger.

Frindle

Author: Nat Reed

Publisher: On The Mark Press

ISBN: 1550358375

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Page: 64

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Frindle

Author: N.A

Publisher: Holt McDougal

ISBN: 9780618062652

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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When he decides to turn his fifth grade teacher's love of the dictionary around on her, clever Nick Allen invents a new word and begins a chain of events that quickly moves beyond his control.


Frindle - Literature Kit Gr. 3-4

Author: Staci Marck

Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

ISBN: 1553198654

Category: Education

Page: 57

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In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Frindle is the story of a clever, time-wasting schemer’s innovative plan to create his own word for the dictionary. Ten-year-old Nick Allen has a reputation for developing ingenious plans that distract teachers. For the first time ever, his diversions fail to create the desired results in Mrs. Granger’s fifth grade language arts class. Instead of distracting her, he ends up with an extra assignment and oral presentation on how new entries are added to the dictionary. Surprisingly, the boring assignment leads to Nick’s most clever idea ever when he decides to create his own new word - frindle. Nick recruits five fellow students to support his efforts in changing the name of pen to frindle. Their insistence on referring to pens as frindles causes a major commotion when Mrs. Granger’s passion for vocabulary and strict emphasis on the correct use of language result in a battle of wills that threatens to disrupt the whole school. Their war of words spreads beyond the school resulting in after-school punishments, a home visit from the principal, national publicity, economic opportunities for local businessmen, and, eventually inclusion in the dictionary. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.

Frindle, Literature Book Level 5 Unit 6 Book 1

Houghton Mifflin Journeys

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780547073958

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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When he decides to turn his fifth grade teacher's love of the dictionary around on her, clever Nick Allen invents a new word and begins a chain of events that quickly moves beyond his control.

Frindle

A Novel Unit

Author: Middle School Novel Units

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781496055552

Category: Education

Page: 60

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This is a combined literature and grammar unit that contains everything you need to teach the novel and more! Included in the unit are pre-reading, active-reading and post-reading activities with grammar lessons, literary activities, a literary terms matching quiz, a final essay test with grading rubric, and other activities just for fun!

The Woodcutter's Daughter

Author: Edward Charles Spreeman

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1524610623

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 126

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A classic fairy tale set in the renaissance period, the story begins in a humble woodcutters cottage on the edge of the forest in the kingdom of Antwin, with a couple who desperately desire a child of their own. Suddenly they discover one day they are expecting. Their little girl is brought into their world like every other child, with one exception: she is born extremely ugly. From then on she finds herself rejected and friendless because no one is able to see her value and worth beyond her appearance, including herself, until she has the most heartbreaking day of her life. It is on that same day that she has an unusual meeting with a mystical being in light. After this encounter, it seems everything in her life begins to change. Follow this young girls story as she journeys through fear, love, and hopelessness to finally find real joy as well as acceptance from others and from herself.

Frindle by Andrew Clements Student Workbook

Lessons on Demand

Author: John Pennington

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781540880246

Category:

Page: 74

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The lessons on demand series is designed to provide ready to use resources for novel study. In this book you will find key vocabulary, student organizer pages, and assessments. This guide is the Student Workbook. The Teachers Guide will have answers and an open layout of the activities. The Student Workbook can be used alone but it will not include answers. Look for bound print Teacher Editions on Amazon.com PDF versions can be found on Teacherspayteachers.com

Frindle by Andrew Clements Teachers Guide Novel Unit and Lesson Plans

Lessons on Demand

Author: John Pennington

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781540880086

Category:

Page: 42

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The lessons on demand series is designed to provide ready to use resources for novel study. In this book you will find key vocabulary, student organizer pages, and assessments. This guide is divided into two sections. Section one is the teacher section which consists of vocabulary and activities. Section two holds all of the student pages, including assessments and graphic organizers. Now available! Student Workbooks! Find them on Amazon.com Look for bound print editions on Amazon.com PDF versions can be found on Teacherspayteachers.com


Andrew Clements'

Frindle; Landry News; Janitor's Boy; School Story; A Week in the Woods; Lunch Money; Room One; No Talking; Lost and Found; Extra Credit

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781442496750

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 1856

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A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

Deconstructing Penguins

Parents, Kids, and the Bond of Reading

Author: Lawrence Goldstone,Nancy Goldstone

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 0307415031

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

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“Books are like puzzles,” write Lawrence and Nancy Goldstone. “The author’s ideas are hidden, and it is up to all of us to figure them out.” In this indispensable reading companion, the Goldstones–noted parent-child book club experts–encourage grownups and young readers alike to adopt an approach that will unlock the magic and power of reading. With the Goldstones help, parents can inspire kids’ lifelong love of reading by teaching them how to unlock a book’s hidden meaning. Featuring fun and incisive discussions of numerous children’s classics, this dynamic guide highlights key elements–theme, setting, character, point of view, climax, and conflict–and paves the way for meaningful conversations between parents and children. “Best of all,” the Goldstones note, “you don’t need an advanced degree in English literature or forty hours a week of free time to effectively discuss a book with your child. This isn’t Crime and Punishment, it’s Charlotte’s Web.” From the Trade Paperback edition.

Frindel / Frindle

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: Everest De Ediciones Y distribucion

ISBN: 9788424179359

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 95

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¿Quién podría olvidar el día en que Nick Allen convirtió su clase de tercero en una isla tropical? Pero ahora Nick está en quinto, y la cosa cambia. Todos saben que la profesora de lengua, una fanática del diccionario, tiene vista de rayos X, y en su clase nadie se sale con la suya. Cuando Nick lo intenta recibe su castigo y éste le sumerge en el mundo de las palabras y de sus orígenes. Así, se le ocurre su plan más ambicioso: inventar una palabra nueva...

Kelsey Green, Reading Queen

Author: Claudia Mills

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

ISBN: 0374374880

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

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Kelsey Green is the best reader in the third grade--well, maybe tied for best with know-it-all Simon Ellis. When the principal Mr. Boone announces a school-wide reading contest, complete with a pizza party for the winning class and a special certificate for the top readers in each grade, she knows she's just the person to lead Mrs. Molina's third graders to victory. But how can they win when her classmate Cody Harmon doesn't want to read anything, and even Kelsey's best friends Annika and Izzy don't live up to her expectations? And could Simon possibly be reading all of those books that he claims he is, or is he lying to steal Kelsey's rightful spot at the top? Kelsey Green, Reading Queen is the first book in Claudia Mills's Franklin School Friends series.

Head of the Class

Frindle; The Landry News; The Janitor's Boy

Author: Andrew Clements

Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9781416949749

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

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Andrew Clements has been hailed by the New York Times as "a proven master at depicting the quirky details of grade school life." His books have won countless state awards and have appeared on New York Times bestseller lists. Now three of his most beloved books, including the contemporary classic Frindle, are available in this handsome boxed set. Includes the books Frindle, The Landry News, and The Janitor's Boy.