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Episode 20 — Shiver Me Timbers: Books About Pirates


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Chatting About Books: Recommendations for Young Readers

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Grades K – 5
Podcast Series Chatting About Books: Recommendations for Young Readers
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Duration 14:59
Original Air Date Published December 16, 2009

Music in this podcast is provided by Freeplay Music.


Calendar Activities

Grades   1 – 5  |  Calendar Activity  |  February 11

Jane Yolen was born in 1939.

Students read one of Jane Yolen's books, retell the story in the form of a puppet show, research animals in the book, and document their findings with the Animal Study interactive tool.


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