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Bud Not Buddy

Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author: Christopher Paul Curtis
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1101934263
Size: 64.91 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Juvenile Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 256
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The Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Award-winning classic about a boy who decides to hit the road to find his father—from Christopher Paul Curtis, author of The Watsons Go To Birmingham—1963, a Newbery and Coretta Scott King Honoree. It’s 1936, in Flint Michigan. Times may be hard, and ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run, but Bud’s got a few things going for him: 1. He has his own suitcase full of special things. 2. He’s the author of Bud Caldwell’s Rules and Things for Having a Funner Life and Making a Better Liar Out of Yourself. 3. His momma never told him who his father was, but she left a clue: flyers advertising Herman E. Calloway and his famous band, the Dusky Devastators of the Depression!!!!!! Bud’s got an idea that those flyers will lead him to his father. Once he decides to hit the road to find this mystery man, nothing can stop him—not hunger, not fear, not vampires, not even Herman E. Calloway himself. AN ALA BEST BOOK FOR YOUNG ADULTS AN ALA NOTABLE CHILDREN'S BOOK AN IRA CHILDREN'S BOOK AWARD WINNER NAMED TO 14 STATE AWARD LISTS “The book is a gem, of value to all ages, not just the young people to whom it is aimed.” —The Christian Science Monitor “Will keep readers engrossed from first page to last.” —Publishers Weekly, Starred “Curtis writes with a razor-sharp intelligence that grabs the reader by the heart and never lets go. . . . This highly recommended title [is] at the top of the list of books to be read again and again.” —Voice of Youth Advocates, Starred From the Hardcover edition.

Bud Not Buddy

Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author: Marie-Helen Goyetche
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press
ISBN: 9781553193340
Size: 30.31 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Education
Languages : en
Pages : 55
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A Literature Kit. A touching and humorous story about a ten-year-old boy on the run! Foster child Bud Caldwell, during the height of the Great Depression in 1936 leaves Flint, Michigan on a humorous adventure where he meets many interesting characters. When Bud eventually arrives in Grand Rapids, he meets Herman Calloway and all the members of the band who welcome him into their lives. As the story comes to a close, we learn that Calloway is Buds grandfather and Bud at last has a place to call home. A captivating story told in the first person (from Buds point of view), this novel is excellent to read aloud. The historical setting, intriguing cast of characters, and themes of racial and societal prejudice all provide excellent opportunities for teaching, learning and discussion.

Bud Not Buddy Student Packet

Bud  Not Buddy Student Packet PDF
Author: Christopher Paul Curtis
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781581306491
Size: 52.91 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Reading comprehension
Languages : en
Pages : 40
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Literature Circle Guide Bud Not Buddy

Literature Circle Guide Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author: Kathy Pounds
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439355346
Size: 75.36 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Education
Languages : en
Pages : 32
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Suggested activities to be used in the classroom to accompany the reading of Bud, not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis.

Bud Not Buddy

Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author: Holt Rinehart & Winston
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780030654848
Size: 71.18 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : African Americans
Languages : en
Pages : 274
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Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--the renowned bandleader, H.E. Calloway of Grand Rapids.

Bud Not Buddy

Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author: Lisa Kurkov
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 1731644043
Size: 22.39 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
Languages : en
Pages : 48
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BUD, NOT BUDDY: This nonfiction companion to Christopher Paul Curtis's novel Bud, Not Buddy explores what life was like during the Great Depression, particularly in the African American community. A CLOSER LOOK: Find out more about jazz, unions, Hoovervilles, and Pullman porters––all elements of life in Flint, Michigan, during the 1930s. NONFICTION COMPANIONS: This series of 48-page books takes popular, grade-appropriate fiction titles and provides a more in-depth understanding of them. Also includes a glossary and before- and after-reading activities for home or the classroom! BENEFITS: Students will love to take a closer look at books that are already familiar to them, reading about the histories, author backgrounds, and real-life facts surrounding books they know and love! WHY ROURKE: Since 1980, we’ve been committed to bringing out the best non-fiction books to help you bring out the best in your young learners. Our carefully crafted topics encourage all students who are "learning to read" and "reading to learn"!

Bud Not Buddy

Bud  Not Buddy PDF
Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780307259943
Size: 44.48 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Languages : en
Pages : 256
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Ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run, but he's on a mission. His momma never told him who his father was, but she left a clue: posters of Herman E. Calloway and his famous band. Bud's got an idea that those posters will lead him to his father. Once he decides to hit the road and find this mystery man, nothing can stop him.