S: Must See Books as Reviewed by the Bear 5th Grade Students 2011
BC: Travin C. Alex R. Justin R. Alex A. Jessica S. Hannah H. Brianna H. Sydney F. Devin L. Abbey P. Morgan C. Makena M. Sierra W Sarah J. Tyler S. Chase H. Tara S. Jaxon B. | Trevor G. Tori F. Kyle T. Chase S. Chucky S. Kenny A. Carmen L. Michaela B. Elizabeth N. Kody G. Jordan S. Zach B. Isaiah C. Danial D. Cheyenne M. Ashley W. Ashley F. Peyton E. Shelbi M. Sandy P. Shianne D. Nikki W.
FC: Books That You Don't Want To Miss... Check out some of these great books in our school library | 5th Grade Book Review Project | Intro To Technology Class Mrs. Feix Spring 2011 | Created by the Bear 5th Graders
1: Table of Contents Credits p 2-3 OINK p 4-5 Meet The Barkers p 6-7 Eloise Takes a Bawth p 8-9 The Web Files p 10-11 Giggle, Giggle, Quack p 12-13 Purple, Green, and Yellow p 14-15 Bunny Mail p 16-17 Eloise p 18-19 Hello Red Fox p 20-21 McDuff's Wild Romp p 22-23 The Cheese p 24-25 Thump Quack Moo p 26-27 Olivia Saves The Circus p 28-29 Diary of a Worm p 30-31 Duck For President p 32-33 Max and Ruby Bake A Cake p 34-35 Hey Pancakes p 36-37 Click Clack Moo, Cows That Type p 38-39 Moosekitos p 40-41
2: 2011 | Books That You Don't Want To Miss... Bear’s Must See Books is a joint effort of Intro to Technology Class and our school Library. Fifth grade students worked collaboratively to review some of the great books available in our school library. This book will be shared with younger students during Library time, hopefully generating excitement for reading! | Thank you to all of the people who have helped make this book possible! The teachers, librarian, and students have worked together to create this book and we hope that it will be enjoyed by Bear students for years to come.
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4: Type of Book OINK is a fiction story that is very funny. | Summary There were two pigs that were named Thomas and Joseph they were happy but the neighbors weren’t that happy they thought the pigs were lazy but they weren’t they also thought they weren’t smart but at the end the neighbors got out smarted by the pigs.
5: Who Might Enjoy This Book People that like books with pigs and other animals | Main Characters Thomas is very lazy So are Joseph, and the neighbors - Duck, Rabbit and the 2 chickens. | Other Books By Margie Palatini Bad Boys Moo Who? The Perfect Pet The Three Silly Billies Piggie Pie EARTH QUACK Lousy Rotten Stinkin’ Grapes
6: Type of Book Meet the Barkers is a realistic fiction story that is good for all ages. | Summary Meet the Barkers is a book about two twins. Their names are Morgan and Moffat. They are going to start school. When they get to school the Teacher tells them that they are going to learn about colors, but Moffat already knows her colors so she gets a gold star. Morgan meets a new friend named Billy. Morgan and Billy like most of the same things. But Moffat does not care about friends, she wants gold stars. To find out more, read Meet the Barkers. Will Moffat ever get a friend? Will Morgan ever get a gold star? Read Meet The Barkers to find out!
7: Who Might Enjoy This Book Kids who like animals, have a brother or sister, or like reading books where animals talk will LOVE this book. | Main Characters Moffat - Has always done thing before Morgan. Morgan – Has always been behind Moffat. He likes dinosaurs. Sally-She likes building with blocks. Billy-He likes dinosaurs. Teacher- She gives Moffat gold stars. | Tomie Depaola has written many children's books
8: Type of Book ELOISE is a fiction book about a girl named Eloise Eloise Takes A Bawth is part of a series of books about the character Eloise. | Summary This a very fun book. It has a lot of creative stuff. Everything you can imagine is in this book. In the first part of the book, Eloise needs to take a bath. There is a reason. She is going to the grand ball. Eloise has a big imagination. She makes the whole town go Cuckoo. Will she save the grand ball? Read the rest when you check it out at the library.
9: Who Might Enjoy This Book If you enjoy laughter, then you might like this book. Also, people who like to be creative would really like this book. | Main Characters Eloise-She is rotten but she is often sweet and she is spoiled. Nanny- A very nice old lady who is also Eloise’s Nanny. Mr. Salomone- He is a very mean man. | Other Books By KayTomson ELOISE - Picnic in the Park ELOISE - Star Spangley ELOISE - Eloise at Christmastime ELOISE Mother's Day Surprise ELOISE The Ultimate Edition ELOISE Throws a Party ELOISE and the Very Secret Room
10: Type of Book The Web Files is a funny, fictional, humorous book that requires good “ducktective” skills. | Summary A lot of strange robberies are happening around the barnyard. Can Ducktective Web and his friend Bill “quack” the case?
11: Who Might Enjoy This Book Little kids who like funny mystery stories might enjoy The Web Files. | Main Characters Ducktective Web : A detective that loves to “Quack” the case Bill: Ducktective Web’s trusty partner | Other Books By Margie Palatini Moosetache and Mooseltoe Zoom Broom Ding Dong Ding Dong
12: Type of Book Giggle, Giggle, Quack is about animals that have human characteristics. | Summary Giggle, Giggle, Quack is a hilarious book about Farmer Brown taking a vacation and leaving his brother Bob to take care of the animals. Farmer Bob has to watch Farmer Brown’s animals including Duck, the troublemaker. Duck does all these breathtaking steps because he didn’t like Farmer Brown. There are lots of other farm animals who help Duck in his mischief. Will he ever scare Bob? To answer this question, read this story to find out. | Farmer Brown, Give the animals a movie to watch
13: Who Might Enjoy This Book If you enjoy animals, then you might like the book Giggle, Giggle, Quack. | Main Characters Duck – The troublemaker Farmer Brown - He left for vacation Bob - Farmer Brown's brother and the person who Farmer Brown left in charge | Other Books By Doreen Cronin Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type | Bathe the pigs
14: Type of Book Purple Green and Yellow is a fictional book about a little girl who likes markers. | Summary Bridget and her mother went shopping one day and a very colorful pack of markers caught Bridget's eye. She begged for them, so her mother got them. She was an artist thought her mother, but then Bridget wanted more markers and more markers AND MORE MARKERS! Then Bridget didn't want to draw on paper any more. To find out more, read this colorful, hilarious book - read Purple, Green and Yellow.
15: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who love to color or draw with colorful markers and beg for things might enjoy Purple Green and Yellow. | Main Characters Bridget (the little girl) Mother (Bridget's’ mom) | Other Books By Robert Munsch Love You Forever The Paper Bag Princess Stephanie's Ponytail I Have To Go Thomas’s Snowsuit 50 Below 0 Pigs Aaron's Hair Moira’s Birthday Murmel, Murmel Murmel Angela's Airplane The Boy In The Drawer Mud Puddle ...And A Lot More
16: Type of Book Bunny Mail is a fiction book. | Summary Max wants to write a letter but doesn’t know how to do it. He asks Ruby how to write a letter, and she says she might teach him if she has time. Ruby ends up having time to teach him. Max gets mad and leaves and doesn’t want to learn anymore. What happens? Read Bunny Mail to find out.
17: Who Might Enjoy This Book A first or a second grader might like this book. Bunny Mail is a Max and Ruby book, which is a series. | Main Characters Max - a funny bunny and he likes to play with toys he also doesn't listen every now and then. Ruby - Max's big sister, she is a little mean to Max and she is bossy and she does girl stuff and she has parties. | Other Books By Rosemary Wells Benjamin and Tulip Benjamin’s Treasure Bunny Cakes Carry Me Charlotte’s Web
18: Type of Book Eloise is a funny fictional story about a little girl. | Summary Eloise is a little girl who lives in the Plaza Hotel and does all kinds of things like changing the thermometer and calling room service. She does all kinds of funny things. If you want to find out more, read this wonderful book!
19: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who like books that are about mischievous little girls | Main Characters Eloise- Eloise is a little girl that lives With Nanny in the Plaza Hotel in New York. Weenie- Weenie is Eloise’s favorite puppy. Skipperdee- Skipperdee is Eloise’s pet turtle. Nanny- Nanny is Eloise’s Nurse. | Other Books By Kay Thompson Eloise Takes A Bawth Eloise In Paris Eloise At Christmastime Eloise In Moscow
20: Type of Book Hello Red Fox is a fictional book about a frog playing a prank on his mom on his birthday. | Summary Hello Red Fox is about a frog that plays a prank on his mom at his birthday party. His friends, the other animals, change colors.
21: Who Might Enjoy This book It would be kids that like to play pranks because little frog played a prank on someone | Main Characters Mama Frog- Mama frog is very nice and wise Little frog- Little frog is very friendly, funny, a little prankster Red Fox – He is very polite to Little Frog Purple Butterfly-kind to little frog on his birthday. | Other Books by Eric Carle Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo The Very Hungry Caterpillar
22: Type of Book McDuff’s Wild Romp is a humorous fiction story about animals. | Summary The family goes to Aunt Frieda’s house with McDuff, their dog, by their side. Aunt Frieda’s cat Purlina wouldn’t let McDuff sit anywhere, so he went to the dining room. Chaos broke out in the dining room. Then, a turkey tidbit fell to the floor. Read McDuff’s Wild Romp to find out what happens between McDuff and Purlina!
23: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who like chaotic and surprising books will LOVE McDuff’s Wild Romp. | Main Characters McDuff - a perky little pup who loves turkey tidbits Purlina - an older cat who has a love for mischief The Baby - a little chaos maker who hates turkey tidbits | Other Books By Rosemary Wells McDuff Moves In McDuff Goes To School McDuff Saves The Day McDuff Comes Home McDuff and the Baby McDuff’s New Friend The McDuff Friendship Box McDuff’s Favorite Things McDuff’s Hide-and-Seek
24: Summary There is a cheese that stands alone. The rat decided he wanted to eat the cheese, but he got caught by the cat. Then the rat tricked the cat to also go to eat the cheese. So the rat and the cat were off to eat the cheese that stands alone when they got caught by the dog. The dog somehow also got tricked into going to eat the cheese. So there’s the rat, the cat and the dog off to eat the cheese that stands alone. They were off to eat the cheese until they got caught by the dogs owner, the child. But the dog gave the child a puppy dog look and the child remembered she hadn’t had her afternoon snack. So, she too was off to eat the cheese. They were just getting ready to leave to go eat the cheese when the mother of the child called the child in. The child says she was going to eat the cheese, the mother says everyone knows the cheese stands alone. The child replied saying "but momma I haven’t have my afternoon snack." Read the book and you’ll find out if they end up eating the cheese or not. | Who Might Enjoy This Book If you enjoy funny but long mysterious books, then you'll definitely love reading this fun, enjoyable book. Also, people who like to laugh will enjoy it. | Main Characters The rat: The rat decides that he wants to eat the cheese that is on the dell hill. The Cat: The cat catches the rat who goes along with the rat. The dog: The dog catches the cat and the rat and wants to come along with them. The child: She catches the animals and decides to go along with the rest of the farm animals. The mother: sees her daughter who asks the farmer what he thinks. The farmer: he finds the rest of the group but you will need to read the story to find out what he will do.
25: Type of Book The Cheese is a very humorous fiction story that has a lot of animals and is based on a song. | Other Books By Margie Palatini Lousy Rotten Stinkin’ Grapes Hogg , Hogg, Hog Glodie and the Three Hares Gone with The Wand Piggie Pie Bedhead Sweet Tooth Moosetache The Three Silly Billies Moo Who? Bad Boys Earthquack? The Web Files The Perfect Pet Boo-Hoo Moo
26: Type of Book Thump, Quack, Moo is a fictional book about silly animals with human characteristics. | Who Might Enjoy This Book I would say that 1st to 3rd graders would enjoy this book more than any of the other kids. Also, people might enjoy all the farm animals in the story. | Main Characters These are the two main characters in “Thump Quack Moo” - Farmer Brown and Duck. Farmer Brown is in charge of the farm. He feeds all of the animals. He takes care of all of the fields he owns. He is making a corn maze for a festival.
27: Summary Farmer Brown was really happy that the corn maze festival was coming up soon. He was making a corn maze of the Statue of Liberty . He needed help to make everything . He asked the chickens to help and they did not want to help. So he said they could use the hammer when they build the fence, so the chickens did help. Farmer Brown next asked the cows to use the paint brushes to give the barn a fresh coat of paint . The cows were interested in the paint so they helped . Duck did not want to do anything, so Farmer Brown said no special duck food anymore if you don’t help with the ticket booth. So duck said he would help. The mice are keeping an eye on the weather. Farmer Brown was busy sketching, measuring, counting, and cutting. At night, duck does the exact same thing. On the day of the festival, Farmer Brown went up in a hot air balloon. When he saw the corn maze, it was a... If you want to know what the maze is, you need to read the book ! | Other Books By Doreen Cronin Click Clack Moo Cows That Type
28: Type of Book Olivia saves the circus is a funny fiction book that is part of a series. | Summary Olivia is a little girl pig. In the morning, Olivia gets up and makes her brother William pancakes. She has to wear a really boring uniform to school, but of course she accessorizes. She goes to school on her scooter. She has to tell her class about her vacation. She always blossoms when she has to stand up in front of her class. After school her mother took her and Ian to the circus, but she couldn't take her other brother because he was taking a nap. The problem was when she got there, no one was there?! They were all gone with an ear infection!! What will happen next?? Please read the book to find out the rest of the information of the story!!
29: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who like pigs and who like the circus | Main Characters The main characters of the book are: Olivia Mom pig Dad pig Teacher and the dogs at the circus | Other Books By Ian Falconer Olivia Olivia and the Missing Toy
30: Type of Book Diary of a Worm is fiction and humorous concerning a worm's day to day life. | Summary There’s a worm that has crazy adventures. He tried to teach a spider how to dig, then the spider taught the worm how to walk upside down. The teacher told the worm to write an essay saying that he won't eat his homework. He always writes in his diary about stuff he does. They did a project about macaroni where they try to wiggle out. The worm wants to be a secret service agent. Read Diary of a Worm to find out more about his adventures!
31: Who Might Enjoy This Book If you enjoy joke books or books that involve personification,then this book is for you. | Main Characters Worm Dad Mom Spider Sister Grandpa Teacher Ant Art teacher | Other Books By Doreen Cronin Giggle Giggle Quack Click Clack Moo; Cows that Type Duck for President Click Clack Splish Splash: a Counting Adventure Diary of a Spider Click Clack Quackity-Quack: An alphabet Adventure Diary of a Fly Thump, Quack Moo: A Wacky Adventure
32: Type of Book Duck for President is a humorous fiction book. It is a very funny book. | Summary In this story, a duck runs for President and everyday there is another number. You will have to read the book to find out whether Duck becomes President or not!
33: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who like to laugh will like this book. | Main Characters Duck - wants to run for president Farmer Brown - a guy that has hard work Cows - have to weed the grass | Other Books By Doreen Cronin Diary of a Worm Diary of a Spider Click Clack Moo Cows that Type
34: Type of Book This is a fiction book with a lot of pictures. | Summary One day it was Max`s grandma's birthday and Ruby wanted to bake her a birthday cake. But Max wanted to make a cake too. So he did. Ruby was making a strawberry cake with strawberry fluff icing on top. Max wanted to make a red hot, marshmallow squirter, and earthworm cake. When Ruby was making her cake, Max kept on spilling everything. So every time he spilled something, she sent him to the store to get the things. But read this book to find out which cake grandma likes the most..
35: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who enjoy picture books and fiction would like this book a lot. | Main Characters Max,Ruby,store clerk and Max's Grandma. | Other Books by Rosemary Wells Blue Comet Hands Off Harry Yoko`s Show and Tell My Havana Max`s Dragon Shirt Max Goes Shopping Max`s Red Boots Other Books By Author's Name Rosemary Wells
36: Type of Book This is a funny fiction book about pancakes. | Summary Hey, Pancakes! is a good book. It starts off as the kid gets out of bed. Then they go to the kitchen. They smell pancakes. Flap jack has an enormous stack of pancakes and he says "watch me eat these." So he gulps them down and gets some on Rover - uh oh! If you want to find out more, then you have got to read this book!!
37: Who Might Enjoy This Book A person who has a big sense of humor and is a good reader might enjoy this book. It is a good book, and a funny one too. | Characters Flap Jack (boy) Rover (dog) Sister (girl) Brother (boy) | Other Books By Tamson Weston The New Bear at School Fussy Ferya and other books
38: Type of Book It is a comedy with funny animals in it. | Summary Click, Clack, Moo is a story about a farmer that has a typewriter and the animals find his typewriter and take it. They type letters to Farmer Brown and ask for electric blankets, but he says no. Will the cows get what they want? Will the farmer get his typewriter back? Read this book to find out! | Moo!! | Quack!! | cluck!!
39: Who Might Enjoy This Book People who might like this book are people that like funny animals and comedy. | Main Characters Farmer Brown, the cows, and the animals | Other Books By Doreen Cronin Duck for President Dooby Dooby Moo Click Clack Quackity Quack Click Clack Splish Splash Diary of a Worm Giggle, Giggle, Quack Diary of a Spider
40: Type of Book Moosekitos is a Fiction book and an animal book. | Summary Moose was feeling bad because he was lonely, so he got an idea. He would have a family reunion! But like in Moostache, this can’t end well. He has a silly adventure with his family. Read this book to find out what crazy stuff happens to the moose family reunion.
41: Who Might Kids who like to laugh and be surprised might like Moosekitos. | Main Characters Moose is the main character. Other characters are Grandpa Moose, Mrs. Moose, Aunt Moose, Grandma Moose, Uncle Moose, and Cousin Moose. | Other Books By Margie Palatini She has also written: Moostache Piggie Pie Bad Boys Earthquack