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9 edition of Talking walls found in the catalog.

Talking walls

the stories continue

by Margy Burns Knight

  • 28 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Tilbury House Publishers in Gardiner, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walls -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Human geography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Walls.,
  • Human geography.

  • About the Edition

    Introduces different cultures around the world by telling the stories of walls, from the Maya murals in Bonampak, Mexico, to dikes in the Netherlands.

    Edition Notes

    Sequel to: Talking walls. 1992.

    StatementMargy Burns Knight ; illustrated by Anne Sibley O"Brien.
    ContributionsO"Brien, Anne Sibley, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH2201 .K6419 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1. v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL977917M
    ISBN 100884481646
    LC Control Number96015123
    OCLC/WorldCa34513295

    Talking walls. Gardiner, ME: Tilbury House Publishers, (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / . Get this from a library! Talking walls. [Margy Burns Knight; Anne Sibley O'Brien] -- An illustrated description of walls around the world and their significance, from the Great Wall of China to the Berlin Wall.

    Vocabulary for the story, "Talking Walls: Art for the People" Learn with flashcards, games, and more — for free.   This new edition combines the beloved children's books Talking Walls and Talking Walls: The Stories Continue. Together, those titles sold more than , copies. This new edition, thoroughly revised by the author, makes the text more accessible to young readers and English Language Learners and produces a book that is ideal for reading aloud.5/5(5).

    The theme of heritage is especially important in this section, as Lena explores the dual nature of her identity. The product of an English-Irish father and a Chinese mother, she is a combination of two cultures. Although her pale coloring makes her seem Caucasian, her eyes are unmistakably Chinese. Her nature, like her appearance, straddles two.   This looks like a lovely and informative book for children. I'v not seen it before. I love your talking wall, so I thought that this is what the book is about. But, I see in the resources there is a book on talking walls. This book would encourage many discussions about the kinds of walls there are around the world -- ancient to current.


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Margy Burns Knight tells 14 of these fascinating stories in Talking Walls. Beginning with The Great Wall of China, Margy Burns Knight takes us all over the world and gives us insight into many different cultures.

Each wall is featured in a two-page spread with beautiful illustrations by Anne Sibley O'Brien/5(8). ANNE SIBLEY O’BRIEN has illustrated 31 books, including Talking Walls, and is the author and illustrator of the picture book I’m New Here and the graphic novel The Legend of Hong Kil by: 4.

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Talking Walls is a historical picture book that tells the stories of walls from around the world. It includes descriptions and history about well known walls such as the Great Wall of China and the Berlin Wall, and also lesser known walls like Aborigine cave walls in Australia and walls of Great Zimbabwe.4/5.

Talking Walls is a great resource for teachers who want examples of what can be done inside the classroom to hook students into learning and support achievement gains. The entire book is built upon actual student work and teacher-made products representing the interactions and processes that were generated from state adopted curricula.5/5(2).

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The Walls Are Talking is 17 stories that take you behind locked doors and reveal the awful truth that abortion supporters don’t want you to know. Every story is anonymous and carefully written in one voice. You will feel yourself slipping in the shoes of the narrator and living out every detail.

In this follow-up to their initial Talking Walls collection, author Margy Burns Knight and illustrator Anne Sibley O'Brien once again delve into the wealth of walls to be found, the world over, and their diverse meanings for the people who built them/5.

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