Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

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Description

Country: UK (England)


Title: Elmer the Patchwork Elephant


Language: English


Bibliographic Information: Mckee, David. Elmer, London: Andersen Press, 1989


ISBN: 9780862642082

 

Summary:
Elmer is unhappy because he is different but, through a series of visual adventures, he learns that being different is something special!

 

Reason for choosing the book:
Elmer is one of the most popular picture books used in the UK primary schools today; written and illustrated by one of the UK’s most talented picture book contributors. Its visual, universal theme of “being different” crosses all cultures and all ages, and its story is one with which all children will be able to identify.

 

Proposed Learning Activities:

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 1 (pictures in correct order). Play now or download [4 mb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 2. Play now or download [17 kb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 3. Play now or download [65 kb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 4. Play now or download [65 kb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 5. Play now or download [65 kb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 6. Play now or download [14 kb]flash 16x16

1319107106 bullet_go Activity 7. Play now or download [22 kb]flash 16x16

 

Links to relevant sites:
http://www.andersenpress.co.uk/index. php?option=com_content&view=article&id=32551
Publisher’s web site

http://www.andersenpress.co.uk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article& id=32551:229&catid=50:m&Itemid=74
David Mckee at Andersen Press