Prairie Evers

by Ellen Airgood

Publisher: Nancy Paulsen Books in New York, NY

Written in English
Cover of: Prairie Evers | Ellen Airgood
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Subjects:

  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Farm Animals,
  • Chickens,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship,
  • Family life,
  • Grandmothers,
  • Fiction,
  • Schools,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / School & Education,
  • Farm life,
  • Friendship

Edition Notes

StatementEllen Airgood
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P28114 Pr 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25177276M
ISBN 109780399256912
LC Control Number2011046789

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Get this from a library! Prairie Evers. [Ellen Airgood] -- From day one I did not like school. First of all I didn't like the big yellow bus roaring up to fetch me. I didn't like being in among all those kids. Every one of them stared at me when I climbed on. In the book, Ivy's mother shot her father and got off because she was mentally ill. Any Cautions for Using: Aside from the issue of mental illness, none. Teachable Elements: Showing kindness to animals The economics of running a business. Curricular tie-ins: Chickens (Prairie raises chickens as . A sweet, spirited ten-year-old embarks upon the adventure of first friendship in this sparkling debutPrairie Evers is finding that socialization isn't all it's cracked up to be. She's been homeschooled by her granny and has learned the most from traipsing through nature. But now she has to attend pu. Part 2 of Interview with Ellen Airgood about Prairie Evers. Created by You Think Too Much View on You Think Too Much Share. Books by Ellen Airgood 2. Add to Reading List Share this Book. The Education of Ivy Blake. by Ellen Airgood. 4 Resources1 Award. Add to Reading List Share this Book.

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Prairie Evers, by Ellen Airgood, the theme for me on this book, is when life gives you lemons make lemonade.

I think the author wanted me to get this idea, because of all the changes Prairie goes through during the book, and how she learns to accept it. I think the book has definitely accomplished this.

The genre of this book is realistic fiction.4/5. Prairie Evers was a great book for young people, and especially, for older people, like me.

As a grandmother I have spent quite a few hours reading books for small children through teens and young adults. I love losing myself in books for young people, I get as much enjoyment out of those as I do from an adult book/5(52).

Praise for Prairie Evers "[Airgood] introduces irrepressible Prairie Evers, a year-old country girl whose skill at turning bad situations into good ones is as impressive as the size of her heart." —Publishers Weekly “A great book to recommend to readers who like a lively heroine and an intelligent, refreshing, and unpretentious plot.”5/5(8).

Parents need to know that there's little to worry about in Prairie Evers, a gem of a novel with a fresh perspective, interesting characters (humans and chickens), and appealing messages of family love, friendship, and seeing things from other people's point of view.

Thanks to the strong foundation she's had from her beloved grandmother and her 5/5. “Prairie Evers so comes to life in these pages that she might as well step out of it and be your friend. Preferably your best friend: strong and true, clear-eyed and funny, through happy times and rough, just as she is for Ivy Blake.

Short of that happening, if you want. Prairie Evers was a great book for young people, and especially, for older people, like me. As a grandmother I have spent quite a few hours reading books for small children through teens and young adults.

I love losing myself in books for young people, I get as much enjoyment out of those as I do from an adult book. So having said all that /5(50). Praise for Prairie Evers “[Airgood] introduces irrepressible Prairie Evers, a year-old country girl whose skill at turning bad situations into good ones is as impressive as the size of her heart.” —Publishers Weekly “A great book to recommend to readers who like a lively heroine and an intelligent, refreshing, and unpretentious plot.”.

Find books like Prairie Evers from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Prairie Evers also liked: Half a Chance, Close t. Prairie Evers is finding that school isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

She’s always been homeschooled by her grandmother, learning about life while they ramble through the woods. But now Prairie’s family has moved north and she has to attend school for the first time, where her education is in a classroom and the behavior of her /5(2).

In adult author Airgood's (South of Superior) upbeat first novel for children, she introduces irrepressible Prairie Evers, a year-old country girl whose skill at turning bad situations into good on.

Ten-year-old Prairie Evers and her family have relocated from North Carolina to a farm in upstate New York, and now her Grammy, who has homeschooled Prairie all her life, has decided to return to the mountains, at least for a while.

Spunky Prairie decides to fill the void her Grammy leaves behind with a flock of : Ellen Airgood. Prairie Evers isn’t finding school all it’s cracked up to be.

“From day one I did not like school. First of all I didn’t like the big yellow bus roaring up to fetch me. I didn’t like being in among all those kids. I wasn’t much used to children and I didn’t believe I’d like them. Right away I could tell it would be just like the hen house: there was going to be a pecking order.

A sweet, spirited ten-year-old embarks upon the adventure of first friendship in this sparkling debut Prairie Evers is finding that socialization isn't all it's cracked up to be. She's been homeschooled by her granny and has learned the most from traipsing through nature.

But now she has to attend public school, and feels just like her chickens--cooped up and subject to the pecking order. Prairie Evers - Ebook written by Ellen Airgood. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Prairie Evers/5(5). Prairie Evers is finding that socialization isn't all it's cracked up to be. She's been homeschooled by her granny and has learned the most from traipsing through nature.

But now she has to attend public school, and feels just like her chickens--cooped up and subject to the pecking order.5/5(1). Prairie Evers Author: Ellen Airgood Characters include Prairie Evers Ivy Blake Ivy's Mom Prairie's parents Grammy The setting is New Paltz,New york The plot is Prairie moves from the country to the city, Then she transitions to being homeschooled to going to public school, Next.

Prairie Evers by Ellen Airgood - created at A sweet, spirited ten-year-old embarks upon the adventure of first e Evers is finding that socialization isn't all it's cracked up to be.

She's been homeschooled by her granny and has learned the most from traipsing through nature. Prairie Evers (p54) In what book is the quote "You have not been raised correctly if you don't know any better than to laugh at a person" and who said it.

Prairie Evers, and Prairie said it (p55). Prairie Evers is finding that school isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. She’s always been homeschooled by her grandmother, learning about life while they ramble through the woods. But now Prairie’s family has moved north and she has to attend school for the first time, where her education is in a classroom and the behavior of her.

Praise for Prairie Evers "[Airgood] introduces irrepressible Prairie Evers, a year-old country girl whose skill at turning bad situations into good ones is as impressive as the size of her heart." —Publishers Weekly “A great book to recommend to readers who like a lively heroine and an intelligent, refreshing, and unpretentious plot.”.

Get this from a library. Prairie Evers. [Ellen Airgood] -- Ten-year-old Prairie is happy being home-schooled and raising her flock of chickens, so transferring to regular school is a big change, but fortunately she meets a wonderful friend.

Teacher Librarian M. Harclerode presents a book talk/ podcast on a SSYRA award winning book Prairie Evers by author Ellen Airgood. An approximately 2.

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it brings the book full circle in the life of Prairie. Prairie is a very likeable character with a loving family and a kind heart. However, she is never saccharine/5(6). Prairie Evers is finding that school isn't all it's cracked up to be.

She's always been homeschooled by her grandmother, learning about life while they ramble through the woods. But now Prairie's family has moved north and she has to attend school for the first time, where her education is in a classroom and the behavior of her classmates isn't.

Parents need to know that The Education of Ivy Blake is a sequel to the well-received and popular Prairie Evers. The focus shifts to follow Ivy, and Prairie and her family are present but take a back seat to Ivy and her relationship with her mother.

A past traumatic event involving a shooting is revisited in more detail, though still mainly through vague memories.4/5. DOWNLOAD or READ Prairie Evers () in PDF, EPUB formats. review 1: I thought this book would click with me, but I wasn't crazy about it.

The writing was poor. Prairie Evers is finding that socialization isn't all it's cracked up to be. She's been homeschooled by her granny and has learned the most from traipsing through nature.

But now she has to attend public school, and feels just like her chickens—cooped up and subject to the pecking order. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

Prairie Evers is finding that school isn't all it's cracked up to be. She's always been homeschooled by her grandmother, learning about life while they ramble through the woods.

But now Prairie's family has moved north and she has to attend school for the first time, where her education is in a classroom and the behavior of her classmates isn't Brand: Puffin Books.In the book Prairie Evers, what was the name of the song Prairie sang with her parents on the way to the farmer's market?

Bye-Bye, Miss American Pie In the book Prairie Evers, what habit did Prairie want her father to give up?FL SSYRA 3rd-5th Grade Book Selection This packet will help a reader to organize and summarize their thoughts as they read the book "Prairie Evers".

This packet includes a variety of activities to support reading and includes a list of complex words and definitions as well as questions to assess comprehension and recall.4/5(3).