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Five In A Row Volume 2

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  • Item #: 003020
    ISBN: 9781888659153
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    A little more challenging in reading level and activities than the previous Beyond books. Books required in the study are listed also.

  • Item #: 000624
    ISBN: 9781888659146
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    This is the second volume in the Beyond Five in a Row Series. As with volume 1, books used in the study can be obtained at your library and are also offered below for your convenience.

  • Item #: FIARV2
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  • Item #: BYDFV2
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  • Item #: 020317
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    Contains lessons for an additional 21 weeks. 200 pgs.

  • Item #: 001512
    ISBN: 9781888659047
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    Not to leave out the eager younger children, this volume provides mini Five in a Row- style lessons for youngsters. This book; however, is divided into two parts, the first being similar to the other curriculum guides. Just as in the original series, each unit is built around a simple, classic children's storybook. This book differs from the older volumes in that it is not structured around a week. The purpose is simply to provide an array of activities for each book that engage children and lay the foundation for further learning. Some of the activities are subject related, such as Bible, science, math, language arts, and art; others are various skills such as learning shapes, sequencing, colors or problem solving, and the rest are centered on specific topics, like relationships, contentment, birthdays or another book-related idea. The second part of this book focuses on arming parents with creative ideas to build learning readiness. This section is a treasure trove of activities that help develop reading readiness and motor skills or focus on the arts. Additional activities also capitalize on teachable moments that arise during bath time, in the kitchen, or during a trip to the store. 149 pgs. ~ Steph

  • Item #: 005901
    ISBN: 9780062399526
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    When Sarah Elisabeth Wheaton responds to Papa's ad for a wife, she agrees to come visit for one month "just to see how it is." Anna and Caleb like her and want her to stay and be their new mother, but Sarah misses her old home in Maine. Will she leave them, or will she stay and bring back song and laughter to their prairie home?

  • Item #: 024181
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    Written for slightly older students, the format of Volume 4 is slightly different. This volume contains 15 lengthier unit studies that can be stretched to two weeks per book. Christian content is incorporated into Vol. 4 through related 'Christian Character and Bible Study Lessons.' FIAR Cookbook lessons are also provided for each unit, as are the laminatd story disks. So while this volume seems pricey compared to the rest, it's also more than twice the size of the other volumes and includes more additional content that you don't get packaged with Vol. 1-3. All volumes are spiral-bound with sturdy laminated covers.

  • Item #: 003596
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    Looking to add a little "spice" to your Five in a Row lessons? The Five in a Row Cookbook is a collection of recipes that add a tasty dimension to the lessons. For instance, in FIAR Volume 1, the first story is The Story About Ping; the cookbook contains recipes from the Yangtze River area of China - egg rolls, fried rice, and egg drop soup. Recipes are generally simple enough for mother and child(ren) to work together. An occasional cultural tidbit sometimes accompanies the recipe. Recipes are included for each story in FIAR Volumes 1, 2, and 3 and Beyond FIAR Volumes 1, 2, and 3. The book is written by Becky Jane Lambert, daughter of FIAR author Jane Claire Lambert. Becky has fond memories of cooking alongside her mother; create your own using this book!

  • Item #: 019890
    ISBN: 9780394898612
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    In the aftermath of World War II, Anna and her mother show resourcefulness, patience, and sacrifice while providing Anna with a new coat.

  • Item #: 011610
    ISBN: 9780590424042
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    Herein lies the classic true story of Helen Keller, written by Margaret Davidson. Learn about an unbelievably determined girl whose life in this world was a dark, quiet struggle before the day her teacher, Annie Sullivan, joined her. Though Helen and Annie got off to a rough start, it didn't take long for a miracle to happen - Helen finally grasped that everything had a name and a meaning, and she was no longer trapped in her own world. Annie taught her words by signing into her hand, and Helen listened with her palm. When she was twelve years old, she stubbornly decides that despite her challenges, she was going to go to college. Teacher and student spent the next six years in intensive study so that by the time Helen was eighteen she would be prepared. She was - she graduated after four years cum laude! She went on to dedicate her life to helping others. She visited injured soldiers from World War II who had found themselves blind and feeling like they didn't want to go on, and she spoke all over the country and sometimes overseas. She was always up for adventure and had a deep appreciation for the written word and good friends.

  • Item #: 009208
    ISBN: 9780140564341
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    Mr. and Mrs. Mallard are looking for the perfect place to raise a family. They select a quiet spot on an island in a river in Boston. Although it is a little bit of a walk, it is still close enough for them to go to the Public Garden Park and see their favorite policeman, Michael, who feeds them peanuts. Soon Mrs. Mallard lays eight eggs, which hatch into eight adorable ducklings. One day Mr. Mallard decides to venture down the river, and he tells Mrs. Mallard to meet him at the park in exactly one week. Mrs. Mallard teaches the little ducklings how to swim, dive, stay away from danger, and walk in a straight line, and then they are off to the park to meet their father. Mrs. Mallard leads them to the riverbank and off they march to the park. Will they get through the busy town safely?
  • Item #: 002262
    ISBN: 9780448456942
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    It's a classic story that children love. Ferdinand is a big, strong bull who likes flowers more than fighting, resting more than running, and sitting more than stomping. However, an unseen bee changes things in the blink of an eye, right when the scouts are looking for the meanest, toughest bull to take to the Madrid bullfight. Now what will Ferdinand do? -Zach
  • Item #: 015119
    ISBN: 9780140505399
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    When Miss Rumphius was not Miss Rumphius yet, but only Alice, her grandfather always told her that in addition to her dreams, she had to also make the world a more beautiful place. Miss Rumphius fulfills her two dreams of traveling to far away places and then retiring to a place by the sea, but she wonders what she can do to fulfill the third goal of beautifying the world. "After all," she thinks in her house by the sea, "it is already so beautiful." What can she possibly do?

  • Item #: 007489
    ISBN: 9781590172063
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    This classic storybook is about a young boy named Wee Gillis who lives in Scotland. Everyone on his mother's side is a Lowlander and everyone on his father's side is a Highlander. Wee Gillis enjoys both ways of life, so when his uncles start pressuring him to pick a permanent home, he can't make up his mind. Luckily, another unexpected option comes along, which allows Wee Gillis to make his own way in the world. Detailed black and white drawings that take up every other page and the simple, easy-to-read text have made this a favorite for both kids and adults. By Munro Leaf, 70 pgs, hc. ~Rachel

  • Item #: 000773
    ISBN: 9780670699490
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    Though written for the author's own parents, this book is a fine tribute to all of the early mothers and fathers in America. While most of them did not become great or famous, many of them were strong and good and lived a hard life, raising children and doing the best they could. Accompanied by wonderfully detailed black and white illustrations, this is a simply written, moving book. hc.

  • Item #: 000792
    ISBN: 9780679819974
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    This vibrant picture book tells the story of Peg Leg Joe, who taught slaves a song with lyrics that contained hidden directions to the Underground Railroad and freedom. The storybook follows one family as they escape from slavery using Peg Leg Joe's directions. The simple text and illustrations make the historical story captivating and memorable. ~ Rachel S.

  • Item #: 038178
    ISBN: 9781930900677
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    When the pasha of Egypt wanted to make friends with the king of France, he decided to give him a gift. But what do you give to a king who already has everything? Why, a giraffe, of course! Based on an incredible, true story, this delightful book follows the long journey of the first giraffe to ever live in Europe as she sails to southern France and then walks the 400 miles to Paris. Written by Nancy Milton and illustrated by Roger Roth. 30 pages, hard cover with a paper jacket. – Rachel
  • Item #: 013711
    ISBN: 9780152045739
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    This is the most proud lighthouse that ever was. It was built on the sharp point of the shore by the Hudson River. Behind it lays New York City, and all of the incoming boats depend on its light, which serves as an alarm that says, "Stay away!" If it wasn't for the lighthouse, the boats would all crash up ashore. Every night at dusk a man comes, keys in hand, to turn on the gas so the lighthouse can do its job. Gradually, a bridge is being built right next to the lighthouse, and in the midst of a storm, the fog rolls in. It grows later and later, and the man with the keys still has not come. What will happen when the boats come in and there is no light?

  • Item #: 000748
    ISBN: 9780698114432
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    Mirette's mother owns a boardinghouse in Paris, and Mirette helps with the chores. The boardinghouse is well-known, and many famous people come to stay there. When Mirette meets Bellini, a retired tight-rope walker, she knows she'll never again be happy on the ground.

  • Item #: 007335
    ISBN: 9780140542950
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    The classic story by Beatrix Potter. When Peter's mother goes to buy bread, she tells the children they may go out as long as they stay out of trouble and Mr. McGregor's garden. Peter's siblings go to the blackberry patch, but Peter runs straight to the forbidden garden to munch some fresh vegetables. When Mr. McGregor catches sight of him, Peter's disobedience has unpleasant consequences.

  • Item #: 000774
    ISBN: 9780140548754
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    The story of a content young girl growing up in the mountains with her brother and grandparents. The text offers a gentle look into her simple life and joys, well illustrated by wonderful pictures.

  • Item #: 000756
    ISBN: 9780064433600
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    Great-Grandfather says when he was young he had a four-legged, white-pawed, long-snouted best friend who had three names. One day he just appeared and nobody knew what his name was, so they each called him something different. Throughout the story, Three Names is there through all of the seasons, and even at school. Great-Grandfather tells the story of this beloved dog to his great grandson in this tale written by Patricia Maclachlan and accompanied by Alexander Pertzoff's watercolor illustrations.

  • Item #: 000746
    ISBN: 9780440409366
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    Larnel's mother goes to visit Mrs. Katz almost every other day. Larnel doesn't know her very well, only that she is a sad widow. Larnel decides to bring her kitten, and their friendship begins. Larnel spends many afternoons with Mrs. Katz and her new cat, Tush, eating kugel and listening to Mrs. Katz's stories of Poland, her late husband, and Jewish traditions.

  • Item #: 001845
    ISBN: 9780590426602
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    George Washington Carver was born a slave, but he grew up to become a world-famous scientist. This biography tells the story of his life and how he discovered how to make soil better by growing peanuts and sweet potatoes to put nutrients back into the soil so it could produce more cotton. He then found dozens and dozens of ways to use the peanuts and sweet potatoes. Dr. Carver and his work became well-known and respected. He became a popular teacher of agriculture and was even honored by the President of the United States. 96 pgs.

  • Item #: 015111
    ISBN: 9780399214578
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    Poetically written and full of stunning watercolor illustrations, Caldecott Medal winner Owl Moon is a story about the touching relationship of a father who takes his daughter owling. - Enh

  • Item #: 000848
    ISBN: 9780064406222
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    The sequel to Sarah, Plain, and Tall, this book is as touching and well written as the original. When mail order bride Sarah Wheaton leaves her home in Maine to become the bride of Jacob Witting, she accepts that her new home is now in the prairies. Alhough she loves her new family, the people and places Sarah left behind in Maine are never far from her mind. Then, a lingering dry spell forces Sarah to take her stepchildren Anna and Caleb away from the farm and back to her home in Maine. Will Sarah be willing to leave the east for a second time, or does her heart remain with her beloved Maine?

  • Item #: 000840
    ISBN: 9780690007992
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    Mr. Gumpy decides to go for a ride in his car. Just when he starts his journey, he finds everyone wants to hop in. The children, rabbit, cat, dog, pig, sheep, chickens, calf and goat all pile in, and it turns out to be a tight fit. Everything goes along smoothly until it starts to rain. They all learn that cooperation is required in order to solve some problems.

  • Item #: 000757
    ISBN: 9780064430227
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    "One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight." So begins Harold's story - he takes his purple crayon and begins to draw his adventure. Eventually, he gets tired and is ready to go to bed, but he can't find his window. Although he draws a lot of windows, he just can't seem to get to his - will he be able to find his window so he can go to bed?

  • Item #: 001754
    ISBN: 9780312380038
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    Chester Cricket from Connecticut is accidentally transported to New York in a picnic basket. Alone and afraid in a strange city, Chester is befriended by Harry and Tucker, a cat and mouse, who help him adjust to city life and discover his amazing musical talent that brings success to a failing subway station newsstand.