The Sign of the Beaver
  • Author : Elizabeth George Speare
  • Release Date : 10 January 2019
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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  • ISBN 13 : 1432860569
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Book Description: Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills.

The Sign of the Beaver

The Sign of the Beaver

Author : Elizabeth George Speare
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills....

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Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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From a Newbery Medal–winning author, an “exciting novel” about a colonial girl’s experience during the French and Indian War (Saturday Review). In the year 1754, the stillness of Charlestown, New Hampshire, is shattered by the terrifying cries of an Indian raid. Young Miriam Willard, on a day that had ...

The Sign Of The Beaver

The Sign Of The Beaver

Author : Elizabeth George Speare
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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A 1984 Newbery Honor Book Although he faces responsibility bravely, thirteen-year-old Matt is more than a little apprehensive when his father leaves him alone to guard their new cabin in the wilderness. When a renegade white stranger steals his gun, Matt realizes he has no way to shoot game or to ...

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Author : George Alfred Henty
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Cowboys
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Literature Circle Guide the Sign of the Beaver

Author : Tara McCarthy
Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
Genre : Education
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A guide to using the book "The Sign of the Beaver," for literature circles in grades four through eight that includes management tips, an author biography, key reading comprehension strategies, and reproducible writing prompts and discussion questions....

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Author : Glynnis Hood
Publisher : Rocky Mountain Books Ltd
Genre : Nature
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Beavers are the great comeback story—a keystone species that survived ice ages, major droughts, the fur trade, urbanization and near extinction. Their ability to create and maintain aquatic habitats has endeared them to conservationists, but puts the beavers at odds with urban and industrial expansion. These conflicts reflect a ...

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Bringing Back the Beaver

Author : Derek Gow
Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing
Genre : Nature
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"Derek Gow might be the most colorful character in all of Beaverdom"--Ben Goldfarb, author of Eager "A treasure"--Booklist Bringing Back the Beaver is farmer-turned-ecologist Derek Gow's inspirational and often riotously funny firsthand account of how the movement to rewild the British landscape with beavers has become the single ...

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Author : Shannon Stewart
Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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It's Ramadan, a time to focus on good deeds and to fast, and Badir and his brother, Anis, are out for a walk one evening while they wait for their iftar meal. In the park Badir sees a rat. A very, very large rat. He soon learns it’s actually ...

The Sign of the Beaver

The Sign of the Beaver

Author : BookCaps Study Guides Staff
Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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The perfect companion to Elizabeth George Speare’s "The Sign of the Beaver," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and ...

Literature Circle Guide

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Author : Tara McCarthy
Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
Genre : Education
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Helps kids respond to literature in small discussion groups!...

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Author : Nat Reed
Publisher : Classroom Complete Press
Genre : Education
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Learn the importance of having skills for wilderness survival. Offer students a variety of objective and subjective questions. Get a clear understanding of the setting by comparing 1768 with today. Explore the concept of stereotyping with Matt's interaction with Attean. Students write an alternate ending to the incident with the bear ...

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Author : Mabel L. Robinson
Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Mabel Robinson's delightful coming-of-age story won a Newbery Honor in 1938 and garnered extraordinary praise from critics and readers alike. Born and raised on Bright Island off the Maine coast, Thankful Curtis is more like her sea captain grandfather than any of her older brothers are. Nothing suits her better than ...