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The Resource Follow the moon home : a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles, by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Meilo So

Follow the moon home : a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles, by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Meilo So

Label
Follow the moon home : a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles
Title
Follow the moon home
Title remainder
a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles
Statement of responsibility
by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Meilo So
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A book about loggerhead sea turtles, and a girl's attempts to help save their babies from man-made light."--
  • Viv has a new home and a new school by the sea on the South Carolina coast. Trying to find an idea for the class project, she becomes interested in problems faced by the baby loggerhead turtles. Can the class rally the community and help the sea turtles?
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, 2017.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
Texas Bluebonnet Award List, 2017-2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10481912
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cousteau, Philippe
Dewey number
597.92/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5-8
  • K to grade 3
  • NC590L
  • Decoding demand: 74 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 78 (high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
QL666.C536
LC item number
C68 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hopkinson, Deborah
  • So, Meilo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Loggerhead turtle
  • Rare reptiles
  • Child environmentalists
  • Nature conservation
  • Loggerhead turtle
  • Rare animals
  • Child environmentalists
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Turtles
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / Environment
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Politics & Government
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles
Label
Follow the moon home : a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles, by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Meilo So
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1524771
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781452112411
Lccn
2015001678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781452112411
  • (OCoLC)902986789
Label
Follow the moon home : a tale of one idea, twenty kids, and a hundred sea turtles, by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Meilo So
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1524771
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781452112411
Lccn
2015001678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781452112411
  • (OCoLC)902986789

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