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The Resource Schooled, Gordon Korman

Schooled, Gordon Korman

Label
Schooled
Title
Schooled
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Korman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Homeschooled by his hippie grandmother, Capricorn (Cap) Anderson has never watched television, tasted a pizza, or even heard of a wedgie, but when his grandmother lands in the hospital, Cap is forced to move in with a guidance counselor and attend the local middle school. While Cap knows a lot about tie-dyeing and Zen Buddhism, no education could prepare him for the politics of public school
Summary
Homeschooled by his hippie grandmother, Capricorn (Cap) Anderson has never watched television, tasted a pizza, or even heard of a wedgie, but when his grandmother lands in the hospital, Cap is forced to move in with a guidance counselor and attend the local middle school. While Cap knows a lot about tie-dyeing and Zen Buddhism, no education could prepare him for the politics of public school
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2010.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2011.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Book Category, 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2010.
  • Willow Awards, Snow Willow category, 2008.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2010.
Awards note
  • Texas Lone Star Reading List, 2008-2009.
  • Sequoyah Intermediate Book Award masterlist, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195777
Cataloging source
ONW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Korman, Gordon
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 740
  • 740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
  • 4.9
  • 4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle school students
  • Home schooling
  • Hippies
  • Grandmothers
  • Home schooling
  • Grandmothers
  • Hippies
  • Home schooling
  • Middle school students
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Schooled, Gordon Korman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn156241964
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781423105169
Lccn
2009275921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)156241964
Label
Schooled, Gordon Korman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn156241964
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781423105169
Lccn
2009275921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)156241964

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