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The Resource Thank you, Mr. Falker, Patricia Polacco

Thank you, Mr. Falker, Patricia Polacco

Label
Thank you, Mr. Falker
Title
Thank you, Mr. Falker
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Polacco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At first, Trisha loves school, but her difficulty learning to read makes her feel dumb, until, in the fifth grade, a new teacher helps her understand and overcome her problem
Summary
At first, Trisha loves school, but her difficulty learning to read makes her feel dumb, until, in the fifth grade, a new teacher helps her understand and overcome her problem. An autobiographical tribute to Polacco's fifth-grade teacher, the first adult to recognize her learning disability and to help her learn to read
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Keystone to Reading Book Award (Pennsylvania), Primary category, 2000.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
104927
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Polacco, Patricia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
650
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Teachers
  • Self-perception
Target audience
primary
Label
Thank you, Mr. Falker, Patricia Polacco
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm36800650
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399231667
Lccn
97018685 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABQ-8081
Label
Thank you, Mr. Falker, Patricia Polacco
Publication
Control code
ocm36800650
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399231667
Lccn
97018685 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABQ-8081

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