MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook

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MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the  eBook

[PDF / Epub] ☄ Where the Steps Were ✓ Andrea Cheng – Agedanna.info Class with Miss D gives the students at Pleasant Hill Elementary the confidence they need to move on to their new school The third graders are sad that this will be their last year at Pleasant Hill E[PDF / Epub] ☄ Where the Steps Were ✓ Andrea Cheng – Agedanna.info Class with Miss D gives the students at Pleasant Hill Elementary the confidence they need to move on to their new school The third graders are sad that this will be their last year at Pleasant Hill E Class with Miss D gives the students at Pleasant Hill Elementary the confidence they need to move on to their new scho.

Ol The third graders are sad that this will be their last year at Pleasant Hill Elementary before their school is torn down Poems narrated in the voices of five different students—Dawn Kayla Jonathan Anthony and Carmen—relate the events of their last Where the eBook ✓ year together with their teacher Miss D The year is busy as the students each facing a challenge at home prepare to p.

MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the  eBook

MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook Andrea Cheng is a Hungarian American children's author and illustrator The child of Hungarian immigrants she was raised in Cincinnati Ohio in an extended family with three generations under one roof Her family spoke Hungarian and English at home After graduating with a BA in English from Cornell University she went to Switzerland where she apprenticed to a bookbinder attended a school Where the eBook ✓ of b.

10 thoughts on “Where the Steps Were

  1. Katie Fitzgerald Katie Fitzgerald says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIIn this novel in verse by Andrea Cheng third graders at an underperforming elementary school move through their final year in the school before the building is torn down The kids have a variety of family situations and personal problems but they all love their teacher who is a stable and loving presence in their lives Though the book refers frequently to the fact that the school will be torn down this story is of a portrait of an inner city school than a story about saying goodbye to a beloved school The characters though interesting are not very three dimensional Rather each one is defined according to the situation he or she lives in making them all seem like stereotypical representations of the author's impressions of this type of school The emotions do ring true I felt terrible for the kids in the scene where they are thrown out of a theater on a field trip for spitting when none of them actually spit The things the kids worry about their parents' health thei


  2. Tasha Tasha says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIPleasant Hill Elementary School will be torn down after this year This novel in verse tells the story of that final year as experienced by the third graders in Miss D's class From learning about how to get along with one another to learning about great figures in history we get to experience life in their world Some of the students are dealing with problems of jealousy and friendship while others grapple with pressing issues like homelessness Cheng excels at writing poetry that children will immediately relate to and understand She moves skillfully from humor to seriousness and back weaving her poems into the experience of a year There are also small glimpses of Miss D's personal life as she struggles with her own son This deft humanizing of a teacher is also imp


  3. Roxanne Hsu Feldman Roxanne Hsu Feldman says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBII did not find this book emotionally engrossing It seems to me that those poems do not amount to poetry I had a hard time identifying different children by their voices only by what's happening in their lives and also by the identifier


  4. Bobby Simic Bobby Simic says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBII'm really surprised and disappointed this one isn't getting attention or at least better reviews on GoodReadsBased on the author's sister's third grade classroom and told in v


  5. Ricki Ricki says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIWhile the poems are beautiful I have conflicting opinions about this book It is written for ages 4 8 according to the listing The book is far too advanced for this age group in my mind I am in my 20s and I had a difficult time following the characters' stories as there were five main characters and once I learned about a character I had to read four poems and then remember hisher story I felt that the way the poems were set up took away from the intimacy that I felt with each character and it didn't flow well for me I think an older age group could understand the poems but I doub


  6. Elaine Bearden Elaine Bearden says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIReally good story about at third grade class written in free verse novel format Cheng also includes her own art what looks like woodcuts to illustrate the story At first I thought the format would be confusing fo


  7. Jenny Jenny says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIInteresting formata series of poems written from the POV of 3rd graders in a school that is about to be closed down The students come from difficult circumstances but they have an amazing teacher It is a fast read and enjoyable and sad and hopeful It left me with questionswhy is the school being torn downit sounds as if it may be because the building is old and needs to be replaced yet the students are very upset by the need to go to another school the next year Will they have to be bussed to this new school? Is the closing of the old school about test scores and so called poor performance rather than th


  8. Mayra Mayra says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIStory told through poems by five students from a third grade class at a school on its last year before closing The voices of the students could have been from students in our school they felt authentic and true to their age group Although I initially did not like the ending as I write this and see the title again I accept Andrea Cheng's rendering and will change my rating from 3 stars to 4 The story is really a vignette from a place no longer there a place 'where the steps were' Maybe the lives of these five children were shared with us with the purpose of our being understanding caring and less prejudicial to children who deserve better


  9. Krista the Krazy Kataloguer Krista the Krazy Kataloguer says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBIThis was a pleasant story told in verse about a third grade class whose school is scheduled to be torn down at the end of the school year It was good as far as it went but it didn't really have a climax or proper ending The children each had issues and family problems but nothing was resolved by the end with any of them Even the teacher had a


  10. Carol Evans Carol Evans says:

    MOBI Andrea Cheng #192; #192; Where the Steps Were MOBI #9734; Where the eBook where mobile, steps free, were epub, Where the mobile, Where the Steps Were MOBII loved it It's a whole year of third grade full of friendships hurts prejudices dreams distilled in the children's poems I found myself in tears toward the end I know some other reviewers mention not liking that lack of any conclusions to the problems presented but few of the problems can be solved in a year's time It's like real life Most things are out of the kids hands they are just coping with them the best they can


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