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How to Catch a Dragon

How to Catch a Dragon

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Having devoured all four previous books, I was thrilled when I spotted How To Catch A Dragon and we settled down to read it together. When Albie visits the library to find a book about dragons, he certainly doesn’t expect to meet a real knight and his horse! It's got a lovely nod to Dragons Love Tacos as well, which is one of the greatest children's books ever written so that's nice. In addition, the artwork is very colorful, and works well with the Chinese culture that the story is representing.

Despite a series of cleverly planned traps, the children never manage to catch the dragon they were hunting. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. It has been written to meet the Year 4 expected standard and comes with a handy annotated version detailing the text-type specific features (red), grammar (green), punctuation (purple) and spelling (blue) teaching opportunities should you wish to use this text with your learners. Parents will certainly chuckle along with this one, but kindergarten teachers’ stomach muscles will ache: “[G]ravity works differently here.What is interesting about this is it seems to be set in China with a diverse set of kids running around, which is a neat idea to me.

He spends his non-writing time thinking about writing and going to as many live music shows as he can. I enjoyed this more than How To Catch A Dinosaur but I wish there had been extra information about the cultural items and traditions mentioned in the poem, such as 'Fai Chun'.Set in China during the Spring Festival, the wily dragon will have to avoid trap after trap as the kids run through paper lanterns, fireworks, the Nian lion puppet, and more! Another excellent Albie book - good fun to read, large format pages and very well illustrated to capture a small child's imagination. This book introduces a couple Chinese New Year traditions while the kids trying to catch a dragon while getting ready for the holiday. Her best-selling Princess series and Albie series have each sold over a quarter of a million copies and her books are published in numerous languages all over the world.

After hearing Mom wish for a dragon to bring health and fortune for the new year, a boy (presumably Chinese) and several friends (of varying racial presentations) discover a dragon lurking about town. This one though, was set in what seems like China, and yet the ethnicity of the characters seem varied. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. Age range 3 to 9 New in the New York Times and USA Today bestselling How to Catch series - do you have what it takes to snag a dragon? My favorite parts were when the kids threw money around and when the dragon looked around the building with a mischievous look.With very mild peril that is quickly resolved, and friendly mythical creatures, this book is great fun!



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