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Frog Went a Courtin/Big Book

Langstaff

Frog Went a Courtin/Big Book

by Langstaff

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Published by Scholastic Trade .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7542718M
ISBN 100590652354
ISBN 109780590652353

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  Frog Went A-Courtin' An homage to the late John Langstaff, and his wonderful work as folklorist, performer, "Revel"er, and children's author. Text and . Frog went a-courtin'.. [Feodor Rojankovsky; John M Langstaff; Weston Woods Studios.;] -- Retells the story about a frog who went courting a mouse. Picture book parade. Other Titles: Frog he would a-wooing go (Folk song) Abstract: Retells the story about a frog who went courting a mouse. Reviews. User-contributed reviews.

According to the Herald Tribune Book Review, Frog Went A-Courtin' also won the New York Herald Tribune Festival Prize the year before, in Frog Went A-Courtin' is also listed on both the Accelerate Reader and Scholastic Reading Counts book lists for elementary schools (AR Bookfinder and Scholastic Reading Counts). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Frog went a-courtin' Item Preview remove-circle no page number in the book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA


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Frog Went a Courtin/Big Book by Langstaff Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Frog Went A-Courtin'" is a classic. This version is a classic. This book is the one you want. The song goes back to at least in Scotland. Modern English versions are abound. There is not much new as far as the text goes. That's a good thing.

No one messed with what already amazing. If you are new to the tale: Frog has his eye on Miss by: The book, "Frog Went-a-Courtin'" by John Langstaff is wonderfully well written fantasy book.

The book is actually based on an old Scottish song that used to be sang to children. Langstaff says in the pretext that this is a story that has always been told in song, but he wanted to put it in writing with illustrations/5.

Frog Went A-Courtin' By: Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review. Available Resources.

Download Images; Related Categories. Froggy Went A-Courtin' - a Smithsonian American Favorites Book (with sing-along audiobook CD and music sheet) by Laura Gates Galvin and Jacqueline Decker | out of 5 stars 8.

Frog Went A-Courtin' by Langstaff, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Frog Went a Courtin, - AbeBooks Passion for books. Illustrated throughout by Feodor Rojankovsky. First edition, first printing, of this picture book retelling of the folk song.

Recipient of the Caldecott Medal, Frog Went a-Courting met with both popular and critical success, with the Saturday Review of Literature calling it "one of the gayest of picture books.

“A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review/5(14).

$ Frog Went a-Courtin’ Retold by John Langstaff With pictures by Feodor Rojankovsky More than four hundred years ago, this story was written down in Scotland, and when American was first discovered and people came from England and Scotland to live here, they brought this ballad with them.

once again singing verse after verse of “Frog Went A-Courtin’.” OBJECTIVES • Children will learn to appreciate a story set to music. • Children will become familiar with a variety of animals and insects.

• Children will learn to think critically. BEFORE VIEWING ACTIVITIES Share the book, Frog Went A-Courtin’, with children. "Frog Went a-Courtin ' " (Roud 16; see alternative titles) is an English-language folk first known appearance is in Wedderburn's Complaynt of Scotland () under the name "The Frog cam to the Myl dur", though this is in Scots rather than English.

There is a reference in the London Company of Stationers' Register of to "A Moste Strange Weddinge of the Frogge and the Mouse.".

Frog went a-courtin', he did ride Sword and pistol by his side Mhm, mhm Frog puts on his boots that shine as black and jet, and with sword, pistol, and a bright red sash he goes courting his true love, Miss Mousie. Once her Uncle Rat consents, the wedding proceeds with a number of insects and animals attending in this fun (and non-fatal!) version of the traditional folk song.

Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go, un-huh Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go, un-huh Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go To the Coconut Grove for the midnight show Uh-huh un-huh un-huh Mollie.

John Langstaff's classic version of a year-old Scottish ballad that tells the tale of the courtship of Mr. Frog and Miss Mouse. Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff Live Chat Will open a new window. Frog Went A-Courtin' is a book by John Langstaff and illustrated by Feodor ed by Harcourt, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in It is based on the folk song "Frog Went A-Courting.".

References. Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff, Feodor Rojankovsky (Illustrator) Paperback The beloved classic about friendship—a Newbery Honor Book!Frog and Toad are best friends—they do everything together.

Bath time is play time for baby with the Shake & Play Bath Books book is named for the adorable animal that appears Brand: HMH Books. The rhyme first appeared in titled “The frog came to the myl dur” (Scots language) in Wedderburn’s Complaynt of Scotland. The song was first recorded by Thomas Ravenscroft in Known as “Frog Went A Courtin”, “Froggie Went A Courtin” or “Froggy Went A Courtin”, the song tells the story of Mr Frog who is asking Miss.

Frog took Miss Mousie down to dwell, uh-huh, uh-huh, Frog took Miss Mousie down to dwell, Down in the bottom of an old deep well, uh-huh, uh-huh. 11 Frog went swimming across the lake, uh-huh, uh-huh, Frog went swimming across the lake, He got swallowed by a water-snake, uh-huh, uh-huh.

12 A little piece of corn-bread a-laying on the shelf. Frog Went A-Courtin' by John M. Langstaff and Feodor Rojankovsky. 5 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Audio Excerpt from Frog Went A-Courtin' Video Book Reading from Frog Went A-Courtin' (Song) Grade; PK Winner of the Caldecott Medal “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review 32 pages Ages Keywords: frog, mouse, love, ballad, song.

Just the same, it's a delight to think that books like the Caldecott winning "Frog Went A-Courtin'" can carry on the song's tradition, regardless of how often it is sung a respectful author's note at the beginning, writer John Langstaff explains the origins of the song.

Old favorites like “Polly Wolly Doodle” and “A Frog Went A-Courtin’” are joined by dances like “Put Your Little Foot” and “Turkey in the Straw.” Singalongs, action songs, rounds, silly songs, and echo songs round out the list. Froggy Went a Courtin' ♫ Storytime Songs for Children ♫ Kids Songs & Rhymes by The Learning Station - Duration: TheLearningStation - Kids .Get this from a library!

Frog went a-courtin'. [John Langstaff; Feodor Rojankovsky] -- Illustrates the well-known American folk song about the courtship and marriage of the frog and the mouse.