Free read ´ Gidget the Surfing Dog 102

Elizabeth Rusch é 2 Read & download

Free read ´ Gidget the Surfing Dog 102 Ì Meet Gidget a pug who overcame a life threatening illness to become a world champion surfing dogThis is the true story of Gidget a world champion surfing pug who grew from a hyperactive handful of a pup to a poised and impressive surfer whose efforts are devoted to charityAs she and her owner Alecia fiAndful of a pup to a poised and impressive surfer whose efforts are devoted to charityAs she and her owner Alecia find their way through challenges including a life threatening illness Gi. Gidget the Surfing Dog Catching Waves with a Small but Mighty Pug by Elizabeth Rusch PICTURE BOOKNON FICTION Little Bigfoot Sasuatch Books 2020 19 9781632171733BUYING ADVISORY EL K 3 OPTIONAL AUDIENCE APPEAL AVERAGEGidget a pug dog always had a lot of energy so when his owner saw other dogs in a surfing competition she knew it would be a good fit for Gidget Gidget was good at balancing on the board and uickly started to win competitions The story is paired with information on waves and the dynamics of surfing It was fun to see pictures of a dog surfing especially a little dog dressed all in pink Once that novelty wears off though the book is lacking a compelling storyline The author spends a considerable amount of time describing the competition but I never really felt invested in those events Jen Wecker HS English Teacherhttpskissthebookjrblogspotcom20

Free download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free é Elizabeth Rusch

Meet Gidget a pug who overcame a life threatening illness to become a world champion surfing dogThis is the true story of Gidget a world champion surfing pug who grew from a hyperactive h. This is the true story of Gidget packed with adorable photos There is a lot of scientific information on waves as well as rules for water safety It can easily be incorporated into science lessons the kids will loveThis unbiased review is based upon a complimentary copy provided by the publisher

Summary Gidget the Surfing Dog

Gidget the Surfing DogDget's story becomes not only about a dog learning to surf and compete in dog surfing competitions but also about making the most of the life you are given and giving back to your communi. What Alecia Nelson wanted was a friend for her dog Izzy 'What I got was a little terror' she says first page of textRusch's writing and the accompanying photographs draw readers into the story of this Pug which includes multiple suspenseful even harrowing life threatening momentsWhat I appreciate about this book is the MULTIPLE ACCESS POINTS FOR a VARIETY OF READERS TO MAKE MEANING grades 2 5 Yes you can just read the narrative and learn the story of an amazing pug and her tenacious owner But what if you have uestions like HOW THE HECK CAN A DOG SURF You can go a little deeper and look at the graphics provided on how a surfboard floats different types of wave breaks types of waves and so forth Even if you don't ask that uestion the graphics and captions might reveal that it's not as easy as putting your dog on a surfboard and pushing them off Gidget has to have skills to maneuver the board Her owner Alecia has to have knowledge about waves and wind and breaks and to set Gidget up to succeed In other words the GRAPHICS REVEAL SOME OF THE AUTHOR'S BIG IDEASI'd engage students in an INTERACTIVE READ ALOUD Read the primary storyline aloud once for joy and then reread or just return to the graphics read aloud project for all students to view and ASK What do you notice in the graphics and What does that show you about the art of dog surfing What do Alecia and Gidget have to think about while surfing What is the role of the graphics sidebars and other features in making this a stronger book What do you understand better about the difficulty or trickiness of surfing because you 'read' the graphics Why is the 'SMALL BUT MIGHTY' part of the title appropriate Mighty having or showing great strength or power as defined by learnersdictionarycomThen leave in the classroom library to be snatched up by small groups Encourage them to take a look at the graphics with captions and make sense together of what Rusch is trying to teach themConnections to Next Generation Science Standards 2 ESS2 1 Wind and water can change the shape of the land3 PS2 Motion and stability Forces and interactions4 PS3 Energy4 PS4A Wave properties5 PS2 Motion and stabilityYou could also examine the design of surfboards as part of 3 5 ETS1 Engineering Design