Nights of the pufflings

by Bruce McMillan

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston

Written in English
Cover of: Nights of the pufflings | Bruce McMillan
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 699
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Places:

  • Iceland,
  • Iceland.

Subjects:

  • Puffins -- Iceland -- Juvenile literature,
  • Puffins,
  • Zoology -- Iceland

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 32).

Statementwritten and photo-illustrated by Bruce McMillan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL696.C42 M39 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1090585M
ISBN 100395708109
LC Control Number94014808

Third Grade Sample Test –” Nights of the Pufflings” Scott Foresman Reading Series 1. Why do the puffins come ashore? A. to rest before they fly to other places B. to lay eggs and raise chicks C. to find food and eat D. to return to their families 2. What happens to the pufflings after the children place them in a cardboard box? Size: 68KB. Bruce McMillan / Children's Book Author / Iceland / Puffins Bruce McMillan is a childrens' book author and photo-illustrator of more than forty children's including five photo-illustrated in Iceland, who does Author visits to hundreds of schools and teaches a university course in children's books at the University of New Hampshire. Nights of the Pufflings Grade Level: 3 Character Education Focus: Responsibility Summary Students learn how to use story details to identify the problem and the solution that occurs in the text. With the use of the story details, students gain a better understanding of the character attribute of responsibility. (40 minutes) Materials Needed 1. The subject of McMillan's (Nights of the Pufflings) picture book—perhaps the first ever devoted to interactions between chickens and middle-aged women in an Icelandic village—might seem an.

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Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On a tiny island off the coast of Iceland, Halla and her fr 4/5. This book unit includes before, during and after reading activities for Nights of The Pufflings. You may use it for whole class or small group reading instruction, depending on your students' needs.

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My family loved this book. Last September, we visited the Westmann Islands and experienced the thrill of releasing the baby pufflings to the sea.

It was such fun to read this book later and see the very beach where we'd released our pufflings. Bruce McMillan's book and photos capture the magic of this annual event in a delightful way/5.

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Why do you think this. Genre and Summary Genre: Nonfiction Summary – On Heimaey Island, near Iceland, a community works together to help young birds called pufflings return safely to the sea.

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NIGHTS OF THE PUFFLINGS (19) GRADE ACTIVITIES The sea bellow the cliffs is dotted with puffins bobbing on the waves. The pufflings are ready to fly and will at last venture out into the night.

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Nights of the Pufflings by Bruce McMillan Heimaey Island [HAY-mah-ay], Iceland in April. Halla [HATT-lah] searches the sky every day. As she watches from high on a cliff overlooking the sea, she spots her first puffin of the season.

This is a nine page activity pack for the story Nights of the Pufflings, by Bruce McMillan. Page 1- Cover page Pages 2 and 3- Vocabulary activity Page 4- Alphabetical order activity with vocabulary words Pages 5 and 6- Comprehension questions Page 7- Descriptive writing Page 8- Draw the habitat of.

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/5(5). Book Wizard; Nights of the Pufflings. By Bruce McMillan. Grades. Genre. Non-Fiction. This photoessay is about the children of an Icelandic community who band together every summer to save puffin chicks.

This photoessay is about the children of an Icelandic community who band together every summer to save puffin chicks. The pufflings are ready to fly and will at last venture out into the night. Halla and her friends will spend each night searching for stranded pufflings that don‟t make it to the water.

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