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The Resource Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out! : games, songs & stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out! : games, songs & stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Label
Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out! : games, songs & stories from an African American childhood
Title
Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out!
Title remainder
games, songs & stories from an African American childhood
Statement of responsibility
collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Parents and grandparents will delight in sharing this exuberant book with the children in their lives. Here is a songbook, a storybook, a poetry collection, and much more, all rolled into one. Find a partner for hand claps such as "Eenie, Meenie, Sassafreeny," or form a circle for games like "Little Sally Walker." Gather as a family to sing well-loved songs like "Amazing Grace" and "Oh, Freedom," or to read aloud the poetry of such African American luminaries as Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. And snuggle down to enjoy classic stories retold by the author, including Aesop's fables and tales featuring Br'er Rabbit and Anansi the Spider
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.896/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.M424 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out! : games, songs & stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Link
http://firstsearch.oclc.org/WebZ/DECRead?standardNoType=1&standardNo=0375870881&sessionid=0&srcdbname=worldcat&key=3a1fdf6ccf909eb82ab77b957e0e0a6ecc2a6b4ff4725b0e0649505c0ab8cc7a&ectype=MOREINFO
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From hand to hand : Hand claps -- Turn about : Jump rope rhymes and games -- Shake yo' body : Circle games and ring shouts -- Follow the drinking gourd : Songs inspired by the underground railroad -- Make a joyful noise : Spirituals, hymns, and gospel music -- Pearls of wisdom : Proverbs, psalms, and parables -- A word to the wise : Superstitions, fables, and mama sayings -- On program : Performance pieces inspired by African American writers -- On the porch or by the fire : Folktales and storytelling
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780375870880
Lccn
2016000969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)947074808
Label
Let's clap, jump, sing & shout ; dance, spin & turn it out! : games, songs & stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Link
http://firstsearch.oclc.org/WebZ/DECRead?standardNoType=1&standardNo=0375870881&sessionid=0&srcdbname=worldcat&key=3a1fdf6ccf909eb82ab77b957e0e0a6ecc2a6b4ff4725b0e0649505c0ab8cc7a&ectype=MOREINFO
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From hand to hand : Hand claps -- Turn about : Jump rope rhymes and games -- Shake yo' body : Circle games and ring shouts -- Follow the drinking gourd : Songs inspired by the underground railroad -- Make a joyful noise : Spirituals, hymns, and gospel music -- Pearls of wisdom : Proverbs, psalms, and parables -- A word to the wise : Superstitions, fables, and mama sayings -- On program : Performance pieces inspired by African American writers -- On the porch or by the fire : Folktales and storytelling
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780375870880
Lccn
2016000969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)947074808

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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