Funny Bones

Author: Duncan Tonatiuh
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613128479
Size: 79.43 MB
Format: PDF
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Funny Bones tells the story of how the amusing calaveras—skeletons performing various everyday or festive activities—came to be. They are the creation of Mexican artist José Guadalupe (Lupe) Posada (1852–1913). In a country that was not known for freedom of speech, he first drew political cartoons, much to the amusement of the local population but not the politicians. He continued to draw cartoons throughout much of his life, but he is best known today for his calavera drawings. They have become synonymous with Mexico’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival. Juxtaposing his own art with that of Lupe’s, author Duncan Tonatiuh brings to light the remarkable life and work of a man whose art is beloved by many but whose name has remained in obscurity. The book includes an author’s note, bibliography, glossary, and index.

Super One Page Math Comics

Author: Matt Friedman
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439152785
Size: 16.86 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Students are sure to love helping the crime-fighting "Math Team" super-heroes solve mysteries using key math skills. First students read the one-page comic, then answer the companion skill-building questions. They'll determine measurement equivalents in "Take Me to Your Ruler, " use whole number multiplication in "No Elbows on the Times Table, " calculate percentages in "100% Danger!" and much more! Use these activities to meet all 10 of the NCTM standards.

For Laughing Out Loud

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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0394821440
Size: 44.40 MB
Format: PDF
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A collection of humorous poems by writers including Ellen Raskin, Karla Kuskin, Ogden Nash, and Arnold Lobel.

Funny Bone Jokes And Riddles

Author: Karen Barss
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547865791
Size: 30.42 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Presents a collection of humorous pet-themed jokes and riddles that stars Martha the talking dog.

Animal Jokes To Tickle Your Funny Bone

Author: Michele C. Hollow
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780766035447
Size: 10.26 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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What kind of cat loves to bowl? An alley cat! Read more jokes, limericks, riddles, tongue twisters, and fun facts about different animals! You can also write your own joke book!

Reading Skills Mysteries Grades 3 6

Author: Dan Greenberg
Publisher: Teaching Resources
ISBN: 9780439437646
Size: 69.41 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Boost students' reading skills and get them ready for the standardized tests with this selection of mind-boggling mysteries kids will love. Each reproducible story comes with a set of 10 comprehension questions, designed to reinforce specific reading skills such as identifying the main idea, analyzing plot, distinguishing fact from opinion, and more. For use with Grades 3-6.

Mrs Funnybones

Author: Twinkle Khanna
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9352141288
Size: 24.44 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Full of wit and delicious observations, Mrs Funnybones captures the life of the modern Indian woman a woman who organizes dinner each evening after having been at work all day, who runs her own life but has to listen to her mummyji, who worries about her weight and the state of the country. Based on Twinkle Khanna’s super-hit column, Mrs Funnybones marks the debut of one of our funniest, most original voices.

Funny Bone Boulevard

Author: Michael Medina
Publisher: Tate Publishing
ISBN: 160247592X
Size: 64.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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There's a world packed with plenty of fantastic fun in this book you won't put down until it is done. Now if you don't think that we're telling the truth, read Funny Bone Boulevard and you'll have the proof! There's craziness crawling all over these streets, and colorful characters you'll want to meet. Whether human or creature, they'll all make you smile... like Bubble Gum Billy, Katie and Kyle...Carmelo the coffee bean from NYC, and a girl squirrel named Pearl hailing from Tennessee. Everyone's ready and waiting inside, for you to come in and along for the ride. So turn this book over and greet your new friends, since Funny Bone Boulevard's just a round the bend."