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5 edition of Elmer the elephant found in the catalog.

Elmer the elephant

Georgeanne Irvine

Elmer the elephant

story by Georgeanne Irvine ; photographs by Ron Garrison.

by Georgeanne Irvine

  • 162 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African elephant -- Juvenile literature.,
  • African elephant -- Infancy -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Zoo animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • African elephant.,
  • Elephants.,
  • Animals -- Infancy.,
  • Zoo animals.

  • About the Edition

    A baby elephant enjoys playing with the other young elephants at the zoo, looking forward to the time when he will be fully grown and weigh 12,000 pounds.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    SeriesZoo babies
    ContributionsGarrison, Ron, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 I78 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3165763M
    ISBN 10051609310X
    LC Control Number83007724
    OCLC/WorldCa9620394

    Elmer would later go on to star in a serial in the Silly Symphony comic strip. "The Life and Adventures of Elmer Elephant," appearing from Octo to Janu , retold the story of the Elmer short. Three years later, Elmer was featured in the strip again, in a continuity called "Timid Elmer".Directed by: Wilfred Jackson.   A 25th anniversary limited edition of the first Elmer book has been published by Andersen Press in hardback, £ • The subheading on this Author: Stuart Jeffries.

    Elmer the Elephant by David McKee has been a children’s classic for years, as have his other Elmer stories, and tells the story of a patchwork elephant that goes on many adventures. The early years (EYFS) and key stage 1 (KS1) resources here aim to support your teaching of this wonderful story and include craft activities, games, posters, banners and lots more.   Make an Elmer the elephant using a milk jug and coloured tissue paper squares! A great craft for kids to go along with a much-loved story book which can be used as a story prop or puppet too. This is a classic craft that we were doing back when we were teaching and it is always popular as a way to celebrate the beloved Elmer character from.

    Elmer by David McKee is a vibrant, funny tale with strong and positive messages. The patchwork and colourful Elmer the elephant is instantly recognisable and helps even very young children explore the idea that we are all the same, but different. Elmer lives with a herd of elephants. Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. No wonder the other elephants laugh at him! If he were ordinary elephant color, the others might stop laughing. That would make Elmer feel better, wouldn't it? The surprising conclusion of David McKee's comical fable is a celebration of individuality and the power of laughter. Elmer the elephant, a colorful character because of /5(4).


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Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. No wonder the other elephants laugh at him. If he were ordinary elephant color, the others might stop laughing. That would make Elmer feel better, wouldn't it. David McKee's comical fable about everyone’s favorite patchwork elephant teaches readers to be themselves and celebrates the /5().

Elmer is an elephant whose skin is a variety of colors, in the book they described it as patchwork. Elmer is an extremely funny character and all elephant in the herd found Elmer hilarious.

However Elmer wasnt happy because he was so different and when all the elephants were just getting up Elmer slipped away into the jungle/5.

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Elmer's Colors (Board Book) Board book – Septem PreSchool-These books feature a colorful patchwork elephant in their title subjects. Elmer's winsome personality shines through as he romps with a variety of wild animals from all over the world-polar bears and leopards, elephants and kangaroos-in this jungle fantasyland.

/5(34). Originally published inElmer has been enjoyed by generations of children. Whether you read the original version or the slightly altered version published inthese Elmer the Elephant activities will be a hit. Elmer Book.

Full Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Elmer the colourful patchwork elephant has been a nursery favourite since this first book was published in A modern classic, this picture book is known to millions, and continues to be the strongest seller of the whole series, having sold over 2 million copies around the world/5().

PreS—The story of the patchworked pachyderm, who just celebrated his 25th birthday, is now available in board book form. A new generation of children can traipse through the jungle with Elmer as he meets friends and learns to embrace his unique style/5().

Published on READ ALOUD BOOKS FOR CHILDREN ~ Bedtime stories for kids - Tonight let's read: Elmer - The Patchwork Elephant. A traditional read aloud bedtime story for toddlers and. Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. No wonder the other elephants laugh at him.

His first book for Lothrop was Snow Woman, of which Publishers Weekly said, "It is McKee's superb humor—conveyed almost solely in the illustrations that wins the day." Of his second Lothrop book, /5(22). This wonderful picture book was first published 25 years ago and now a modern classic.

It tells the story of Elmer, a patchwork elephant living amongst a herd of ordinary elephants. He is popular, makes all the other elephants laugh and is well known in the jungle. But Elmer gets fed up with being the odd one out and decides he wants to blend in.

Description of the book "Elmer": Elmer the elephant, a colorful character because of his patchwork hide and sense of humor, tries to blend in with the herd, but soon realizes that he's happiest just being himself.

"McKee's gentle humor and love of irony are in full force in this celebration of individuality and laughter." -- Publisher's Weekly. Elmer the patchwork elephant seems to feel very different from the other elephants in his herd, so he decides to fit in, but little does he know, being different makes him special.

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And Elmer's unusual multicolored checkerboard hide is. Deservedly a modern classic, with over ten million copies of his books sold worldwide, Elmer's subtle message, that it is OK to be different, resonates with children across the world.

Elmer the colourful patchwork elephant has been a nursery favourite since 'A deserved favourite with the s' SUNDAY TIMES show more/5(K). Draw a large elephant. Remind your child about the book, Elmer the Elephant. Ask your children to decorate the elephant how they would want to be decorated for the parade if they were a character in the book.

Keep Supplies Simple too. Elmer has got to be at the top of this list. The story is about an elephant, Elmer, who is born unlike the other elephants; he is patchwork coloured.

Where the other elephants in his herd are elephant-coloured, Elmer's hide is yellow, white, black, orange, pink, purple and more. ELMER THE ELEPHANT PPT 1. Elmer By David McKee 1 2. There is a herd of elephants. Young elephants, old elephants, tall elephants, fat elephants and thin elephants.

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If he were ordinary elephant color, the others might stop laughing. Elmer Day Activity Pack full of colourful crafts and games to play at home - download here David McKee reading the original Elmer story - watch here ‘Be a Rainbow‘ song from the Elmer theatre show - watch here Social graphics are available to download here; And there’s more to come so follow Elmer on Facebook or Instagram to keep up to date!These Elmer the Elephant Count and Clip Cards can be used with the book Elmer by David McKee.

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