James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781101653005
Available:
Release: 2007-08-16
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the World's No. 1 Storyteller, James and the Giant Peach is a children's classic that has captured young reader's imaginations for generations. One of TIME MAGAZINE’s 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time After James Henry Trotter's parents are tragically eaten by a rhinoceros, he goes to live with his two horrible aunts, Spiker and Sponge. Life there is no fun, until James accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree and strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long it's as big as a house. Inside, James meets a bunch of oversized friends—Grasshopper, Centipede, Ladybug, and more. With a snip of the stem, the peach starts rolling away, and the great adventure begins! Roald Dahl is the author of numerous classic children’s stories including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG, and many more! “James and the Giant Peach remains a favorite among kids and parents alike nearly 60 years after it was first published, thanks to its vivid imagery, vibrant characters and forthright exploration of mature themes like death and hope.” —TIME Magazine

James and the Giant Peach Colour Edition

James and the Giant Peach  Colour Edition
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 132
ISBN: 9780141378534
Available:
Release: 2016-09-13
Editor: Penguin UK
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl in magnificent full colour. James Henry Trotter lives with two ghastly hags. Aunt Sponge is enormously fat with a face that looks boiled and Aunt Spiker is bony and screeching. He's very lonely until one day something peculiar happens. At the end of the garden a peach starts to grow and GROW AND GROW. Inside that peach are seven very unusual insects - all waiting to take James on a magical adventure. But where will they go in their GIANT PEACH and what will happen to the horrible aunts if they stand in their way? There's only one way to find out . . Look out for new Roald Dahl apps in the App store and Google Play- including the disgusting TWIT OR MISS! inspired by the revolting Twits. "A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" David Walliams

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780141322636
Available:
Release: 2007-09-06
Editor: Penguin UK
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An enormous escaped rhinoceros from London Zoo has eaten James's parents. And it gets worse! James is packed off to live with his two really horrible aunts, Sponge and Spiker. Poor James is miserable, until something peculiar happens and Jame's finds himself on the most wonderful and extraordinary adventure he could ever imagine ...

Untitled

Untitled
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9780451480798
Available:
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

James and the Giant Peach A Play

James and the Giant Peach  A Play
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 96
ISBN: 0140314644
Available:
Release: 2001-11-29
Editor: ePenguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Join James as he escapes from his horrible aunts and sets off inside the peach on his wonderful adventures. This dramatization of Roald Dahl's hugely popular book can be staged in school, acted out at home or simply read together by a group of friends. With suggestions for staging, props and lighting.

A Guide for Using James and the Giant Peach in the Classroom

A Guide for Using James and the Giant Peach in the Classroom
Author: Kathee Gosnell
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781557344410
Available:
Release: 1994-01-01
Editor: Teacher Created Resources
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A collection of cross-curricular lessons to accompany the novel by Roald Dahl offers sample lesson plans, vocabulary lists, quizzes, cooperative learning activities, and book report ideas.

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Lucy Dahl
Pages: 57
ISBN: PSU:000032493801
Available:
Release: 1996
Editor: Hyperion
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Offers a glimpse into the life of Roald Dahl, author of "James and the Giant Peach, " and tells the story of how the book was made into a movie.

Disney s James the Giant Peach

Disney s James   the Giant Peach
Author: Roald Dahl,Lane Smith,Karey Kirkpatrick
Pages: 48
ISBN: 0786831057
Available:
Release: 1996
Editor: Random House Disney
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A picture book based on the film version of Roald Dahl book in which a young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.

Roald Dahl James and the Giant Peach Ladybird Readers Level 2

Roald Dahl  James and the Giant Peach   Ladybird Readers Level 2
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 48
ISBN: 024136809X
Available:
Release: 2021-01-28
Editor: Ladybird
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"Scratch & sniff cover!"--Page [4] of cover.

Roald Dahl s James and the Giant Peach Sticker Activity Book

Roald Dahl s James and the Giant Peach Sticker Activity Book
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 210
ISBN: 0241322227
Available:
Release: 2018-05-03
Editor: Puffin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Meet James, his fascinating creepy-crawly friends and their amazing GIANT PEACH in this action-packed sticker activity book! Use your stickers to explore their unbelievable hideout and head off on a fantastic adventure full of puzzles and activities. Let your imagination run wild!

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 136
ISBN: 0001006894
Available:
Release: 1996*
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Richard R. George
Pages: 63
ISBN: 0871293218
Available:
Release: 1982
Editor: Dramatic Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

When James Henry Trotter accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree, strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long it's as big as a house. Then James discovers a secret entranceway into the fruit, and when he crawls inside, he meets a bunch of marvelous oversized friends -- Old-Green-Grasshopper, Centipede, Ladybug, Miss Spider, and more. After years of feeling like an outsider in the house of his despicable Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker, James has finally found a place where he belongs. With a snip of the stem, the peach starts rolling away, and the exciting adventure begins!

The Mouse and the Motorcycle

The Mouse and the Motorcycle
Author: Beverly Cleary
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9780061972270
Available:
Release: 2009-10-06
Editor: Harper Collins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In this imaginative adventure from Newbery Medal–winning author Beverly Cleary, a young mouse named Ralph is thrown into a world of excitement when a boy and his shiny toy motorcycle check in to the Mountain View Inn. This timeless classic now features a foreword written by New York Times bestselling author Kate DiCamillo, as well as an exclusive interview with Beverly Cleary herself. When the ever-curious Ralph spots Keith's red toy motorcycle, he vows to ride it. So when Keith leaves the bike unattended in his room one day, Ralph makes his move. But with all this freedom (and speed!) come a lot of obstacles. Whether dodging a rowdy terrier or keeping his nosy cousins away from his new wheels, Ralph has a lot going on! And with a pal like Keith always looking out for him, there's nothing this little mouse can't handle. Correlates to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts

The Gremlins

The Gremlins
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 52
ISBN: UOM:39015064802435
Available:
Release: 2006
Editor: Dark Horse Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

During the Battle of Britain, a British World War II fighter pilot, Gus, looks on the wing of his plane only to see a little man, no more than six inches tall, drilling a hole in the plane's wing, and becomes the first man to ever see Gremlin. $20,000 ad/promo.

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: David Wood
Pages: 51
ISBN: 0573051380
Available:
Release: 2010-11
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Characters: 4 male, 2 female plus children's chorus (optional) Scenery: Various sets Wizzpopping wonder and fruit filled fun abound in this stage adaption of Roald Dahl's greatest adventure story. James is a lonely young boy who is forced to work like a slave for the most revolting aunts in England. One day a mystical old man gives him a bag of magic. When he accidently spills it near the old peach tree, the most incredible things happen! "Pure fun for the whole family. A remarkable theatrical feat!"- Northampton Chronicle "Move heaven and earth to see this wonderful adaptation!"- Sunday Mercury "A first class show. If I were a child I'd scream for a ticket."- Birmingham Post

D is for Dahl

D is for Dahl
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 76
ISBN: 9781101636206
Available:
Release: 2013-05-30
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Did you know that Roald Dahl loved chocolate, but never ate spaghetti? Or that he was a terrible speller? Or that he had four sisters? D Is for Dahl is an A to Z collection of facts, trivia, and zany details that bring Roald Dahl and his memorable characters to life. Filled with Quentin Blake's illustrations plus black-and-white photos, each spread is exploding with information about the creator of Willy Wonka, James, and Matilda--from his family tree to the exact type of pencil he used to write his stories. Perfect for devoted fans and Dahl newcomers alike, this is a gloriumptious guide to the world of Roald Dahl. From the Trade Paperback edition.

James the Giant Peach Lit Link Gr 4 6

James   the Giant Peach Lit Link Gr  4 6
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781770722903
Available:
Release: 2021
Editor: On The Mark Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach
Author: Kirkpatri,Roald Dahl,Cardona
Pages: 48
ISBN: 078683112X
Available:
Release: 1996-04-01
Editor: Random House Disney
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

When James Henry Trotter accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree, strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long it's as big as a house. Then James discovers a secret entranceway into the fruit, and when he crawls inside, he meets a bunch of marvelous oversized friends -- Old-Green-Grasshopper, Centipede, Ladybug, Miss Spider, and more. After years of feeling like an outsider in the house of his despicable Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker, James has finally found a place where he belongs. With a snip of the stem, the peach starts rolling away, and the exciting adventure begins!

James and the Giant Peach Literature Kit Gr 3 4

James and the Giant Peach   Literature Kit Gr  3 4
Author: Marie-Helen Goyetche
Pages: 57
ISBN: 9781553198574
Available:
Release: 2006-12-01
Editor: Classroom Complete Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Gain a sense of wonder as you travel across the Atlantic in a giant peach. Help students understand reading comprehension and aid them with higher-order thinking questions. Make predictions about what will happen next, and get into the heads of the characters by explaining what they mean with their dialog. Think about the magic power that changes the peach and imagine how it would affect a person, insect or animal. Write a sentence using alliteration to describe an object or event. Complete a KWL Chart on one of the creatures from the book. Aligned to your State Standards and written to Bloom's Taxonomy, additional crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included. About the Novel: A humorous and entertaining fairy tale about the adventures of a boy named James and his insect friends. An old man gives James green magical crystals that do wonders on a peach as it grows bigger than a house. With his insect friends, James flies from England to New York City with the help of 502 seagulls, and lands on the pinnacle of the Empire State Building. His friend, Old-Green-Grasshopper, becomes part of the New York Symphony Orchestra. Silkworm and Miss Spider set up a factory and make ropes for tightrope walkers. Ladybug gets married to the Head of the Fire Department. Glow-worm becomes the light inside the Statue of Liberty. Centipede is made Vice-President of a high-class firm of boot manufacturers. Earthworm makes commercials for a face cream company.

Roald Dahl Creative Writing with James and the Giant Peach How to Write Phenomenal Poetry

Roald Dahl Creative Writing with James and the Giant Peach  How to Write Phenomenal Poetry
Author: Roald Dahl
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0241384621
Available:
Release: 2020-01-23
Editor: Puffin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Discover limericks, narrative poems, acrostics and haiku with the World's NUMBER ONE Storyteller! Float off with James and his insect friends and learn how to use poetic language in stories and poems. These super fun activities will help you to: · Improve language and vocabulary skills · Develop the tools you need to write your own stories · Learn how to write with rhythm and rhyme, and practise performing your very own poems. Roald Dahl's Creative Writing will spark your creativity, build your confidence and inspire you through the wonderful worlds of Roald Dahl's best loved stories! Filled with top tips and ideas boxes, each book introduces techniques and methods to help you plan and write a phizz-whizzing story of your own!