City green

by DyAnne DiSalvo

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 31 Downloads: 376
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Subjects:

  • Community gardens -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Gardens -- Juvenile fiction,
  • City and town life -- Juvenile fiction

About the Edition

Marcy and Miss Rosa start a campaign to clean up an empty lot and turn it into a community garden.

Edition Notes

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  City Green By: DyAnne DisSalvo-Ryan This is my advice helping people is very nice. This story takes place outside in an empty lot in a city. The characters are Old Man Hammer, Miss. Rosa, and a little girl. The girl and Miss Rosa start a garden in the lot, plant flowers, and pick up trash/5(2). Viggo Mortensen (EASTERN PROMISES, THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy) and Academy Award winner Mahershala Ali (MOONLIGHT, HIDDEN FIGURES) star in Participant and DreamWorks Pictures' GREEN BOOK. Peter Farrelly (THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY, FEVER PITCH) directs the warmhearted and surprisingly comic road-trip adventure based on a true friendship that transcended Released on: Novem   And while Miles’ book locates racism in multiple forms, beyond the kind experienced in the accommodations industry, it still very much serves as a travel advisory guide, as the Green Books . City green. New York: Morrow Junior Books, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: DyAnne DiSalvo. Find more information about: ISBN: # City and town life\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.

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City Green is a wonderful book that emphasizes the importance of preserving our environment and making something beautiful out of something that's not so beautiful. This book shows an entire community coming together to bring a beautiful spot of land to their block, and create a place where they can all go to be surrounded in beauty and living things/5(35).

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Right in the middle of Marcy’s city block is a vacant lot, littered and forlorn. Sometimes just looking at it makes Marcy feel sad/5(14). —New York Times Book Review “A chromatic, idiosyncratic survey of the stand-alone aggregations of plants and trees either within parks or which stand alone as urban sanctuaries." —Sam Roberts, New York Times "Twenty-five public parks and gardens located throughout the five boroughs of New York City are featured in Jane Garmey’s City Green.

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City Green. New York, New York: Morrow Junior. This is a picture book of a young girl who noticed an empty lot and wanted to turn it in to a garden. “Old Man Hammer’s planted some seeds.”Reviews: 2.

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Total Count: %. City Green is a story that works to convey many themes and messages. In this lesson plan, students will work through identifying messages on community involvement, the challenges and triumphs of working with others, and more.

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Marcy is sad because the building next to hers has been knocked down. Now there is nothing but an empty lot filled with garbage. So Marcy decides to clean up the vacant lot and plant some seeds there. Soon, everyone inFile Size: KB.

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“An optimistic tale that manages to be both encouraging yet realistic about how to do some good in your very own backyard.” —Kirkus Celebrate the 25th anniversary of City Green—the environmentally and community-conscious classic that shows the wonderful things kids can do when they put their minds to it—with this new paperback edition.

Right in the middle of Marcy’s city block is. Maximizing the usefulness of this enthusiastic story, the author provides information at the end on how kids can go about starting a community garden. Praise for City Green "DiSalvo-Ryan's warm text is enhanced by her soft pencil-and-watercolor illustrations depicting a diverse neighborhood drawn together by a community project." - Booklist.

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