Phantom Tollbooth

Phantom Tollbooth

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Item #: 017664
ISBN: 9780394820378
Grades: 3-7

Product Description:

When Milo, an uninspired 10-year-old, drives his toy car through a magic tollbooth into the enchanted Lands Beyond, he begins a remarkable journey through the Kingdom of Knowledge, where he discovers that life is exciting beyond his wildest dreams.

Category Description for Literature for Book III:

Please note that the following item is our replacement for the out of printbook referred to in Upper Grammar Literature Book III. Therefore, the questionsand referrals may not correspond.




Category Description for Upper Grammar Literature Book III:

Explore The Secret Garden, and other places as you read The Door in the Wall, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E. Frankweiler, Where the Red Fern Grows, and The Phantom Tollbooth.




Category Description for Logos Reading and Comprehension Series:

If given a choice, most young readers will choose a book over a "reader" style collection of stories. Why? The stories are interesting, the illustrations engaging, and they seem more "manageable". Okay, so why not teach reading comprehension and beginning literature skills using wonderful children's books? Maybe because you don't want to invest in study guides for each book. Or maybe because you think there needs to be just a little more organized coverage of skills than you might come up with on your own. Or, maybe you just haven't found the right resource. Well, Logos Press has answered all these "maybes" by creating worksheets to go along with some great children's literature. These reproducible worksheets are compiled into spiral bound books and incorporate both the answers and notes for the teacher. Children have seven kinds of questions to answer: matching, multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, drawing a picture, listing, vocabulary definitions, and essay-type. Beginning Literature 1 and 2 includes worksheets for each book plus a sample reading comprehension worksheet that functions as a book report form identifying and describing main characters as well as listing the book's happenings at the beginning, middle, and end. These worksheets provide an excellent introduction to literature studies and reading comprehension by encouraging both thinking about the reading selection and expressing those thoughts in a cohesive manner. A grading label (for reading, English, and spelling) is included on each worksheet. The teacher's instructions include guidelines for grading, and a complete answer key is included.




Category Description for STUDY GUIDES & BOOKS:

Please note that a brief synopsis of many of the books included here are provided in our Library Builders section. Study guides for the same book are often available from several publishers, so we found it more efficient to give a description of the book only once.


Primary Subject
Reading/Literature
Grade Start
3
Grade End
7
ISBN
9780394820378
Binding
Trade Paper
Pages
272
Edition
35th, Reprint, Illustrated
Language
English
Ages
10 to 13
Audience
Elementary/High School
Contributor
Jules Feiffer (Illustrator)
Author
Norton Juster
Format
Softcover Book
Brand Name
Random House
Weight
0.4 (lbs.)
Dimensions
7.5" x 5.0" x 0.5"
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Our son does Classical Conversations. This is one of the books he will read and analyze this year.
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Required for Classical Conversations Challenge B
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book used this coming year in Literature-8th grade
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This book has an odd title but don't let that put you off This is a truly fabulous book It is very clever with many plays on words puns and amusing situations Milo the star of the book learns that life is not quite as boring as he thinks it is as he is transported to a world where he gets many lessons in looking at things in a different way This book is good for age ranges from about 8 (maybe with a little vocabulary help) to age 101 I would buy this for a senior citizen as fast as I would buy it for my children This is one of our favorite books as a family After you read the book look for a version of the part real-life part animated movie of the same name I found mine on eBay This book is a good value here at Rainbow Resource and a book that will be read and reread by your whole family A definite library necessity and joy!
September 16, 2007


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