Let's clap, jump, sing, & shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood / collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney.
- 34 of 35 copies available at SC LENDS.
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|AHJ - Hardeeville Branch||J 305.896 MCK (Text)||30365101057421||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Anderson - Anderson Main Library||J 305.896 McKissack Pat (Text)||22960001505956||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Anderson - Belton Branch||J 305.896 McKissack Pat (Text)||22960001326791||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Anderson - Westside Branch||J 305.896 McKissack Pat (Text)||22960001505964||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch||J 305.89607 MCK (Text)||0530005904595||Juvenile Non-Fiction Collection||Available||-|
|Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch||J 305.89607 MCK (Text)||0530005904611||Juvenile Non-Fiction Collection||Available||-|
|Calhoun - Main Library||J 305.896 MCK (Text)||30102100696143||Juvenile Room||Available||-|
|Dorchester - St. George Main Library||J 305.89607 MCK (Text)||30018004986903||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Dorchester - Summerville Branch||J 305.89607 MCK (Text)||30018004066664||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Florence - Johnsonville Branch||J 305.896 McKissack (Text)||33172006147100||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9780375870880
- ISBN: 9780375970887
- Physical Description: 173 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, 2017.
- Copyright: ©2017
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
From hand to hand : Hand claps -- Turn about : Jump rope rhymes and games -- Shake yo' body : Circle games and ring shouts -- Follow the drinking gourd : Songs inspired by the underground railroad -- Make a joyful noise : Spirituals, hymns, and gospel music -- Pearls of wisdom : Proverbs, psalms, and parables -- A word to the wise : Superstitions, fables, and mama sayings -- On program : Performance pieces inspired by African American writers -- On the porch or by the fire : Folktales and storytelling.
Here's a songbook, a storybook, a poetry collection, and much more, all rolled into one. Find a partner for hand claps such as Eenie, Meenie, Sassafreeny, or form a circle for games like Little Sally Walker. Gather as a family to sing well-loved songs like Amazing Grace and Oh, Freedom, or to read aloud the poetry of such African American luminaries as Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. And snuggle up to enjoy classic stories retold by the author, including Aesop's fables and tales featuring Br'er Rabbit and Anansi the spider.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 5 and up.
Grades Preschool and up.
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|Subject:||African Americans > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Games > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Songs and music > Juvenile literature.
African American children > Juvenile literature.