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6 edition of Aunt Harriet"s Underground Railroad in the Sky found in the catalog.

Aunt Harriet"s Underground Railroad in the Sky

by Faith Ringgold

  • 360 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Underground railroad,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Historical - United States - 19th Century,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9691602M
    ISBN 100785784837
    ISBN 109780785784838
    OCLC/WorldCa429560113

    Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky has 0 reviews and 0 ratings. Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky has 0 reviews and 0 ratings. News Books Movies. In the sequel to the Caldecott Honor Book, Tar Beach, Faith Ringgoldn and the Underground Railroad to life for young readers through the eyes of Cassie and Be Be. A. TAR BEACH and AUNT HARRIET'S UNDERGROUND RAILROAD IN THE SKY Through the character of 8-year-old Cassie Lightfoot in Tar Beach and Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky, Ringgold takes young readers on a flight through time and introduces them to famous people and events in American history. In Tar Beach, through her dreams and.

    " Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie can climb aboard. With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the real Underground Railroad and is finally reunited with her brother at the story's end. This book is a story of a young girl Cassie and her brother Be be learning about and experiencing the underground railroad through an imaginary journey through the sky. They see a train while on their journey and meet the conductor, Aunt Harriet who tells them all about the underground railroad and what life was life for slaves escaping the : Meghan Fountaine.

      Descriptive Annotation: This book is about siblings Cassie and Be Be, and their dream-like journey along the Underground Railroad. This story follows them as they fly through the sky learning about the ways in which their ancestors traveled from slavery to freedom. In the story, Be Be boards the train, but Cassie is unable to. Buy Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky by Faith Ringgold online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop now.


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Discuss the themes of freedom, courage, and dreams in Faith Ringgold's books My Dream of Martin Luther King, The Invisible Princess, and Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky.

About Aunt Harriet’s Underground Railroad in the Sky. Illus. in full color. Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie can climb aboard.

The lesson uses Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky and provides a link to a photograph of a statue of Tubman found in Tubman Plaza, Harlem, New York City.

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Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky portrays life as a slave from the viewpoint of someone who lives in the that life and compares their hardships to our life today. For furthor reading,at the book there is biographical information about Harriet Tubman and a Cited by: Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky Cassie, who flew above New York in the Caldecott Honor Book Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more.

This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a "ramshackled train in the sky'' full of people, and Be Be joins : Faith Ringgold. Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad In The Sky Book Talk Aunt Harriet's underground railroad in the sky End,Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky by Faith Ringgold.

A map and short bibliography are appended, as well as an author's note giving more information on Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, and on the creation of the book.

A useful introduction for the picture-book set, Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky will engage readers to understand this important part of American history. This book weaves the history Harriet Tubman and her work with the Underground Railroad into a modern tale of one girl's quest to find her brother.

Aunt Harriet acts as a guide on the girl’s journey and shares the history of slavery and their family. Explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources and enrichment pdfs for this book. Aunt Harriet, as she is called, explains that the railroad in the sky retraces her route to freedom every years.

Meanwhile, Be Be jumps on board. Cassie, who misses the train, must follow, living the slave existence, always one step behind, hoping to rejoin her brother in Canada.5/5(2).

Get this from a library. Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky. [Faith Ringgold; Crown Publishers.] -- Illus.

in full color. Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full. Due to the uncertainty of COVID and the Stay at Home orders for the City of St.

Louis and St. Louis County, we have suspended shipping until mid-May. Our Booksource team is working remotely and available to answer questions, create price quotes and place book orders. If you need assistance, please contact us at [email protected] A map and short bibliography are appended, as well as an author's note giving more information on Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, and on the creation of the book.

A useful introduction for the picture-book set, Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky will engage readers to understand this important part of American history/5. Cassie Lightfoot, whose soaring journey in Tar Beach () garnered a Caldecott Honor, flies again.

She and little brother Be Be are ``among the stars, way way up,'' when they happen on a train emblazoned with ``Go free north or die''; the conductor is Harriet Tubman. To Cassie's distress, Be Be boards the train; but ``Aunt Harriet'' joins Cassie in the air, telling her about slavery (as.

Get this from a library. Aunt Harriet's underground railroad in the sky. [Faith Ringgold] -- With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother.

Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie can climb aboard.

With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the real Underground Railroad and is finally reunited with her brother at the story's end. Resource Types >> Books >> Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky; save to Favorite view saved.

0 Ratings. Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky Books. Author: Faith Ringgold. Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the real Underground Railroad and is finally reunited with her brother at the story's end.

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New York: Crown, (). Tall quarto, original pictorial laminated paper boards. $ First edition of the renowned artist's second children's book—"a unique and creative vision"—an especially memorable association copy wonderfully inscribed in the year of publication by Maya Angelou, "B—J.With additional biographical notes and map, tracing the underground railroad routes, included to augment lessons and discussions, Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad In The Sky is a masterpiece youngsters shouldn't miss and a wonderful addition to all home libraries/5(44).