Presentation on theme: "Owl Moon By Jane Yolen Illustrated by John Schoenherr."— Presentation transcript:
Owl Moon By Jane Yolen Illustrated by John Schoenherr
Owl Moon l Did you remember that all important words in a title are capitalized?
Jane Yolen Jane Yolen has written many books that have earned great awards. She says that she gets ideas for her stories from conversations, music, artwork, and nature. Check out this address: Learn more about the author
John Schoenherr l John Schoenherr is the illustrator for Owl Moon. l Do you remember the difference between an author and an illustrator?
Answer l The author is the person who has an idea and writes the book. l The illustrator is the person who creates the pictures for the book. You can find more books illustrated by John Schoenherr.John Schoenherr.
Awards l In 1988 Owl Moon won the Caldecott Medal for the best illustrations.
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Owl Moon l By reading the title what do you think this book will be about? A Great Horned Owl!
Owl Moon is based on a poem. Lets read this owl poem before we begin Jane Yolens book. Mr. Owl I saw an owl up in a tree. I looked at him, he looked at me, I couldnt tell you of his size. For all I saw were tow big eyes; As soon as I could make a dash, Straight home I ran as quick as a flash! Edna Hamilton