Presentation on theme: "By Jane Yolen Illustrated by John Schoenherr"— Presentation transcript:
1By Jane Yolen Illustrated by John Schoenherr Owl MoonBy Jane YolenIllustrated by John Schoenherr
2Owl MoonDid you remember that all important words in a title are capitalized?
3Jane YolenJane 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
4John Schoenherr John Schoenherr is the illustrator for Owl Moon. Do you remember the difference between an author and an illustrator?
5Answer The author is the person who has an idea and writes the book. The illustrator is the person who creates the pictures for the book.You can find more books illustrated by John Schoenherr.
6AwardsIn 1988 Owl Moon won the Caldecott Medal for the best illustrations.
8By reading the title what do you think this book will be about? Owl MoonBy reading the title what do you think this book will be about?A Great Horned Owl!
9Owl Moon is based on a poem Owl Moon is based on a poem. Let’s read this owl poem before we begin Jane Yolen’s book.Mr. OwlI saw an owl up in a tree.I looked at him, he looked at me,I couldn’t 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