I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake 1906

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780545206990
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Earning money to help his family at the beginning of the 20th century, 10-year-old newsboy Leo explores the hilly city's bustling business world and modern innovations before a massive earthquake and decimating fire change everything he has ever known. By the author of Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out of a Tree. Original.

I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake 1906 I Survived 5

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545392616
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The terrifying details of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake jump off the page! Ten-year-old Leo loves being a newsboy in San Francisco -- not only does he get to make some money to help his family, he's free to explore the amazing, hilly city as it changes and grows with the new century. Horse-drawn carriages share the streets with shiny new automobiles, new businesses and families move in every day from everywhere, and anything seems possible. But early one spring morning, everything changes. Leo's world is shaken -- literally -- and he finds himself stranded in the middle of San Francisco as it crumbles and burns to the ground. Does Leo have what it takes to survive this devastating disaster? The I SURVIVED series continues with another thrilling story of a boy caught in one of history's most terrifying disasters!

I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake 1906 Tarshis Novel Study

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A 21-page booklet-style Reading Response Journal based upon "I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906" by Lauren Tarshis. * Follow the Common Core Standards * This is a 21-page booklet-style Reading Response Journal which is designed to follow students throughout the entire book. The questions are based on reading comprehension, strategies and skills. Many different types of questions for students to think about and answer before/during/after they finish each chapter. Types of questions include: Narrative Elements Predict Connect Infer Question Vocab/Context Clues Character Traits Compare and Contrast and more... I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 Reading Response Journal -based on the book by Lauren Tarshis ***Please leave a rating and feedback!! Thank you! :) Each booklet is in PDF format. For help printing a booklet in Adobe, use the following link: http://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/print-booklets-acrobat-reader.html Visit my shop, McMarie, at Teacher's Notebook.Or view this product, I Survived The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (Tarshis) Novel Study / Reading Comprehension Journal.

Lizzie Newton And The San Francisco Earthquake

Author: Stephen Krensky
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 0761363475
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In 1906 ten-year-old Lizzie Newton lives through the San Francisco earthquake and then must find her parents on her own. Includes a script for reader's theater.

Into The Firestorm A Novel Of San Francisco 1906

Author: Deborah Hopkinson
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 0375849165
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“I believe I can just see you on the streets of that bright city.” Gran’s gone now, but her words live on with Nicholas Dray, almost twelve, as he makes his way from the hot cotton fields to that Queen of Cities: San Francisco. Nick’s on his own for the first time, with nowhere to turn. Then he meets jaunty, talkative Pat Patterson, owner of the most beautiful store–and the friendliest golden dog–in all the city. And for the first time in months, Nick feels safe. Safe in San Francisco. But the year is 1906, the month is April, and early one morning the walls begin to shake. The floor begins to buckle. And the earth opens up. A devastating earthquake and then raging firestorms ravage the city, and Nick is right in the middle of it all. But for a young boy who’s got few ties and nothing to lose, what’s the right choice: escape to safety or stay–at deadly risk–to help others? From acclaimed author Deborah Hopkinson comes a suspenseful and carefully researched novel of the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire and of one boy’s heroic fight to survive it. From the Hardcover edition.

I Survived The Sinking Of The Titanic 1912 I Survived 1

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545362687
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The most terrifying events in history are brought vividly to life in this New York Times bestselling series! Ten-year-old George Calder can't believe his luck -- he and his little sister, Phoebe, are on the famous Titanic, crossing the ocean with their Aunt Daisy. The ship is full of exciting places to explore, but when George ventures into the first class storage cabin, a terrible boom shakes the entire boat. Suddenly, water is everywhere, and George's life changes forever. Lauren Tarshis brings history's most exciting and terrifying events to life in this New York Times bestselling series. Readers will be transported by stories of amazing kids and how they survived!

Raking The Ashes

Author: Nancy Simons Peterson
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0978569458
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This handbook is a "must have" for researching San Francisco ancestors, providing invaluable guidance on which records were lost in the 1906 earthquake and fire, which records survived, and where to find them.

I Survived The Shark Attacks Of 1916 I Survived 2

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545414876
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Based on true events! It's the summer of 1916 and the Jersey shore is being terrorized by a Great White shark. Can 10-year-old Chet and his friends survive a swim in the local creek? In the summer of 1916, ten year-old Chet Roscow is captivated by the local news: a Great White shark has been attacking and killing people up and down the Atlantic Coast, not far from Chet's hometown of Springfield, New Jersey. Then one day, swimming with his friends, Chet sees something in the water. . .

I Survived The Japanese Tsunami 2011 I Survived 8

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545560101
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The disaster felt around the world . . . Visiting his dad's hometown in Japan four months after his father's death would be hard enough for Ben. But one morning the pain turns to fear: first, a massive earthquake rocks the quiet coastal village, nearly toppling his uncle's house. Then the ocean waters rise and Ben and his family are swept away-and pulled apart-by a terrible tsunami. Now Ben is alone, stranded in a strange country a million miles from home. Can he fight hard enough to survive one of the most epic disasters of all time?

The Strange Case Of Baby H

Author: Kathryn Reiss
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1497646480
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A twelve-year-old girl searches for answers when she finds an abandoned baby in the aftermath of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 Clara Curfman is awakened from a recurring swimming dream by her big, furry sheepdog, Humphrey. Suddenly, her bed is moving and the room is shaking from side to side and up and down. The floor starts pitching like a giant ocean wave, and her books dance right off the shelves. As her parents and their neighbors cope with the earthquake’s devastating aftereffects, Clara makes a stunning discovery: A baby has been left on the doorstep of her family’s boarding house. Is the abandoned infant a victim of the earthquake—or something more sinister? The only clue to her identity is a silver rattle engraved with the letter H. On a quest to find Baby H’s parents, Clara meets a boy named Edgar who has been orphaned by the earthquake. Their search takes them on a winding trail of danger that will test the true limits of Clara’s courage. This ebook includes a historical afterword.