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Rain school

Author: James Rumford
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The children arrive on the first day of school and build a mud structure to be their classroom for the next nine months until the rainy season comes and washes it all away.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Rumford
ISBN: 9780547243078 0547243073
OCLC Number: 499127859
Target Audience: Elementary Grade
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., 1 map ; 23 x 29 cm.
Responsibility: written and illustrated by James Rumford.

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Shows how important learning is in a country where only a few children are able to go to school.  Read more...

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"While serving as a Peace Corps volunteer, Rumford was a teacher in Chad, and the authentic details illuminate the spare text and beautiful artwork. On double-page spreads, the colored-pencil, ink, Read more...

 
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