skip to content
That's like me! : stories about amazing people with learning differences Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

That's like me! : stories about amazing people with learning differences

Author: Jill Lauren
Publisher: New York : Star Bright Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
What do a trapeze artist, an Arctic explorer, and a soccer player have in common? Meet the fifteen kids and adults profiled in "That's Like Me!," a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether it was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing important goals.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Lauren
ISBN: 9781595722072 1595722076 9781595722089 1595722084
OCLC Number: 427704464
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Contents: Aaron Lemle --
Ann Bancroft --
Tremaine Peterson --
Alina Bermudez --
Jason Pagan --
Jessica Lee --
Dean Abbey --
Nikki Wright --
Dr. Kevin Wallace --
Emily Bender --
Micah Ash --
Kristin Hrabar --
Paul Armstrong --
Nico Eller --
Jill Pages.
Responsibility: Jill Lauren ; foreword by Jerry Pinkney.

Abstract:

What do a trapeze artist, an Arctic explorer, and a soccer player have in common? Meet the fifteen kids and adults profiled in "That's Like Me!," a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether it was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing important goals.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/427704464> # That's like me! : stories about amazing people with learning differences
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "427704464" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85075538> ; # Learning disabilities
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994912> ; # Learning disabled
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/371.90922/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1925749111#Topic/learning_disabled_united_states> ; # Learning disabled--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1925749111#Topic/learning_disabilities> ; # Learning disabilities
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85058663> ; # People with disabilities
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/427704464#Audience> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/23870202> ; # Jill Lauren
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:description "Aaron Lemle -- Ann Bancroft -- Tremaine Peterson -- Alina Bermudez -- Jason Pagan -- Jessica Lee -- Dean Abbey -- Nikki Wright -- Dr. Kevin Wallace -- Emily Bender -- Micah Ash -- Kristin Hrabar -- Paul Armstrong -- Nico Eller -- Jill Pages."@en ;
   schema:description "What do a trapeze artist, an Arctic explorer, and a soccer player have in common? Meet the fifteen kids and adults profiled in "That's Like Me!," a collection of first-person accounts of successful people who learn differently. Whether it was reading, math, writing, or speech problems, each person shares his or her inspiring story of facing the challenge of school, while pursuing important goals."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1925749111> ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "That's like me! : stories about amazing people with learning differences"@en ;
   schema:productID "427704464" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/427704464#PublicationEvent/new_york_star_bright_books_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1925749111#Agent/star_bright_books> ; # Star Bright Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595722072> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595722089> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/427704464> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1925749111#Agent/star_bright_books> # Star Bright Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Star Bright Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1925749111#Topic/learning_disabilities> # Learning disabilities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Learning disabilities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85058663> # People with disabilities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "People with disabilities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85075538> # Learning disabilities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Learning disabilities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994912> # Learning disabled
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Learning disabled"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/23870202> # Jill Lauren
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1961" ;
   schema:familyName "Lauren" ;
   schema:givenName "Jill" ;
   schema:name "Jill Lauren" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595722072>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1595722076" ;
   schema:isbn "9781595722072" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595722089>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1595722084" ;
   schema:isbn "9781595722089" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.