Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Author: Robert C. O'Brien
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0141354925
Release Date: 2014-07-03
Genre: Children's stories

'If you stay in the house you will surely be crushed and killed, all of you.' Time is running out for Mrs Frisby. She must move her family of mice before the farmer destroys their home. But her youngest son, Timothy, is too ill to survive the move. Help comes in the unexpected form of a group of mysterious, super-intelligent rats. But the rats are in danger too, and little by little, Mrs Frisby learns the secrets of their extraordinary past.

Racso and the Rats of NIMH

Author: Jane Leslie Conly
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064402453
Release Date: 1988-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

‘Racso, a brash and boastful little rodent, is making his way to Thorn Valley, determined to learn how to read and write and become a hero. His bragging and lies get him off to a bad start, but a crisis gives him the opportunity to prove his mettle. A worthy successor [to Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH, a Newbery Medal winner by the author's father].' 'BL. 1986 Children's Editors' Choices (BL) Children's Choices for 1987 (IRA/CBC) Notable 1986 Childrens' Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC) 1986 Children's Books (NY Public Library) Best Science Fiction/Fantasy 1986 (VOYA)

Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Author: Robert C. O'Brien
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141968582
Release Date: 2011-01-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

They are not like other rats. They work at night, in secret . . . Time is running out for Mrs Frisby. She must move her family of mice before the farmer destroys their home. But her youngest son, Timothy, is too ill to survive the move. Help comes in the unexpected form of a group of mysterious, super-intelligent rats. But the rats are in danger too, and little by little Mrs Frisby discovers their extraordinary past . . .

The Silver Crown

Author: Robert C. O'Brien
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689841064
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Soon after waking up on her tenth birthday to find a silver crown on her pillow, Ellen's house burns down, her parents disappear, and she is launched on an adventure involving a trek through the woods, a castle full of brainwashed captives, and the powerf

Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Timeline of the Industrial Revolution Reader Resource Guide

Author: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
Publisher:
ISBN: 1482454211
Release Date: 2016-07-15
Genre:

This invaluable resource pairs fiction and nonfiction works, accentuating important concepts in both. Lesson plans highlight key distinctions between fiction and nonfiction genres in opening activities, encourage reading for comprehension through carefully constructed questions, and reveal how graphic organizers can aid readers in managing information gained from each book. Final activities invite readers to further link the texts' subject matter and demonstrate a true understanding of thematic content through persuasive or creative writing activities.

Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Author: Maggie Magno
Publisher:
ISBN: 1602490848
Release Date: 2008-03
Genre:

Essentially a complete teacher's manual for the novel, this LitPlan Teacher Pack includes lesson plans and reproducible resource materials for Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH.It includes:19 Daily Lessons Short answer study questionsMultiple choice quiz questionsVocabulary worksheets for each reading assignment3 detailed writing assignmentsIndividual and group activitiesCritical thinking discussion questions5 unit tests (2 short answer, 2 multiple choice, 1 advanced)Evaluation formsReview puzzles & gamesBulletin board ideasReproducible student materialsAnd more!A Few Notes About A Few Of The Many Different Assignments Included:There are three writing assignments in this unit, each with the purpose of informing, persuading, or expressing personal opinions. In Writing Assignment #1, students compare and contrast a character from the story and its real life animal equivalent. In Writing Assignment #2, students write Nicodemus's memoirs about the adventures he encountered after leaving the Boniface Estate but before settling on the farm. Finally, in Writing Assignment #3, students persuade the rat community to either support Jenner's argument or Nicodemus's. Uses:These materials are geared for whole class use but are very easily adaped for independent study work, lit circles or book groups, home school use, or tutoring.If you have never taught this book before, this manual will give you a great foundation of materials on a variety of levels.If you have taught this book before, you might like to know that veteran teachers have told us they have found our LitPlan Teacher Pack manuals to be different from many other materials they have seen--and very helpful.

Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Author: Charlotte S. Jaffe
Publisher:
ISBN: 1566449626
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Literature

Teacher's guide, based on Robert C. O'Brien's Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH, includes essay and multiple choice questions, activities, glossary, and answer key.

Z for Zachariah

Author: Robert C. O'Brien
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416939214
Release Date: 2007-07-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Believing herself to be the only survivor of a nuclear war, Ann Burden greets a wandering stranger with excitement and suspicion. An ALA Notable Book & ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Reprint.

The secret of NIMH storybook

Author: Seymour Reit
Publisher: Galley Pr
ISBN: 0307968219
Release Date: 1982-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Mrs. Brisby, a mother and a fieldmouse, moves her house before it is destroyed by Farmer Fitzgibbon's plow, with the help of the wise rats of Nimh and a magic stone.

The Cricket in Times Square

Author: George Selden
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9781466863620
Release Date: 2014-02-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

After Chester lands, in the Times Square subway station, he makes himself comfortable in a nearby newsstand. There, he has the good fortune to make three new friends: Mario, a little boy whose parents run the falling newsstand, Tucker, a fast-talking Broadway mouse, and Tucker's sidekick, Harry the Cat. The escapades of these four friends in bustling New York City makes for lively listening and humorous entertainment. And somehow, they manage to bring a taste of success to the nearly bankrupt newsstand. Join Chester Cricket and his friends in this classic children's book by George Selden, with illustrations by Garth Williams. The Cricket in Times Square is a 1961 Newbery Honor Book.

A Collection of 3 Newbery Medal Winners

Author: Virginia Hamilton
Publisher:
ISBN: 0689817665
Release Date: 1997-10-01
Genre:

Here is a wonderful gift for any young reader--a boxed set of three highly acclaimed, immensely popular Newbery Medal-winning books. The set includes "M.C. Higgins, the Great", by Virginia Hamilton; "From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler", by E.L. Konigsburg; and "Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH", by Robert C. O'Brien.