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Yolanda"s Genius

by Carol Fenner

  • 98 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family - Siblings,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Social Issues - Adolescence,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Brothers and sisters,
  • Fiction,
  • Genius,
  • Moving, Household,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9732962M
    ISBN 100613014960
    ISBN 109780613014960

    © American Preparatory Schools. All rights reserved. Technology Partner Growth Boost Student Involvement With The Yolanda's Genius Novel Unit Teacher Guide. Novel Units give you some background about the author and the book, initiating activity suggestions, vocabulary activity suggestions, questions (and answers) for each section of the Brand: Classroom Library Company. Yolanda's Genius by Carol Fenner starting at $ Yolanda's Genius has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Yolanda’s Genius, a Newbery Honor winner, is the story of an African-American family’s love and courage in difficult times. Yolanda is smart, tough, and big for her age. Her brother, Andrew, doesn’t talk much and has trouble reading. But Andrew can create beautiful music on his harmonica. Yolanda wonders if her brother is a musical genius.

    Genius Book Publishing, Encino, California. K likes. Genius Book Publishing is open to submissions of dark fiction and nonfiction. Submission requirements Followers: K. out of 5 stars Review of Yolonda' s Genius. Reviewed in the United States on 6 March Verified Purchase. I graded it 3 stars because some of it was a little boring and it was a good not great book. Read more. Helpful. Sending feedback Thank you for your feedback/5(7). Get an answer for 'What obstacles does Yolanda face in Yolonda's Genius by Carol Fenner?' and find homework help for other Yolonda's Genius questions at eNotes. The "Genius" is a semi-autobiographical novel by Theodore Dreiser, first published in The story concerns Eugene Witla, a talented painter of strong sexual desires who grapples with his commitment to his art and the force of his erotic needs.

    Explore Genius Quotes by authors including John C. Maxwell, Viktor E. Frankl, and Calvin Coolidge at BrainyQuote. Yolanda Be Cool is an Australian band made up of Andrew Stanley and Matthew Handley. The name “Yolanda Be Cool” is a reference to a scene in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction. Carol Fenner, Author Margaret K. McElderry Books $ (p) ISBN At the age of 10 alm Harry Potter was making plans to go to University! The boy was a genius, perfect scores in every test he had ever taken and an IQ that apparently couldn't be accurately measured. He excelled at everything he did without effort, but that was also the problem.


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For example, he would play the sound of a passing car. Yolanda thinks his playing is magnificent!!Cited by: 3. Yolanda's Genius is an amazing book about a hefty, young African-American girl named, Yolanda, and her experience moving from the city of Chicago to the suburbs of Grand River, Michigan.

Her mother decided to move her and her little brother, Andrew, out /5. Have you ever realized that one of your siblings is a genius. Well, thats what Yolanda realizes in a book titled Yolandas Genius. Andrew, Yolandas brothe, Andrewhas always been talented at playing the harmonica.

He doesn't play how you would think,he plays replicas of sounds he hears. For example, Yolandas Genius book would play the sound of a passing car/5(22).

Yolonda’s Genius By Carol Fenner About the Book Recently uprooted from her beloved Chicago, Yolonda is bigger and stronger and smar Yolandas Genius book than all the fifth-graders at her new school in Michigan. She’s not a genius, but her little brother, Andrew, Edition: Repackage.

"Yolanda's Yolandas Genius book is the story of eleven-year-old Yolanda's fierce determination to prove that her younger brother, Andrew, is a musical genius.

"Yolanda's Genius" opens with the Blues family - Momma, Yolanda, and Andrew - eating breakfast in the slums of Chicago. Because of the drugs present in.

A Newbery Honor Book Tomie's family starts building their new house at 26 Fairmount Avenue injust as a hurricane hits town, starting off a busy, crazy year. Tomie has many adventures all his own. Title, Author & Publisher:Yolanda's Genius, by Carol Fenner (Simon & Schuster, ) Length: pages without illustrations - a bit on the long side.

Yolandas Genius book size: Yolandas Genius book usual 'big kid's book' size. Other readability issues: The book is written in the third person. Most of the time it's from Yolanda's perspective, but it will occasionally switch. Yolanda’s Genius - Carol Fenner 5 stars This is Newberry Honor book that is probably written at a 4th or 5th grade reading level.

I thoroughly enjoyed it and I would love to use it with a class of bright middle grade kids. Yolanda is a big, black, 5th grade girl who moves from Chicago to a Michigan suburb with her widowed mother and younger /5(12).

Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Classroom Magazines About Us Yolonda's Genius. By Carol Fenner. Grades.

Genre determines to prove that her younger brother is not a slow learner but a true musical genius. After moving from Chicago to Grand River, Michigan, fifth grader Yolonda, big and strong for her age, determines to.

This Study Guide consists of approximately 29 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Yolonda's Genius. Chapter 3 opens with Andrew in the classroom with Miss Gilluly, his teacher, who scolds him for having his.

Yolanda’s Genius by Carol Fenner 12th April This was a fantastic book. Yolanda, her brother Andrew and her mother move from inner-city Chicago to Michigan. There, Yolanda must re-establish her reputation as a tough, not to be messed with girl.

Read the First Chapter of Yolandas Genius for Free The Creators About Carol Fenner (Author): Carol Fenner is a published author of children's books and young adult books.4/5().

Summary. Yolanda's was a book about a girl in the 5th grade and her name was Yolanda and I highly recommend this book to anyone looking for a good read that – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on - id: eZDc1Z. Yolonda's Genius is a Newbery Honor book written by Carol Fenner and published in It was also a Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award Nominee in Plot.

The book begins with the main character Yolonda and her family living in Chicago. She is big and tough for her age, which makes it easy for her to look after her little brother Andrew. The prevalence of drugs in the city result Author: Carol Fenner.

Have you ever realized that one of your siblings is a genius. Well, thats what Yolanda realizes in a book titled Yolandas Genius. Andrew, Yolandas brothe, Andrewhas always been talented at playing the harmonica. He doesn't play how you would think,he plays replicas of sounds he hears.

For example, he would play the sound of a passing car/5(15). YOLANDA'S GENIUS by Carol Fenner is a book which explores important social issues through one extraordinary girl's relationships with her family and classmates.

Yolanda's sense of herself and her confidence in who she is, is an attitude that all children would do well to imitate, as she deals with prejudices that are less related to race than Cited by: 3. : Yolanda's Genius () by Fenner, Carol and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

Yolanda’s Genius is the story of one girls struggle to prove to the world that her younger brother is a musical genius. The story will warm your heart and keep you flipping the pages dying to.

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Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select your 4/5(8). Yolanda's Genius. by Carol Fenner (). Newbery Honor Book. Very nice story, a lot going on -- moving from city to suburbs, plus-size females, musical talent, making friends, missing father, drug dealers, etc.

etc -- the book could've been twice as long, but it focused the last 3rd and ended same book could be written from Yolanda's brother Andrew's POV. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Date-raw October Donor bostonpubliclibrary EditionPages:   Yolonda’s Genius By Carol Fenner About the Book Recently uprooted from her beloved Chicago, Yolonda is bigger and stronger and smar ter than all the fifth-graders at her new school in Michigan.

She’s not a genius, but her little brother, Andrew, is/5(13). Mother Daughter Book Club members from Calabasas talk about Carol Feinner's "Yolanda's Genius" at KPCC BookClub of the Air.