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My Little Island


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Order Number: 126.0045
Format : DVD
Theme: The ocean is a wondrous thing, filled with amazing animals, plants and...waves!
 
A young boy takes his best friend to visit the little Caribbean island Montserrat, where he was born.
As LeVar tours this same beautiful island and visits the open market, viewers are able to experience the many colors, sights and sounds of this tropical paradise, including the unique flowers, vegetables, fruits and music. He even goes on a “mountain chicken” hunt.
 

Author and Illustrator: Frane Lessac

Publisher: Harper Collins

 
Field Trip Segments
Explore the Island – LeVar takes us on a tour of Montserrat in a jeep.LeVar finds the town of Plymouth and its market to be just like in the book.
Mountain Chicken– Islander Danny Sweeny takes LeVar on a “mountain chicken” (frog) hunt and shows him an iguana.
Review Books: Yagua Days by Cruz Martel; Nicholas Bentley Stoningpot III by Ann McGovern;The Viking Children’s World Atlasby Jacqueline Tivers and Michael Day.

Use this episode to further enhance your science curriculum. Science Concepts: land forms, ocean temperatures, temperature changes.
Click here for Science Teacher’s Guide

Click here for  Theme Lesson Plan -- "Cultures and Traditions"

Click here for Parent/Family Activity 

Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use and  b) public performance.

Ideal for Grades: K - 4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
©GPN / WNED-TV
Series #126

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