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In this playful retelling of a traditional Ojibwe folktale, Michael Spooner and Lolita Taylor have captured the spirit of the mischievous, lovable trickster turtle, Old Meshikee.
Old Meshikee plays his big old drum so loudly that the little sand crabs, the Shagizenz, can"t hear themselves think -- let alone dance. Drastic measures are called for, and the frantic crabs decide to get rid of Old Meshikee once and for all. But that"s more difficult to do than they"d hoped, because it"s not for nothing that Old Meshikee got to be so big and so old.
John Hart"s wryly funny illustrations add a comic edge to this authentically told tale in which quick thinking and fast talking ensure that Old Meshikee lives to play his drum another day.
|Statement||retold by Michael Spooner and Lolita Taylor; illustrated by John Hart.|
|Contributions||John Hart (Illustrator)|
|LC Classifications||E99.C6 S737 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged), col. ill.|
|Number of Pages||26|
|LC Control Number||95023498|
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Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story5/5(1). Those poor little crabs, drumming in celebration of Old Meshikee's demise, hear his drumming Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs book their own. This tale will certainly become a read-aloud favorite, with the satisfying drum sounds written into the text and the colloquial, comfortable voice in which Spooner (A Moon in Your Lunch Box,etc.) and Taylor tell : Michael Spooner.
Get this from a library. Old Meshikee and the little crabs: an Ojibwe story. [Michael Spooner; Lolita Taylor; John Hart] -- Although the sand crabs try in many ways to get rid of Old Meshikee the turtle, they are not as clever as he and so fail to end his drumming. Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story by Michael Spooner, John Hart, and Lolita Taylor 1 Total Resource View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity.
Big Old Meshikee the turtle loves to sit outside, sing, and bang on his drum. But every time he makes music, the noise carries across the pond to the village of the Shagizenz, or little crabs, and drowns out the sound of their own little drums.
The Shagizenz decide to put an end to the turtle, once and for all. They capture him, and threaten to burn him and then to boil him alive, but Old. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.
Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs. New York: Henry Holt and Company, c Summary: Old Meshikee, a trickster turtle, plays his drum so loudly that his neighbors the sand crabs, the Shagizenz, can't stand it.
They can't think, they can't dance; something must be done. The crabs decide to get rid of Old Meshikee forever. Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story: ISBN () Henry Holt & Co (J), Founded inhas become a.
Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs is a retelling of a traditional Ojibwe folktale. Old Meshikee is a mischievous, loveable trickster of a turtle who plays his drum so loud that the little sand crabs can not hear themselves think.
They plot to get rid of him once and for all, only to discover there is a reason he has been around for so long. More editions of Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story: Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story: ISBN () Henry Holt & Co (J), OLD MESHIKEE AND THE LITTLE CRABS.
adapted by Michael Spooner, Lolita Taylor, illustrated by John Hart. Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs: An Ojibwe Story. 1 Resource. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles. Michael Spooner has Collaborated With. John Hart.
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OLD MESHIKEE AND THE LITTLE CRABS. Illustrated by John Hart. Henry Holt, 32 pages. () Lolita Taylor is a member of the Eagle clan, Fond-du-Lac band of the Ojibway nation, and a local historian, teacher and storyteller for three generations.
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When Hermit Crab outgrows his old shell, he has to find a bigger place in which to dwell/5. Old Meshikee and the Little Crabs. New York: Henry Holt and Company, c Summary: Old Meshikee, a trickster turtle, plays his drum so loudly that his neighbors the sand crabs, the Shagizenz, can't stand it.
They can't think, they can't dance; something must be done. The crabs decide to get rid of Old Meshikee forever. "Spooner's got a sense of sight and sound that he conveys with plenty of originality in his first poetry collection.
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Drastic measures are called for when Old Meshikee plays his drums so loudly that the little sand crabs can't hear themselves : Michael Spooner.