Tim O Toole and the Wee Folk

A very poor Irishman is provided with magical things by the "wee folk," but he must then keep his good fortune out of the hands of the greedy McGoons.

Tim O Toole and the Wee Folk

A very poor Irishman is provided with magical things by the "wee folk," but he must then keep his good fortune out of the hands of the greedy McGoons.

Book Cooks Grades Prek 1

Leprechaun Pie Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk: An Irish Tale by Gerald McDermott (Puffin) Tim O'Toole and his wife were very poor. One day, they had no more food to eat. Tim O'Toole set off to find some work, but he could not find work ...

Book Cooks Grades Prek 1

Easy-to-follow recipes (one for each letter of the alphabet) and numerous activities that include songs, poems and chants, that enhance literacy and math skills while students learn and enjoy hands-on-cooking experiences.

A to Zoo Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 10th Edition

Tim O'Toole and the wee folk ill. by author. Viking, 1990. isbn 978-0-670-80393-4 Subj: Behavior – trickery. Cities, towns. Folk & fairy tales. Magic. Zomo the rabbit ill. by author. Harcourt, 1992. isbn 978-0-15-299967-4 Subj: Animals ...

A to Zoo  Subject Access to Children s Picture Books  10th Edition

Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail

Children s Books and Their Creators

See Science fiction " Time Travel " series , 490 " Time Warp Trio " series , 129 , 582 , 612 Timid Ghost , The , 80 , 131 Timothy Goes to School , 674 Timothy of the Cay , 640 Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk , 445 Tin Cans , 561 Tin Lizzie ...

Children s Books and Their Creators

Features autobiographical vignettes by popular children's authors and offers more than eight hundred short articles covering every aspect of children's books, their themes, and their creators

Gerald McDermott and You

The Stonecutter, Anansi the Spider, Papagayo, Daniel O'Rourke, 7,omo, Coyote, Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk, and Jabuti are folktales. McDermott has frequently commented on the nature of myth, legend, and folklore, pointing out the ...

Gerald McDermott and You

Presents a comprehensive study of Caldecott winner Gerald McDermott, and explores his life and works, background, and education, with insights into seventeen of his tales.

Sharing the Journey Literature for Young Children

... 216 Thunder cake, 129, 142 Ticky-tacky doll, The, 123 Tikki tikki tembo, 159 Tim O'Toole and the wee folk: An Irish tale, 189 Time for bed, 56 Time for sleeping, A, 257 Timothy goes to school, 59, 128 Tinkham, K., 59 To market, ...

Sharing the Journey  Literature for Young Children

This wonderful resource from two authors with an infectious enthusiasm for children's literature will help readers select and share quality books for and with young children. Specifically focused on infants through the third grade, Sharing the Journey contains descriptive book annotations, instructive commentary, and creative teaching activities tailored for those important years. Extensive book lists throughout will help readers build a library of quality children's literature. Books representing other cultures are included to help celebrate diversity as well as cultural connection. Genre chapters include poetry, fantasy, and realistic and historical fiction. A chapter on informational books demonstrates how young children can be introduced to, and learn to enjoy, nonfiction.

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

... with his Irish heritage such as Daniel O'Rourke (1986) and Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk (1990). Among the finest American award-winning author/illustrators, McDermott was known for his visual storytelling and witty illustrations.

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

This Oxford companion provides an authoritative reference source for fairy tales, exploring the tales themselves, both ancient and modern, the writers who wrote and reworked them and related topics such as film, art, opera and even advertising.

Cooking Up World History

Tim O 'Toole and the Wee Folk. New York: Viking, 1990. Grades 1 and up. Tim and his family are so poor that he sets out in search of a job. Instead he discovers some little people who bring him prosperity. Shute, Linda.

Cooking Up World History

Gathers recipes from Africa, Australia, China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Mexico, the Middle East, the Netherlands, South America, and Southeast Asia

The New York Times Parent s Guide to the Best Books for Children

... Tim and Towser [428] Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk: An Irish Tale (60) Tim and Charlotte [428] Tituba of Salem Village [934] To Be a Slave [935) Today Was a Terrible Day [553] Tomi Ungerer's Heidi (937) Heidi (937] Tomie dePaola's ...

The New York Times Parent s Guide to the Best Books for Children

Reviews more than one thousand classic children's books, ranging from picture books and early reading to young adult titles

Take a Quick Bow

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk . Puffin Books , 1992 . Shute , Linda . Clever Tom and the Leprechaun . Scholastic , 1988 . NORTHERN IRELAND 2 REPUBLIC OF 10 DUBLIN IRELAND 2 tsp cinnamon 4 tbsps cocoa powder EMERALD ISLE PERFORM IT When ...

Take a Quick Bow

Educational resource for teachers, parents and kids!

The Picture Book Almanac Picture Books and Activities to Celebrate 365 Familiar and Unusual Holidays

See also: Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk by Gerald McDermott. Puffin Books, 1992. Ages 4–8. Activity: Locate outline drawings of a leprechaun on the Internet. Enchanted Learning is an excellent website. Duplicate drawings for each child.

The Picture Book Almanac  Picture Books and Activities to Celebrate 365 Familiar and Unusual Holidays

This essential guide has exactly the right books to help you celebrate special days throughout the year—even "holidays" you've never heard of—and provides hundreds of fun titles and activities that could inspire your students to become life-long readers. • Includes more than 365 recommended picture books selected for their genuine worth as well as for their diversity • Offers fun, quick, and easily completed activities coordinated to daily holidays throughout the year • Provides a useful resource for anyone who works with young children in schools, public libraries, or in the home, for those new to picture books and experienced veterans alike • Helps educators to stress the joy of reading and enable students to learn new and interesting things every day of the year

St Patrick s Day ENHANCED eBook

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk: An Irish Tale by Gerald McDermott, Picture Puffins, 1995. For ages 4-8. Riverdance: Live from New York City. Modern Irish dancing. (VHS/DVD), Columbia Tristar, 1996. Also available: Riverdance 2: Live from ...

St  Patrick s Day  ENHANCED eBook

May the luck o' the Irish be with you and your students as you celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Use the front and back covers to create a colorful bulletin board that will help your students get ready for a special day. One suggested arrangement is shown on the front cover. Use the pages that follow to introduce your students to interesting facts about this holiday and the country of Ireland as they complete activities in language arts, math and more.

A Box Full of Tales

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk by Gerald McDermott. New York: Viking, 1990. The St. Patrick's Day Shillelagh by Janet Nolan. Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman, 2002. *Clever Tom and the Leprechaun by Linda Shute. New York: Lothrop, Lee, ...

A Box Full of Tales

Encourages the creation of storytelling prop boxes, explaining a way to gather songs, books, flannel boards, toys, and finger plays together in a single location to be used by multiple librarians.

Teaching Second Grade

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk by Gerald McDermott . Penguin , 1990 . Tom Thumb by Richard Jesse Watson . Harcourt Brace Jovanovich , 1989 . The Teeny Tiny Teacher by Stephanie Calmensin . Scholastic , 1998 . The Toy Brother by William ...

Teaching Second Grade

A one-of-a-kind teacher shares her creative ideas for helping students get the most out of their school year. Illustrations.

The Use of Literary Sources in Social Studies K 8

A pot ofgold: A treasury ofIrish stories, poetry, folklore, and (ofcourse) blarney. New York: Hyperion Books for Children. Leavy, U., & Field, S. (1996). ... Tim O'Toole and the weefolk. New York: Viking. Murphy, J. (2006).

The Use of Literary Sources in Social Studies  K 8

The Use of Literary Sources in Social Studies, K-8 is a resource for teachers who wish to include varied literary genres in their social studies instruction along with a required social studies textbook. The literature described and exemplified in this book includes fiction, nonfiction, biographies, autobiographies, historical fiction, poetry, fairy tales, folktales, tall tales, and legends. Throughout this book, different instructional suggestions are presented for inclusion with varied social studies topics and literature sources. Each chapter contains questions and pedagogical strategies for critically reading and responding to varied literary genres, modifications to meet the needs of diverse learners, assessment techniques, information tied to technology and the “new literacies,” and connections to the National Curriculum Standards for the Social Studies: A Framework for Teaching, Learning, and Assessment (2010) and the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social studies, Science, and Technical Subjects (2010). The final chapter of this book describes the development and implementation of a classroom library for social studies teaching and learning.

Story Time Sampler

Tim O'Toole and the Wee Folk . Illus . by author . New York : Viking , 1990 . From Ireland comes this sprightly tale with whimsical illustrations . Tim and his wife Kate are so poor they have no food to eat . Kate sends Tim to find work ...

Story Time Sampler

Offers storytelling programs on twenty-one topics that can be used with children in kindergarten through third grade

Whimsical Wishes and Other Storybook Themes

Luckily , Tim discovers some wee folk who give him a magic goose and tablecloth that will provide golden eggs and food for the family forever . The horrible McGoon family attempts to steal the possessions , but again the wee folk come ...

Whimsical Wishes and Other Storybook Themes


Bulletin of the Center for Children s Books

TIM O'TOOLE and THE WEE FOLK Gerald McDermott Another festive Irish tale from the Caldecott - winning master storyteller . When penniless Tim O'Toole meets up with a band of magical wee folk , he knows his luck has changed .

Bulletin of the Center for Children s Books


The Horn Book Magazine

TIM O'TOOLE and THE WEE FOLK Gerald McDermott Another festive Irish tale from the Caldecott - winning master storyteller . When penniless Tim O'Toole meets up with a band of magical wee folk , he knows his luck has changed .

The Horn Book Magazine

Vol. 2 includes extra number, "Experimental schools in England," Jan. 1926.

Children s Book Review Service

Children s Book Review Service