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6 edition of Mirette on the High Wire found in the catalog.

Mirette on the High Wire

by Emily Arnold McCully

  • 292 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classics,
  • Performing Arts - General,
  • Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Tightrope walking,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9381940M
    ISBN 100613017595
    ISBN 109780613017596

    In the book, "Mirette On the High Wire", a little girl finds a man on a tight rope to be very interesting. She attempts to try walking on her own and falls in love with the high wire. I found the illustrations in this book to be absolutely beautiful!/5(32). ★"Mirette makes an enviable and plucky heroine; young readers will want to pull on their own high-button boots and join her as she dances between the rooftops." --BCCB, starred review ★"A bravura performance." --Horn Book, starred review ★"A satisfying, high-spirited adventure." --School Library Journal, starred review.

      Mirette On the High Wire View larger image. By: Emily Mccully. Sign Up Now! But Mirette doesn't know that the stranger was once the Great Bellini- master wire-walker. Or that Bellini has been stopped by a terrible fear. And it is she who must teach him courage once again. Emily Arnold McCully's sweeping watercolor paintings carry the reader Author: Emily Mccully. In the book, "Mirette On the High Wire", a little girl finds a man on a tight rope to be very interesting. She attempts to try walking on her own and falls in love with the high wire. I found the illustrations in this book to be absolutely beautiful!/5(14).

    Mirette lives in a 19th-century Paris boarding house frequented by circus and other performers. One tenant, “the Great Bellini,” enchants her with his skill for walking the high wire. Determined to follow in his footsteps, Mirette begins to practice. Listen to a reading of Emily Arnold McCully. About Mirette on the High Wire. One day, a mysterious stranger arrives at a boardinghouse of the widow Gateau- a sad-faced stranger, who keeps to himself. When the widow’s daughter, Mirette, discovers him crossing the courtyard on air, she begs him to teach her how he does it.


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A nice curriculum connection for this book might be to compare it with Mordecai Gernstein's, "The Man Who Walked Between Two Towers" and discuss the differences between fiction and non-fiction.4/5.

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Mirette on the High Wire, set in France, is a story about a young girl named Mirette who learns to walk on the high wire and helps Bellini, a retired high wire walker, overcome his learned about circus agents, circus acts, balance, set up a high-wire in our back yard (similar to the Slackline), did some experiments with copper, made some circus food (corn dogs and funnel cakes) and.

Buy a cheap copy of Mirette on the High Wire book by Emily Arnold McCully. Mirette and the Great Bellini traverse the Paris skyline on high wire in the climactic scene of this picture book about conquering fear.

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A charming, timeless tale of courage and determination, Mirette is the story of a plucky young girl, whose unexpected. ★"Mirette makes an enviable and plucky heroine; young readers will want to pull on their own high-button boots and join her as she dances between the rooftops." —BCCB, starred review ★"A bravura performance." —Horn Book, starred review ★"A satisfying, high-spirited adventure." —School Library Journal, starred review/5(32).

I found an animated Mirette on the High Wire DVD at the Library. We filled our cups with popcorn and sat down to watch it. It wasn’t very long, but the kids really enjoyed watching it.

They all REALLY enjoyed rowing Mirette on the High Wire. Their love for. In this Caldecott Medal-winning story, Mirette, a young girl, learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, a guest in her mother's boarding house, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear.

"An exuberant and uplifting picture book." — New York Times. Mirette on the High Wire is not only an excellent anchor text for teaching comprehension strategies, but it also pairs well with a phonics lesson about compound words. Either download the Mirette on the High Wire Super Pack or this individual Word Work package to access lesson plans, interactive games and fun worksheets that directly tie word study to your classroom reading.

Mirette and the "Great Bellini" traverse the Paris skyline on high wire in the climactic scene of this picture book about conquering fear. The two meet at Mirette's mother's boarding house, where Bellini is staying with a troupe of traveling : Emily Arnold McCully.

Mirette on the High Wire is a book featured in Five in a Row, a literature-based unit study curriculum. Many families use FIAR for all but the grammar/reading and math, and others use it. Mirette_on_the_High_Wire. Author: Emily Arnold McCully Illustrator: Emily Arnold McCully Publisher: Putnam Date: Awards: Caldecott Medal book () Ages: Topics: picture book, tightrope walkig, Paris, France, persistence, fear, balance, historical fiction Summary: In late s Paris, Mirette learns to tightrope walk from celebrated tightrope artist Monsieur Bellini.

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Bellini's anxiety may be a bit sophisticated for the intended audience and, surprisingly, the scenes featuring Mirette and Bellini on the high wire lack drama and intensity.

In ten tries she balanced on one foot for a few seconds. In a day, she managed three steps without wavering. Finally, after a week of many, many falls, she walked the length of the wire.

–FROM Mirette on the High Wire. Then ask: “What do you think helped Mirette keep her balance?”. You are about to leave our Partner site. Please complete your order now. The book's final page shows a poster of Mirette and Bellini saying that they are wire walkers who do "stupendous feats." A little girl looks up at the poster.

As you can see, this is quite a good story, and works in Mirette's heroism in a natural way/5(33). Mirette on the High Wire (CALDECOTT MEDAL BOOK) and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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Mirette works daily in her mother's boardinghouse doing laundry, cleaning, assisting read more. Mirette works daily in her mother's boardinghouse doing laundry, cleaning, assisting in the kitchen and running errands.

Mirette on the High Wire by Emily Arnold McCully, About years ago (the book says, so it’s around the s), a young girl named Mirette and her widowed mother run a boardinghouse in Paris. Most of the people who live there are actors and performers of various kinds.