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Koko"s kitten

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Scholastic , New York
Koko (Gorilla) -- Juvenile literature, Kittens -- Juvenile literature, Human-animal communication -- Juvenile literature, Gorilla -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Koko (Gorilla), Gorilla, Cats, Human-animal communic
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The real life experience of Koko, a gorilla in California who uses sign language, with a young kitten whom she loved and grieved over when it died.

Statementby Francine Patterson ; photographs by Ronald H. Cohn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL737.P96 P38 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3022097M
ISBN 100590338110
LC Control Number85002311
OCLC/WorldCa11866828

Koko's Kitten (Rise and Shine) Paperback – June 1, by Dr. Francine Patterson (Author), Ronald H. Cohn (Photographer)Cited by: Premise/plot: Koko's Kitten is a nonfiction picture book for elementary-aged readers. Though the book is called "Koko's Kitten," the picture book biography (of a gorilla) tells much more than just that one little snippet of her life/5.

With her linguistic skill, she asked for, and finally received, the small, tailless tabby kitten she promptly named All Ball. This brief, moving book records Koko's relationship with her pet. All Ball was groomed, played with, cuddled and loved, and never once showed fear of her large foster-mother, outlandish though she might seem to feline eyes/5(6).

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Koko treated the kitten as though it was her own baby. The affection and caring in the relationships between Dr. Patterson and Koko and between Koko and her kitten are captured in Ronald Cohn's beautiful photographs.

This selection is a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, as well as a Reading Rainbow Selection and a New York Academy of Science.

Koko's Kitten (Reading Rainbow Book) by Dr. Francine Patterson Reissue Edition [Paperback(/6/1)] Paperback Bunko – /5(5). This is the true story of Koko the gorilla and her kitten, All Ball - how they met, how Koko loved and cared for All Ball, and how Koko grieved when All Ball died.

The story is told by Dr. Francine Patterson, the first person to communicate with Kokos kitten book gorilla using American Sign Language/5. Koko’s Kitten (paperback) by Dr. Penny Patterson, photos by Dr. Ron Cohn () This award-winning classic recounts the real life experience of Koko the gorilla, her love for a tailless tabby she named “All-Ball”, and her grief when the kitten died.

Koko still gets sad when she sees a picture of a tailless kitten. Kokos kitten book The story of Koko, the gorilla who knows sign language, and her kitten, Ball, is told by Penny Patterson, her owner and mentor.

Koko loved books about cats, and one day, she got a little gray,File Size: KB. Koko’s Kitten (3 mini paperback books) by Dr. Penny Patterson, photos by Dr. Ron Cohn () Convenient 4×5 inch version of the original paperback book; comes in a set of 3. Each mini-book is a complete copy of the larger book — photos and all.

EmiliaRoseWriting. ★ 34 reviews. “Aurora!” Mom shouted from downstairs. “I don’t want you sneaking out tonight while your father and I are gone.” I pulled one of Tony’s sweatshirts over my head to mask my scent and opened my bedroom window. “I know!” I said. She’d told me that every night this week, and I hadn’t left /5.

The affection and caring in the relationships between Dr. Patterson and Koko and between Koko and her kitten are captured in Ronald Cohn's beautiful photographs. This selection is a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, as well as a Reading Rainbow Selection and a New York Academy of Science Honor Book.

Koko adopted a kitten called All Ball. When All Ball was hit by a car, Koko’s grief at the loss of her friend captured the imagination of the nation and prompted headlines around the whole world. Koko's Story, a children's book by Patterson for Scholastic Corporation (ISBN ) Koko's Kitten, a minute re-enactment of the story of the gorilla's adoption of a kitten, featured in the PBS children's show Reading Rainbow; A Conversation with Koko, a PBS documentary for Nature, narrated by Martin SheenBorn: July 4,San Francisco Zoo, U.S.

In the book Koko?s Kitten by Dr. Francine Patterson, there is a gorilla named Koko and she has a pet cat.

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In the book, Koko learned over words of sign language. I never knew that a gorilla could learn sign by: Objective. This lesson is designed to establish primary students' skills in asking questions before, during, and after they listen to a story.

You can help students learn to become better readers by modeling how and when you ask questions while reading aloud the true story, Koko's Kitten, by Dr.

Francine is the second lesson in a set of questioning lessons designed for. Koko is a lowland mountain gorilla who lives with the scientist, Dr. Penny Patterson. Koko wants a pet kitten, and she asks for one using ASL (American Sign Language). This is the story of how All. TCH Listening Center: Koko's Kitten by Dr.

Francine Patterson Photographs by Ronald H. Cohn. Parents need to know that Koko's Kitten is the true story of a gorilla who asks -- via American Sign Language -- for a pet cat, and then expresses anger and sadness when the kitten dies suddenly. This book, illustrated with photographs, can help kids who have experienced loss themselves process and express their feelings of grief.4/5.

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Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive : $   KoKo’s Kitten is a book about Koko and her 1st pet. It is a non-fiction story written by Dr.

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Francine Patterson and has photographs by Ronald H. Cohn. It was published in by Scholastic. Theme — gorillas, endangered animals, animal communication, pets.

There are a lot of words in this book so it is best for older kids – 2nd grade and up. Francine Patterson is the author of Koko's Kitten ( avg rating, ratings, 98 reviews, published ), KOKO-LOVE. Conversations With a Signing Go /5. In The Education of Koko, an adult title, Patterson described her successful career as a teacher and caretaker of a female gorilla, Koko.

Sincethe author and Koko have been communicating in sig. The real life experience of Koko, a gorilla in California who uses sign language, with a young kitten whom she loved and grieved over when it died Notes no page number in the bookPages: Then we read about her gentleness and motherliness when she was given her real kitten.

Koko chose the kitten, and Koko named him "All Ball." Throughout this children's book are photographs, not just illustrations, by Ronald H. Cohn. This is what made me want to read the book. I loved it. Koko is still alive, 40 years old, at the San Francisco Zoo.5/5(3).

Koko was an extraordinary real-life great ape who learned hand signs to communicate with her teacher (and the author of this book). For her birthday, Koko wanted a cat.

Full-color photographs emphasize not only the size difference between Koko and her kitten, but the affection and trust they shared.

This sensitive and revealing glimpse at animal communication. Koko's Kitten NPR coverage of Koko's Kitten by Francine Patterson, Ronald H. Cohn, and Ronald H. Cohn. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. [Heartbreaking video link] I really like Burgin Streetman's blog called Vintage Kids' Books My Kid Loves.

Today, Burgin wrote about Koko's Kitten. Any child of the 70s and 80s knows the story of. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Koko's Kitten by Francine Patterson (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products.

The story of Koko, the gorilla who knows sign language, and her kitten, Ball, is told by Penny Patterson, her owner and mentor. Koko loved books about cats, and one day, she got a little gray, tailess kitten of her own.

Koko named the kitty All Ball. There are wonderful photos of Koko cuddling and playing with Ball/5().

Koko, whose favorite picture book stories include “The Three Little Kittens” and “Puss ‘n’ Boots,” asked for a kitten for a Christmas present a year ago, researchers said.

Download Library Book Kokos Kitten Rise And Shine in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. Library Book Kokos Kitten Rise And Shine Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rise and Shine: Koko's Kitten by Francine Patterson (, Paperback) at the best online prices at 5/5(3).Then we read about her gentleness and motherliness when she was given her real kitten.

Koko chose the kitten, and Koko named him “All Ball.” Throughout this children’s book are photographs, not just illustrations, by Ronald H. Cohn. This is what made me want to read the book.

I loved it. Koko is still alive, 40 years old, at the San /5(11).