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Jackie"s bat

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Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

  • Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 -- Fiction.,
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- Fiction.,
  • Race relations -- Fiction.,
  • Baseball -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Joey, the batboy for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, learns a hard lesson about respect for people of different races after Jackie Robinson joins the team.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMarybeth Lorbiecki ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    ContributionsPinkney, J. Brian., ill.
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L8766 Jac 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3952839M
    ISBN 100689841027
    LC Control Number2001049353

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when you order $ of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon. Or get business-day shipping on this item for $ /5(4). Jackie's Bat tells the story of the first African American baseball player in the Major Leagues, Jackie Robinson. The picture book details the struggles that Jackie Robinson faced during his career due racism from people that did not want blacks playing in the same league as whites.4/5.

Joey is the batboy for the Brooklyn Dodgers, and he is unsure of how to deal with Jackie Robinson. His father says that a white boy shouldn't have to serve a black man. So he doesn't shine Jackie's shoes, and he ignores his requests.

As the season progresses, Joey notes the changing reactions of Jackie's teammates, players on the other teams and the fans around the. "I had two distinct reactions to Jackie's Bat. First, it is an engaging story well told, and a clear message for children who have been taught to discriminate.

My second and most powerful reaction is dismay over the continuing need to address the damage done to children as prejudice and racism taint their world and ed on: Janu Narrated by the Brooklyn Dodgers' white batboy, Joey, Lorbiecki's (Sister Anne's Hands) heartwarming tale set in tells two parallel first is Jackie Robinson's difficult but.

out of 5 stars Home Run for Jackie's Bat. and respect, taught by Lorbiecki's well-drawn fictional bat boy. It's great to find a picture book that works as both a great sports story and an inspiring tale about fighting prejudice that even a six-year-old /5.

EXTRA Superstars hit the big leagues. Two-time Caldecott Honor artist Brian Pinkney and award-winning author Marybeth Lorbiecki take the field in this carefully crafted, fictionalized account of how Jackie Robinson broke through professional baseball's color : Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers.

Get this from a library. Jackie's bat. [Marybeth Lorbiecki; J Brian Pinkney] -- Joey, the batboy for the Brooklyn Dodgers inlearns a hard lesson about respect for people of different races after Jackie Robinson joins the team.

Valerie Cole Oh, this is a great book club book. Lots to discuss: immigration in the s, Irish customs in an American world, the Kennedy children's "normal" more Oh, this is a great book club book.

Lots to discuss: immigration in the s, Irish customs in an American world, the Kennedy children's "normal" childhood within their fishbowl world, world events through the 4/5. BEYOND BASEBALL with JACKIE ROBINSON. A Lesson Plan that can be adapted—2nd to 8th graders. Goal: To see Jackie as a whole man— Read Jackie’s Bat, perhaps in parts to make Jackies bat book dramatic.

• Wrote a children’s book on baseball and his autobiography • Served as active board member of the NAACP, National Association for the File Size: 89KB.

Bibliographic Information: Lorbiecki, M. Jackie's Bat. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster Books. Annotation: This book is written through the perspective of the Brooklyn Dodgers' bat-boy and his growing perspective of Jackie Robinson throughout the season.

At first, the boy doesn't like the idea of serving a black man, eventually he has a change of heart. - Jackie’s Bat is a clear history book for children and teens alike. Through the eyes of the batboy,readers learns how views of younger children can easily change when they get to know someone.

A batboy's thoughts about Jackie change throughout the story. He learns that the color of skin is not important and starts to respect and speak to Jackie. Dodgers: Jackie Robinson's first game. Editor's note: This essay is an excerpt from "The Team That Forever Changed Baseball and America: The Brooklyn Dodgers," edited by Lyle Spatz, the first book in SABR's "Memorable Teams in Baseball History" series with the University of Nebraska Press (April 1, ).

"Jackie's Bat"(How Jackie Robinson broke through professional baseball's color barrier) by Marybeth Lorbiecki, Hardback, SIGNED by illustrator, Brian Pinkney. Condition is Like New. Bubblewrapped & Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive.

Jackie's Bat (Picture Book): Lorbiecki, Marybeth: Joey, the batboy for the Brooklyn Dodgers inlearns a hard lesson about respect for people of. Read an Excerpt. Jackie’s Girl ; Inthe shock of President Kennedy’s assassination was still fresh, and the question felt more urgent than casual, popping up the way it did at bus stops and lunch counters, on church steps and park benches, within moments of meeting someone for the first : Gallery Books.

The Children's Book of Heroes by William J. Bennett Student copies of Handout: Jackie Robinson Quiz (Spanish version, Handout Two) Drawing paper for designing a postage stamp Picture of Jackie Robinson (optional) Baseball, baseball cap, mitt, or bat.

Jackie's Bat is the story of Robinson's first season, inwith the Brooklyn Dodgers through the eyes of a fictional bat boy in the Dodgers' clubhouse. This book doesn't speak today's PC language - I think it stays true to what it was like back then, long before the term "African-American" was conceived.

A new player comes : Miss Ladybug. Questions:!Going!to!Bat!. © ReadWorks®, rights reserved. Read the vocabulary word and definition below and complete questions 10a, 10b,File Size: KB.

Inwhen she was j Kathy McKeon arrived at former first lady Jackie Kennedy’s Fifth Avenue apartment to apply for a job. McKeon had just moved to New York City from Ireland and made Author: Lambeth Hochwald. Jackie's Girl. likes.

Jackie's Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family Hardcover – June by Kathy McKeon (Author)5/5(19). Mar 6, - These picture books are perfect for older readers, children in gradesdue to their length, vocabulary and/or subject matter. Many deal with historical events or multicultural awareness, making for great "common core" reads and jumping points for discussion.

See more ideas about Picture book, Books, Common core reading pins. Jackie's Place - caven st, Mississauga, Ontario L5G4N3 - Rated 5 based on 4 Reviews "Very interesting and informative niceness place it find hard to 5/5(4). Last week I saw the mo the story of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player.

Critics have found fault with 42 for being predictable and simplistic, but for long stretches while watching I had a lump in my throat, a lump of remorse and shame. You see, I grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, in the tumultuous days of the civil rights movement.

Title: Jackie's Bat Format: Picture Books Product dimensions: 40 pages, 10 X 10 X in Shipping dimensions: 40 pages, 10 X 10 X in Published: January 1, Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Language: English.

SMR PRICE GUIDE. Approximate Value: $ Important Notes: (a PSA/DNA GU 10 Jackie Robinson All-Star bat sold for $, in ) (a Jackie Robinson bat, graded PSA/DNA GU 10, sold for $83, in ). Jackie's Bat by Marybeth Lorbiecki is about the barriers of baseball and how Jackie Robinson was someone of color who was able to break through those barriers and be extremely successful, and someone people of color were able to look up to.

This is a great book about racial differences in sports and history. Jackie's. Jackie Robinson. Positions: Second Baseman, Third Baseman and First Baseman Bats: Right • Throws: Rightlb (cm, 88kg).

Born: Janu in Cairo, GA us Died: Octo in Stamford, CT Buried: Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY. High School: Muir Technical (Los Angeles, CA) Schools: Pasadena City College (Pasadena, CA), University of Height: Meter.

InKathy McKeon was just 19 years old and newly arrived from Ireland when she was hired as the personal assistant to former first lady Jackie Kennedy. The next 13 years of her life were spent in Jackie's service, during which Kathy not only played a crucial role in raising young Caroline and John Jr., but also had a front-row seat to some of the 20th century’s most.

She is the author of more than two dozen romance novels and novellas. She is a three-time RITA Award finalist, a four-time National Readers' Choice Awards finalist, the winner of a Rising Star Award in traditional romantic fiction and was nominated for Series Storyteller of the Year by RT Book Reviews in Jacqueline Ashley Casto spent her first nineteen years in Oklahoma, USA and has lived in several places since then, including Hawaii, California, and Washington, D.C.

Her love of romance novels eventually led to a career as writer. She wrote under the pennames of Jackie Black, Jacqueline Ashley and Jackie Casto from to   The auctioneer has matched the bat’s model number, weight, and length to the records of Hillerich & Bradsby, the bat’s maker.

For good measure Robinson’s number 42 is painted in black on the Author: David Seideman. Folio Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages. Typically above 14 inches tall. Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep.

Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. Occasionally the text of a. 66 years after Jackie Robinson debuted and changed Major League Baseball inthe Dodgers take a look at his enduring legacy.

Jackie Robinson. Positions: Second Baseman, Third Baseman and First Baseman Bats: Right • Throws: Rightlb (cm, 88kg). Born: Janu in Cairo, GA us Died: Octo in Stamford, CT Buried: Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY. High School: Muir Technical (Los Angeles, CA) Schools: Pasadena City College (Pasadena, CA), University of Born: John Herbert Gleason (Febru – J ) was an American comedian, actor, writer, composer and conductor.

Developing a style and characters from growing up in Brooklyn, New York, he was known for his brash visual and verbal comedy, exemplified by his city bus driver Ralph Kramden character in the television series The Honeymooners.

The Year of Jackie Robinson’s Mutual Love Affair With Montreal Before he became a major leaguer, Robinson spent a formative Author: Patrick Sauer. List expressions used in the book such as "jumping jehoshaphat" and "humdinger." Write expressions used today with comparable meanings.

* Visit and choose Teaching Heartwood, Activities, Intermediate, for more honesty dilemmas. Jackie's Bat CONCEPTS Honesty Respect Justice OBJECTIVES SOCIAL STUDIES 2.

Jackie Robinson, the first black athlete to play Major League Baseball, joined the Brooklyn Dodgers on Apa date now famous as Jackie Robinson Day. The book incorporates avtivities and constructions that the kids can do, including a three dimensional cave and a bat 'flick book' which shows the movement of a bat in flight.

The reverse sides of the flick book pages contain fascinating bat facts and a bat cryptogram. Jack Roosevelt Robinson was born in Cairo, Georgia in to a family of sharecroppers.

His mother, Mallie Robinson, single-handedly raised Jackie and her four other children. They were the only black family on their block, and the prejudice they encountered only strengthened their bond. From this humble beginning would grow the first baseball.Growing up in a large, single-parent family, Jackie excelled early at all sports and learned to make his own way in life.

At UCLA, Jackie became the first athlete to win varsity letters in four sports: baseball, basketball, football and track. Inhe was named to the All-American football team. Due to financial difficulties, he was forced.View Jackie Book’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community.

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