Frog Went A - Courtin"

by John Langstaff

Publisher: Scholastic

Written in English
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 633
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ContributionsIllustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7887480M
ISBN 100590425315
ISBN 109780590425315

Titled, Frog Went A-Courtin’, this book won the Caldicot Prize in for Best Children’s Picture Book of the year. Rojankovsky was born in Russia in , and served in the Russian army in the first World War. He spent some time in France, then emigrated to the United States when war broke out again in He was a prolific illustrator. Get this from a library! Frog went a-courtin'. [John Langstaff; Feodor Rojankovsky] -- Illustrates the well-known American folk song about the courtship and marriage of the frog and the mouse. Exit this Book A Frog Went A Courtin' Illustrated by Diana Ting Delosh, Muntiyaz Hussain, & Neeraj Maurya Adapted by Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand A frog went a-courtin’ and he did ride, sword and pistol by his side, Mm hmm, mm hmm. . Frog Went A-Courtin’ The New York Times Book Review. Disclosure of Material Connection: This page includes "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission.

The book is based on an old song that was Read full review. LibraryThing Review User Review - BookConcierge - LibraryThing. Frog Went A-courtin' John Langstaff, John M. Langstaff, Feodor Rojankovsky Limited preview - Frog Went A-courtin' John Langstaff Snippet view - /5(12). Frog Went A-Courtin' by John M. Langstaff and Feodor Rojankovsky. 5 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Audio Excerpt from Frog Went A-Courtin' Video Book Reading from Frog Went A-Courtin' (Song) Grade; PK Frog Went A-Courtin' By: Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review. Available Resources. Download Images; Related Categories. Listen to Frog Went A-Courtin' by Jong Langstaff,John Langstaff with a free trial.\nListen to unlimited* audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. John Langstaff's classic version of a year-old Scottish ballad that tells the tale of the courtship of Mr. Frog and Miss Mouse.

Winner of the Caldecott Medal “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book . [Verse 1] Frog went a-courtin', and he did ride, Uh-huh Frog went a-courtin', and he did ride, Uh-huh Frog went a-courtin', and he did ride With a sword and a pistol by his side, Uh-huh. Frog Went A-courtin' (Picture Book): Langstaff, John. There are no comments for this title yet.

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"Frog Went A-Courtin'" is a classic. This version is a classic. This book is the one you want. The song goes back to at least in Scotland. Modern English versions are abound. There is not much new as far as the text goes.

That's a good thing. No one messed with what already amazing. If you are new to the tale: Frog has his eye on Miss by: The book, "Frog Went-a-Courtin'" by John Langstaff is wonderfully well written fantasy book.

The book is actually based on an old Scottish song that used to be sang to children. Langstaff says in the pretext that this is a story that has always been told in song, but he wanted to put it in writing with illustrations/5.

Illustrated throughout by Feodor Rojankovsky. First edition, first printing, of this picture book retelling of the folk song. Recipient of the Caldecott Medal, Frog Went a-Courting met with both popular and critical success, with the Saturday Review of Literature calling it "one of the gayest of picture books.

Frog Went A-Courtin' is a book by John Langstaff and illustrated by Feodor ed by Harcourt, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in It is based on the folk song "Frog Went A-Courting.". ReferencesAuthor: John Langstaff. FROG WENT A-COURTIN’ by John Langstaff, ill.

by Feodor Rojankovsky Themes: Songs/Weddings Grade Levels: Frog Went A - Courtin book Running Time: 12 minutes, iconographic SUMMARY FROG WENT A-COURTIN’, set to song, is the tale of a frog who proposes to a mouse.

When the mouse receives permission from her uncle rat, preparations for the wedding are begun. Frog Went A - Courtin book took Miss Mousie down to dwell, uh-huh, uh-huh, Frog took Miss Mousie down to dwell, Down in the bottom of an old deep well, uh-huh, uh-huh.

11 Frog went swimming across the lake, uh-huh, uh-huh, Frog went swimming across the lake, He got swallowed by a water-snake, uh-huh, uh-huh. 12 A little piece of corn-bread a-laying on the shelf.

Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go, un-huh Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go, un-huh Frogg went a-courtin' and he did go To the Coconut Grove for the midnight show Uh-huh un-huh un-huh Mollie. In this short film by animator Evelyn Lambart, a handsome frog courts and wins a mouse for his bride.

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$ Free Rating: % positive. Frog Went A-Courtin by John Langstaff Soft cover,11th printing, Scholastic Book Services, 8 x 9, good condition. Pictures by Feodor Rojankovsky.5/5(K). ALA > ALSC > Awards, Grants & Scholarships > Book & Media Awards > Frog Went A-Courtin', Caldecott Medal Winner Frog Went A-Courtin', Caldecott Medal Winner Email.

Just the same, it's a delight to think that books like the Caldecott winning "Frog Went A-Courtin'" can carry on the song's tradition, regardless of how often it is sung a respectful author's note at the beginning, writer John Langstaff explains the origins of the by: "A Frog Went A-courtin'" dates back to the 16th century.

It was first mentioned in "The Compaynt of Scotland" (). Many versions have existed over the ages. Some are simply a version of the chorus, often under some version of the title "Keemo Kimo".

Here you can find some that we've collected. Through that book, which sold for only a dollar, and many other Golden Books, Rojankovsky's illustrating style became know to hundreds of thousands of children (Averill, ). Inhe was approached to illustrate John Langstaff's manuscript of Frog Went A-Courtin', a book based on a popular folk song.

He agreed, and inhe won the. Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff, Feodor Rojankovsky (Illustrator) Paperback (First Edition) $ Hardcover. $ Paperback. $ The beloved classic about friendship—a Newbery Honor Book!Frog and Toad are best friends—they do everything : HMH Books. John Langstaff's classic version of a year-old Scottish ballad that tells the tale of the courtship of Mr.

Frog and Miss Mouse. Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff Live Chat Will open a new window. Frog Went A-courtin' book. “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book /5(1).

The rhyme first appeared in titled “The frog came to the myl dur” (Scots language) in Wedderburn’s Complaynt of Scotland. The song was first recorded by Thomas Ravenscroft in Also known as “Frog Went A Courtin”, “Froggy Went A Courtin” tells the story of Mr Frog.

Frog Went A-Courtin’ A frog went a-courtin’, (Pretend to hold reins and ride a horse.) And he did ride. Hum-hum, hum-hum. A frog went a-courtin’, And he did ride, With his horse right by his side. Hum-hum, hum-hum. He rode up to Miss Mousie’s den (Knock on the door.) Said, “Please, Miss Mousie, let me in “Yes, Sir Frog, I sit.

Ages Frog Went A-Courtin' won a Caldecott Medal when it was first published in ; the lively illustrations of the courtship of Frog and Mistress Mouse and the antics of their circle of friends are as fresh and funny as ever. Find books like Frog Went a-Courtin' from the world’s largest community of readers.

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PREVIEW. DOWNLOAD. Frog Animal Study & Lapbook. The Valentine Bears Unit & Lapbook. Get this from a library. Frog went a-courtin'. [John Langstaff; Feodor Rojankovsky] -- Nobody knows how or when this story really started.

We do know that it was written down in Scotland more than years ago. But it has always been the kind of story that was told and sung to.

This Caldecott-winner combines the rollicking lyrics of the clasic folktale with vibrant watercolor illustrations.

“A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review.

Frog went a-courtin' by Langstaff, John, ; Rojankovsky, Feodor, Publication date Topics Frogs, Mice, Animals, Frogs, Animals, Frogs, Mice no page number in the book.

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Looking for books by John Langstaff? See all books authored by John Langstaff, including Frog Went A-Courtin', and Over in the Meadow, and more on Frog Went A-Courtin' 作者: Langstaff, John/ Rojankovsky, Feodor (ILT) 出版社: Harcourt Childrens Books 出版年: 页数: 32 定价: 元 装帧: SAL ISBN: Frog Went A-Courtin' is an American folk song favorite and this spirited arrangement captures the whimsical character of the original.

Each section plays either the melody or countermelody and the percussion section is featured with short one measure solos. The band will enjoy performing this piece as much as the audience will enjoy hearing it!

(Correalates with the Best In Class Band Method.