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Gingerbread for liberty!

Mara Rockliff

Gingerbread for liberty!

how a German baker helped win the American Revolution

by Mara Rockliff

  • 335 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • German American Participation,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMara Rockliff ; pictures by Vincent X. Kirsch
    ContributionsKirsch, Vincent X., illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE208 .R63 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27177327M
    ISBN 100544130014
    ISBN 109780544130012
    LC Control Number2013036934
    OCLC/WorldCa869755370

    Gingerbread For Liberty! How A German Baker Helped Win The American Revolution. Author: Rockliff, Mara. Isbn: A stirring picture book biography about a forgotten hero of the American Revolution who rose to the occasion and served his country, not with muskets or canons, but with gingerbread! Hook Your Students. G is for Gingerbread (Grade 2) Ginger Village Panic (Grades ) A Sweet Time with Gingerbread (Grades ) Baked in a pan (Grade 3) The Runaway Gingerbread Cookie Mystery (Grades ) The Icing on the Cake, oops, Gingerbread House (Grades ) The First Gingerbread Man (Grades ) Home Sweet Gingerbread Home (Grades ) Spanish.

    *Gingerbread for Liberty! How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution by Mara Rockliff and illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch. HMH Books, 32 pages. Reading Level: Picture Books, ages Recommended For: Ages While there’s more to it than simple cooking finesse, one German baker put his baking talents to heroic use during the American Revolution, receiving high praise from. Gingerbread for Liberty! | Christopher Ludwick was a German-born American patriot with a big heart and a talent for baking. When cries of "Revolution " began, Christopher was determined to help General George Washington and his hungry : Houghton Mifflin.

    Some of the objectives addressed through story frames include: 1) Oral Story Retelling 2) Visualizing 3) Sequencing 4) Fluency 5) Vocabulary 6) Writing at the sentence, paragraph, and summary level NOTE: This resource is a book companion. You will need GINGERBREAD FOR LIBERTY: HOW A GERMAN BAKER HELPED WIN THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION by Mara Rockliff. Gingerbread for Liberty: How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution by Mara Rockliff with illustrations by Vincent X. Kirsch is the delightful story of Christopher Ludwick. Appreciative of the freedom and comfort life in America brought him, the aging and overweight baker was determined to do his part when the Revolutionary War began.


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