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Ellen"s broom

Kelly Starling Lyons

Ellen"s broom

by Kelly Starling Lyons

  • 341 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 19th Century,
  • Slavery,
  • Fiction,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American,
  • Brooms and brushes,
  • Marriage,
  • African Americans,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

  • About the Edition

    Ellen has always known that the broom hanging on her family"s cabin wall is a special symbol of her parents" wedding during slave days, so she proudly carries it to the courthouse when the marriage becomes legal.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
    ContributionsMinter, Daniel, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L995545 Ell 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25177291M
    ISBN 109780399250033
    LC Control Number2011047101

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    Plot. Third-grader Ellen Tebbits lives with her parents on Tillamook Street in Portland, Oregon. The book opens when Ellen heads to her dance class at the studio run by the mother of a classmate, Otis Spofford, who is always teasing she arrives, she heads to change in a broom closet so the other girls cannot see her terrible secret: Ellen is wearing woolen : Beverly Cleary. Get this from a library! Ellen's broom. [Kelly Starling Lyons; Daniel Minter; Ryan Thomann; G.P. Putnam's Sons,; South China Printing Co.,] -- Ellen has always known that the broom hanging on her family's cabin wall is a special symbol of her parents' wedding during slave days, so she proudly carries it to the courthouse when the marriage. A young girl learns a new meaning for freedom during the time of Reconstruction Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special. Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family anyway. But now all former slaves who had already been married in their hearts could register as lawful husband and wife. Ellen's Broom (Book): Lyons, Kelly Starling: Cherishing the special broom resting above her hearth for its representation of the slave heritage that once forbade legal marriages, Ellen prepares for her parents' triumphant registry at a Reconstruction-era courthouse as lawful husband and wife and proudly carries the broom so that they can repeat a cultural wedding tradition.

    Ellen's Broom by Kelly Starling Lyons is a great picture book about the Reconstruction era. In this follow up activity, students will complete a cause and effect diagram identifying causes and effects for events in the story. Students are also challenged to create their own cause and effect diagram Brand: Whimsy Ensued. Ellen's Broom (Book): Lyons, Kelly Starling: Ellen has always known that the broom hanging on her family's cabin wall is a special symbol of her parents' wedding during slave days, so she proudly carries it to the courthouse when the marriage becomes legal. The first book was published under the title of ‘Plantation Shudders’. The Crooked Lane publishers released this book in the year According to author Ellen, this book gives the readers a feel of the Southern hospitality. She has described the main characters in the form of Maggie Crozat and Bo Durand, and the plot is set in Louisiana. Dr. Broom is a super sweet lady who will always try to help you! The class grade is mainly based on tests, but there are a few assignments randomly given during class. Pay attention during lectures and read the chapters assigned and you will do just fine. Dr. Broom is super funny too; her jokes are the best and keep class interesting!


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But now all former slaves who had already been married in their hearts could register as lawful husband and4/5. Before this time Ellen’s parents were not allowed to marry, and so they like many others participated in Ellens broom book where they jumped over the broom together into marriage.

I really enjoyed this book and it would be a perfect pairing for teaching kids about this time period in American history/5(7). Ellen always knew the Ellens broom book resting above the hearth was Ellens broom book. Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family anyway.

But now all former slaves who had already been married in their hearts could register as Brand: Penguin Young Readers Group. Book Author: Kelly Starling Lyons Ellen’s Broom is a sweet yet powerful Ellens broom book about a young girl who learns the significance of a so-called broom wedding.

Slavery has ended and Reconstruction just begun. This means that the marriages of formerly enslaved people, like Ellen’s parents, can be formally recognized and considered legal. About Ellen’s Broom Ellens broom book young girl learns a new meaning for freedom during the time of Reconstruction Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special.

Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family anyway. Ellen's Broom book. A young girl learns a new meaning for freedom during the time of Reconstruction Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special.

Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family anyway.

But now all former slaves who had already been married in their hearts could register as lawful husband and : Kelly Starling Lyons.

Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons Illustrated by Daniel Minter Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special.

But after it’s announced in church that the marriages of former slaves will be registered, she hears more about why it matters so much.

Ellen carries the broom her parents used as they join other couples walking to the courthouse to officially register their marriages; she then decorates the broom with flowers to create a bouquet.

Summary:   This story is about a young African American girl named Ellen, who learns about her family traditions. Ellen’s parents had a broom wedding which consist of holding hands and jumping over the broom. On Sunday morning at church everyone had so much to be thankful for.

Slavery was finally over and everyone was free. Bibliographic Information: Lyons, K. Ellen's broom. New York: G.P. Putman's Sons. Annotation: This book is about Ellen and her family going to the courthouse so her parents can be legally married.

Her parents were slaves and the way they symbolized married before being free was by jumping the broom. So, Ellen has the important. It is Ellen’s idea to weave flowers through that broom for the new ceremony.

The broom will stay with the family now as a symbol of the past and as a part of family tradition. Stories for young children set during Reconstruction are not common, and Lyons has called upon her own family stories and marriage to shine a spotlight on the period. A great NCCBA book to buy on Amazon.

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Ellen’s Broom Illustrated by Kelly Starling Lyons, Written by Daniel Minter Publisher's Summary: Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special. Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family anyway.

But now all former slaves who had already been. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Ellen's Broom at I'm sure young people wonder about it and reading Ellen's Broom is a great way to introduce the tradition to them.

It is a very warm and loving story that can open up a lot of conversation among children and parents. Her author's note gives an important look into Lyons' motivation and research.

I highly Ellen's Broom recommend it!/5. BROOM ELLEN PARADE RUBY FLOWERS RUBEN REGISTER FREE CHURCH JUMP JOURNEY COURTHOUSE WEDDING THANKS CERTIFICATE Ellen’s Broom (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) is a picture book written by Kelly Starling Lyons () and illustrated by Daniel Minter ().

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers. ISBN: Synopsis: A young girl learns a new meaning for freedom during the time of Reconstruction.

Ellen always knew the broom resting above the hearth was special. Before it was legal for her mother and father to officially be married, the broom was what made them a family.

Ellen’s Broom is a sweet and touching story pdf shares a sliver of history through one family’s experience during Reconstruction. In the days of Author: Kelly Starling Lyons.Teach young children about the lives of former slaves and their families during the Reconstruction Era with the picture book Ellen's Broom by Kelly Starling Lyons.

This literature guide for Ellen's Broom includes pre-reading and post-reading discussion questions and art activities to extend students' learning.TM ® & © Scholastic Inc.

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