John Lithgow: Marsupial Sue Presents The Runaway Pancake Book and CD

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The accompanying audio CD as read by John Lithgow is fantastic I love this dude Once you read this towith kids you will be humming the pan pan panny cake pan song all the time Perhaps better known to adults for his stage and screen work actor John Lithgow has an amazing body f work for children His picture books are some Ready to Restore: The Layman's Guide to Christian Counseling of my and my children s absolute favorites Topping the list for me is The Remarkable Farkle McBride The story centers around a young boy who is a musical prodigy He is able to master instrument after instrument with ease but throws eachne away as he becomes bored with it Through an unfortunate illness Ready to Restore on the partf the rchestra conductor ne evening Farkle discovers that it is the sound and experience Shieldmaiden Book 1: Quest for the Jewel of ALL the instruments together which brings him joy aspposed to the mastery Traficada: Diário de uma Escrava Sexual (Portuguese Edition) of an individual instrument The illustrations by CE Payne are amazing in their vibrancy and humor They remind mef David Catrow with slightly realistic human facial features The text is extremely exciting for several reasons 1 the melody and rhythm Encounter at Buff Ledge: A UFO Case History of the words lends itself to read alouds 2 the language while being thepposite Carte touristique : Corse Sud : Ajaccio - Bonifacio of condescending to young readers is still challenging in vocabulary with words like beseeching rhapsodical and bombastic 3 the text contains multipleriginal examples f nomonapoeia when describing instruments which The Bricklayer offers an excellentpportunity to teach both that specific literary techniue and as an introduction to language as sound music and poetry The story f Micawber again sees the same team f author and illustrator relate the story Vinny: Victory Over Drugs, Death, and Degradation of a suirrel who lives in Central Park and enjoys going to the Metropolitan Museumf Art One afternoon he sees an art student copying The Occult Detector (The Semi Dual Stories Book 1) onef the artworks n the wall This is the first time it has ever ccurred to him to think about how the paintings were created in the first place Intrigued he stows away in her satchel and accompanies the young student home Once she is asleep Micawber for the first time experiments with her paints Using his tail as a brush he creates his Pioneer Jews: A New Life in the Far West own masterpiece ties it up withne Eating Thin for Life: Food Secrets Recipes from People Who Have Lost Weight Kept It Off of the student s shoelaces and returns home Once back in Central Park he converts the upper floorf a carousel into an art museum for the ther animals where he shows his growing collection f riginal canvases The same things that are wonderful and thrilling about Farkle exist here in this story about the visual arts The vocabulary includes words such as peregrination and viridian Payne is just as delightful in his illustrations particularly the image where the student has discovered her shoe without its shoelace Marsupial Sue and Marsupial Sue presents the Runaway Pancake I m a Manatee Mahalia Mouse Goes to College I Got Two Dogs are additional works by Lithgow The Marsupial Sue books are about a kangaroo that wants to be something MORE than a kangaroo but after traveling to many ther areas and trying the ways Single of several different animals she determines that being a kangaroo is EXACTLY who and what she wants to be I Got Two Dogs is a simple delightful rhyme about the author s two dogs with colorful collage ish illustrations similar in style to thosef Todd Parr I m a Manatee is a fun imaginative tale f a boy and a manatee It can be used for children who are already familiar with and interested in the manatee r as an introduction to the animal as well as the dangers to its existence In my pinion Mahalia Mouse is the weakest f all his picture books but it is still a nice little story just not anything exceptional All f Lithgow s books come with CDs when sold in hardcover The author usually sings the text f each story n the I'm too fast you're too slow Pan pan patty cake pan I can get away from you I can The much loved story f the Runaway Pancake who pops ut f the ven and is sure he can escape all who want to eat him is give.

D which is great to use at bedtime r in the car Lithgow also has music CDs available which I use at home with my wn children and for my theatre and dance classes There is an entire Farkle and Friends CD which includes the story f Farkle as well as Rescuing a Werewolf other piecesf music highlighting Making Women Pay orchestral instruments styles and sounds The CDs On the Sunny Sidef the Street and Singin in the Bathtub contain Broadway and jazz style songs for children Some are children s songs some songs have the lyrics altered to be extremely silly and appeal specifically to children and those GloomCookie of us who love music and are children at heart They are harder to find in retailutlets but easy to purchase from etc Lithgow s work is for ANYONE who loves language stories r the arts I think they are truly brilliant and stand among some f my very favorite books I highly recommend his work for independent and read aloud selections This story is amazing It was my digital text for this week The characterization The Jesuit of the different animals as they all chase the talking pancake is so humorous I think reading this book through tumblebooks enhanced the experience because the characters physically moved In this tale a woman is making pancakes and the pancake jumpsut and runs away The woman chases the pancake and soon many With Bound Hands other animals are chasing as well Each time a new character is added the pancake sings a song that goes No no no no I m too fast and you re too slow The clever fox tricks the pancake from running by saying he can t hear the pancake s song The fox eats the pancake and in a twist ending the cocky pancake sings a sad song from the fox s stomach This is a fantasy book because it includes personified animals andutlandish characters and situations People do not chase their talking food around It s a separate world with a strange plot I would use this story to teach seuencing to primary grades and discuss plot twists as when I watched this book I was surprised the pancake fell for the fox s trick Overall I really enjoyed this book Ellie LOVES this book It comes with a CD with John Lithgow as the narrator and he is fantastic in the CD Ellie won t let me read it The Rim of the Pit only thing that bugs me is that it s about a groupf animals putting You Can Beat the Odds on a play so they are all dressed up asther animals which could be cute but is confusing than anythingchokengtitiktitikchokengs THANK YOU GMA ANDERSON I use this book all the time with my students at my pre school and they love it John Lithgow s voice and presentation f this story is extremely well done and ne that always resonates n Title Marsupial Sue presents The Runaway PancakeAuthor John LithgowIllustrator Jack E DavisDate Stripes of All Types of Publication 2005Genre FictionSummaryMarsupial Sue and her friends putn a play retelling story f the Gingerbread Man In their story a pancake pops ut f the ven and makes a run for it sure he can escape everyone who comes in his way wanting to eat him He is able to run away from six people before encountering the sly fox where he is finally utsmarted and meets his demiseEvaluationThis is such a fun story This would be a great read aloud for younger grades as the repetition and rhyme schemes can be chanted together in class It also seems like a great way to introduce folktales to younger children The context f the story inside Mic manual de campanie electorală of a play is a new element that creates a different dynamic that could broaden the discussion after reading as well The illustrations are awesome as they remind the reader that the story is being actedut as a play within the text Without the support The Big Book of Maker Skills: Tools Techniques for Building Great Tech Projects of the illustrations it would be easy to forget that there is a play goingn very coolD. N a new spin when Marsupial Sue and her friends put n a play version for their neighborhood This has all f the wit and whimsy f Marsupial Sue and again features lively illustrations by Jack E Davis From th.

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Iscussion uestions1 How did the fox utsmart the pancake2 Can you provide an example Just Joking of how you tricked someone3 How did the illustrations help remind you that Marsupial Sue and her friends were puttingn a play On the final week f every school year I treat my class to a pancake breakfast where I create a cooking station and go to town right in the room It s a favorite day f mine as it s so much fun to do something so different and enjoy their reaction After everyone has been served and they finish up their food milk and clean up we enjoy this book It s the best pancake themed book around How about that distinction What really makes this such a treat is the accompanying narration by John Lithgow He does a fantastic job seriously if sharing this book put him Times of Trouble (A Time Travel Anthology) on cdr play it BENAAMI on Youtube I love reading books aloud and fancy myself fairly entertaining and talented at it but Lithgow s voice and narration is perfect for this tale Until the endf next school year The kids and I loved this when they were little and we still do I played just the audio for my preschool class and they all listened so attentively and sang along when they could Love it Mommy s review from 11211 45 John Lithgow is a genius I think the first book we read by him was Micawber and we both loved loved loved it Soon after that we read I Got Two Dogs which neither f us especially cared for and then we got around to Mahalia Mouse Goes to College Book and CD which was somewhere in the middle We re in complete agreement n his books which doesn t always happen I can t remember if we ve read I m a Manatee If we did we must not have loved it r hated it because I d probably remember itBut this this is almost as good if not as good as Micawber I ll usually pick up a children s book by a celebrity just to see if they have any talent but when we found the audio f Micawber at the library I never noticed who the author was After reading it at home I noticed the author pic The Real Bluebeard: The Life of Gilles de Rais on the back and recognized Lithgow Needless to say I was very surprisedThis could have been too repetitive if it weren t so much fun to read and listen to Mynly complaint and I don t know if this is true Stay on Your Toes, Maggie Adams! of all the audio versions was that the audio edition we listened to while following along in the book was recorded live While that does have a certain charm it was also annoying The reading didn t go exactly as the book goes It didn t differ so much that it affected the story really but when following along in a book with a child learning to read I d like the spoken word to follow the written Again not a huge dealWe both loved the illustrations by Jack E Davis also totally awesome with this story The pancake was fantastically portrayed too This books was very fun but I listened to it with the LIVE John Lithgow CD and I just can t imagine reading it the plainld boring wayyou have to hear him sing the song and tell the story If I would have just read the story I would given it a 3 star but to hear the song and the fun and his inflections made it a 4 for me After looking at the book again I see that the illustrations are f a play that Marsupial Sue is doing I wondered why the wolf had what looked like a uilted earsnow I get itThe Cast f Characters Narrator Adelaide Rabbit Auntie May Marsupial Sue Old Dog Tray Bartholomew Koala Cow Sydney Wombat Donkey Winifred Wallaby Wolf Perth Platypus Bear Melbourne Sheep Fox Neville the Tasmanian Devil Stage Manager Collie Dundee I very Australian book LOLOkay if I had read it I would still give it a 4 starAnd you would think that was the end Night Train To Cherbourg: A Joszef Kiraly: Gentleman, Vampire Mystery of the story NO It teases you the last few pages The last pageffers a tad Disowned of a chuckl. E friends' preparations behind the scenes to the actors' final bows readers will be inspired by the production A CD recordingf John Lithgow's live performance f the song The Runaway Pancake is also include.

John Lithgow is a prolific actor with two Tonys six Emmys two Golden Globes and two Oscar nominations to his name He has starred in the hit TV series 3rd Rock from the Sun Dexter and The Crown and in beloved films like The World According to Garp Shrek and Terms of Endearment Lithgow has appeared on Broadway twenty five times and in England with both the Royal Shakespeare Company and the