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Good Luck Gold and Other Poems

  • 198 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Ethnic / Asian American,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Poetry / General,
  • People & Places - United States - Asian American,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11759372M
    ISBN 101416964525
    ISBN 109781416964520
    OCLC/WorldCa179800418

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Good Luck Gold and Other Poems by Janet S. Wong Download PDF EPUB FB2

Good Luck Gold and Other Poems is poetry and verse written by an Asian-American author, Janet Wong. Her poems focus on her thoughts and also traditions influenced by Asian culture/5. Starting with the "Good Luck Gold" of charms on a bracelet, they explore feelings about food, language, shopping, the importance of grandparents, and holidays.

A number of the selections reflect on serious themes such as racism, the death of loved ones, divorce, and illness, all of which represent universal experiences.5/5(4).

About the Author. Janet S. Wong is the author of more than a dozen picture books and poetry collections. Her work includes Night Garden: Poems from the World of Dreams, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, and Knock on Wood: Poems About Superstitions, both illustrated by Julie Paschkis, as well as Grump, 5/5(4).

Editorial Reviews. Gr Most of the 42 poems in this collection give readers insight into the experiences of Chinese-American children. Starting with the ``Good Luck Gold'' of charms on a bracelet, they explore feelings about food, language, shopping, the importance of grandparents, and : Through Janet Wong's book, Good Luck Gold, she expresses anger and hurt from her past.

She has a lot of memories in school of a particular teacher calling her out to be multicultural. Although this The poem "All Mixed Up" the author uses different words to 4/5(2).

Good Luck Gold and Other Poems. This collection of poems will speak directly to the many children in this country who come from Asian and other cultures and are often subjected to some form of prejudice.

Young readers with more traditional backgrounds will gain new insights about their peers who come from different backgrounds. Get this from a library. Good luck gold and other poems.

[Janet S Wong] -- Poems deal with the joys and sorrows of growing up Chinese American, and the prejudice which Chinese Americans sometimes face.

The poems in the book will touch anybody because the author shows the reader her deepest feelings in her work. In doing so, she dispels some stereotypes of Asians that I think other Asian Americans would like for people to know. For instance, most Americans would consider Asians quiet.

Yet, Ms. Wong admits she is loud and not good at math.5/5. Lists With This Book; Poems for Everyone + Show More - Show Fewer Details Our Original Resources 4. Audio Name Pronunciation with Janet S. Wong. Good Luck Gold and Other Poems.

by Janet S. Wong. 6 Resources. Yum. MmMm. Qué Rico. by Pat Mora and Rafael López. 22 Resources2 Awards. Good Luck Gold and Other Poems. Janet Wong. Easy-to-understand poems explore what it's like to grow up Asian in America. Readers will see themselves in the everyday activities of the poet who dispels typical notions of how Asians behave and how they excel.

Perhaps, too, readers will realize the hurt that words can cause in several. From the author of the well-received "Good Luck Gold and Other Poems" comes this new collection of perceptive, touching, often amusing a sense of pride in her Korean, Chinese, and American background, Janet Wong's poetry reflects some of the differences between Chinese and Korean customs and culture and the American way of life/5.

In Good Luck Gold and Other Poems, Janet S. Wong describes the experiences she shared with her family, friends, and not-so-friendly people as an Asian American child growing up in California.

The young Janet looks for her own unique self in America where multiculturalism is the norm, yet prejudice still stains the societal fabric. BIBLIOGRAPHY Wong, Janet S. GOOD LUCK GOLD AND OTHER POEMS.

New York: Margaret K. McElderry Books. ISBN PLOT SUMMARY Janet Wong has written a selection of (mostly) rhyming poetry discussing the experiences of first and second generation immigrant children, particularly those of Asian : Catechresis.

From the author of the well-received Good Luck Gold and Other Poems comes this new collection of perceptive, touching, often amusing poems.

With a sense of pride in her Korean, Chinese, and American background, Janet Wong's poetry reflects some of the differences between Chinese and Korean customs and culture and the American way of life/5(). Gr. 4^ As she did in Good Luck Gold (), Wong writes in simple, casual free verse about herself.

This time she has divided the small collection into three parts: Korean, Chinese, and American poems. At the start of each section is a page of autobiography as interesting as the poems.4/4(1). Good Luck Gold —Claremont Stone Center Recognition of Merit Award (author achievement award) I wrote hundreds of poems from the time I started studying with Myra Cohn Livingston until the time I decided the Good Luck Gold manuscript was ready, and so I had many poems to choose from to fill the book.

Good Luck Is Better Than Gold by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing GOOD LUCK IS BETTER THAN GOLD. There was once upon a time a child who had Good Luck for his godfather.

"I am not Fortune," said Good Luck to the parents; "I have no gifts to bestow, but whenever he needs help I will be at hand." "Nothing could be better," said the old couple. Janet S. Wong's first book was Good Luck Gold and Other Poems, which Booklist called "fresh" and "honest." She lives with her husband and young son on Bainbridge Island /5().

Want to wish somebody good luck. Perhaps they are sitting an exam, having an audition or interview, moving house, starting a new job or school, or doing their driving test.

Have a look through our collection of good luck poems below - you are sure to. There was once upon a time a child who had Good Luck for his godfather.'I am not Fortune,' said Good Luck to the parents; 'I have no gifts to bestow, but whenever Authors Short Stories Long Stories Funny Stories Love Stories Stories For Kids Poems Essays Nonfictions Plays Folktales Fairy Home Poems Good Luck Is Better Than Gold.

Famous. Highly recommend. We used this book and DVD with our grandson when he was little. Lovely collection of classic poems and more modern ones, read by their authors.

He loved listening to the stories and looking at the book as the DVD played. He was just learning to read so following along was perfect. The longer poems make good bedtime stories/5(96). AP SCERT 5th class English text - 4th poem "Good luck gold " meaningful animation video.

for more see or contact “What glitters may not be gold; and even wolves may smile; and fools will be led by promises to their deaths.” ― Lauren Oliver, Delirium Stories: Hana, Annabel, and Raven.

tags: death, fools, glitter, gold, promises. “One day we took the children to see a goldsmith refine gold after the ancient manner of the East.

He was sitting. My Name is Jorge on Both Sides of the River: Poems in English and Spanish Translations into Spanish,Mexican American children Juvenile poetry,Children's poetry,American poetry,Children's Books; Good Luck Gold and Other Poems.

by Janet S. Poetry Books about Superstitions, Beliefs, Luck, Magic, Dreams, and Nightmares Many works of poetry promote a sense of wonder. These titles focus especially on the world of superstitions, beliefs, luck, magic, dreams and nightmares-- all interpreted in a variety of ways.

Alarcón, Francisco X. Poems to Dream Together/ Poemas para Sonar Author: Sylvia Vardell. Here are 23 messages, quotes and poems to share to inspire them to do the best they can. Eight messages to share with a loved one. 1) Wishing you the best of luck in all life has to offer you. Janet is author of marvelous books of poetry for children, including Good Luck Gold and Other Poems, The Rainbow Hand: Poems About Mothers and Children, A Suitcase of Seaweed: And Other Poems, and Behind the Wheel: Poems About Driving.

Poems for Everyone. Sponsored by Colorin Colorado. Resources including; 31 Videos; 11 Book Readings; 20 Lesson Plans; List Analysis Report; Showing of 20 book results.

Good Luck Gold and Other Poems. by Janet S. Wong. 6 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Grandmonther's Garden. Essential Children's Collection: Contemporary Poetry. and Dorothy M.

Talking Like the Rain: A Read-to-Me Book of Poems. New York: Little Brown, Kuskin, Karla. Moon, Have You Met My Mother. The Collected Poems of Karla Kuskin. New York: HarperCollins, Good Luck Gold and Other Poems. New York: Margaret K. McElderry Books,   Celebrating Asian American Heritage Month Good Luck Gold and Other Poems.

New York: McElderry. Wong, Janet S. / Tap Dancing On The Roof is a favorite of mine, and of course others by Janet Wong like Good Luck Gold and A Suitcase of Seaweed. The Lawrence Yep collection is new to me although I know his : Sylvia Vardell.

Poems for Everyone; En español; Good Luck Gold and Other Poems. By: Janet Wong. Age Level: This richly illustrated collection of haiku poems is a counting book as well as an introduction to Japanese gardens and to a poetic form.

From one leaf chased by a little girl to 10 stone lanterns, this garden can be enjoyed on several. What a great read aloud collection, for breakfast table or bedtime sharing, as the poems begin with sunrise and end with sunset, in suitable-for-framing scenes in deep blues and violets, vibrant orange and gold.

Poetry about Superstitions, Beliefs, Luck, Magic, Dreams, and Nightmares. Berry, : Sylvia Vardell. A Suitcase of Seaweed was originally published in by Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon and Schuster, as thirty-six poems plus three prose pieces.

The entire text of the original book is presented here in A Suitcase of Seaweed & More, along with 50 brand new pages—where you’ll find snippets of story about the inspiration behind the poems, extensions.

Good Luck Is Better Than Gold by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing. Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night. Do I Look Odd To You. I Am Earth. If You Don't Understand, Raise Your Hand Jump or Jiggle by Evelyn Beyer. Jump or Jiggle by Evelyn Beyer. Frogs jump. Caterpillars hump. Worms wiggle.

Bugs jiggle. William Shakespeare Quotes About Luck Flowers Food Forgiveness Freedom Friends Friendship Fun Funeral Funny Future Gardens Generosity Genius Gentleness Ghosts Giving Glory God Gold Gold And Silver Good Deeds Goodbye Goodness Grace Gratitude Greatness Greed Grief Grieving Growth Guilt Habits Halloween “Sonnets and Other Poems”, p Nov 7, - Explore ghoustinshell's board "Goodbye and good luck" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Goodbye and good luck, Words and Me quotes pins. One for Sorrow is a classic children's nursery rhyme about magpie birds. According to folklore, counting the number of magpies which appear at a joyous occasion, such as a baby shower or wedding, is thought to foretell the fortune a couple.

If magpies appear, it's a sign of good luck. Janet S. Wong is author of several acclaimed books of poetry for children, including Good Luck Gold and Other Poems, The Rainbow Hand: Poems About Mothers and Children, A Suitcase of Seaweed: And Other Poems, and Behind the Wheel: Poems About Driving.

Woodson, Jacqueline. Jacqueline Woodson is the author of. Suan's Good Luck (a) Suan's Good Luck Narrated by Macaria Garcia. The story is popular among the Pampangans. There was once an old woman who had an only son named Suan.

(2) Suan was a clever, sharp-witted boy. His mother sent him to school. Instead of going to school, however, Suan climbed up the tree that stood by the roadside. Within The Book of the Duchess and Fountain of Love, both Jean, duc de Berry and the man in black fawn over their women.

Berry argues that his wife is a “sweet and lovely lady,” (Machaut ), a lady in “whom all good dwells,” () which seems to be more qualities of her character and virtue, rather than her physical beauty. From the author of Good Luck Gold and Other Poems comes this new collection of fresh, honest, often amusing poems.

With a sense of pride in her Korean, Chinese and American background, Janet Wong's poetry reflects some of the differences between Chinese and Korean customs and culture and the American way of life.Celebrate all year long with The Poetry Friday Anthology for Celebrations - poems in English and SPANISH plus Take 5!

tips for each poem to make it easy to share poetry with children in a library or classroom (preK - grade 5). This latest book in The Poetry Friday Anthology series offers 12 poems per month plus 12 poems with the theme of “Birthdays and Baby Days.”Price: $Good Luck Poems for Exams: The stress and nervousness of giving an exam might seem funny but in reality, it weighs down a lot on students.

A little bit of inspiration, motivation and support goes a long way. Write a sweet poem on a greeting card to send your best wishes to someone who is reeling under the pressure.