Once Upon An Ordinary School Day

Once Upon An Ordinary School Day

Book - 2005
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A celebration of extraordinary teachers!

The boy's breakfast is ordinary, his walk to school is ordinary, even his thoughts are ordinary. But when he goes to his classroom and sits down at his desk, his day begins to change - a new teacher, Mr. Gee, bursts into the classroom with an extraordinary idea that challenges all the children to use their imagination. Suddenly an ordinary day is turned topsy-turvy, and the boy is inspired in a way that will change him forever.

The rollicking words and pictures celebrate the unexpected in this tribute to great teachers and students everywhere.

Once Upon an Ordinary School Day is a 2006 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2005
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780374356347
Branch Call Number: MCNAUGHT C
PZ7.M363 On 2005x
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Kitamura, Satoshi


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Aug 17, 2016

A good book for younger children. Nice illustrations.

Jan 29, 2012

My four year old son is so taken with this story that he asks for this book almost every day!


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