Alexander Graham Bell: Master of Sound (The Treasure Chest, by Ann Hood

By Ann Hood

In publication 7 of The Treasure Chest, Maisie and Felix meet a tender Alexander Graham Bell (the inventor of the phone) in Edinborough, Scotland, simply as he leaves for a yr along with his grandfather, an elocutionist, in London. while the twins get separated from Alexander, they sign up for the millions of orphans within the streets of Victorian London. Maisie turns into an orange vendor and Felix a chimney sweep as they seek the foggy streets for Alexander...and one another. again at domestic, they focus on the approaching marriage ceremony of serious Uncle Thorne, who makes them depart Elm Medona and go back to the upstairs servants quarters.

Includes nice non-fiction content material with biographies of Alexander Graham Bell and Charles Dickens and Ann Hood's Favorite proof from her research!

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1. Lucía está leyendo. / Lucía is reading. 2. El Dr. Flórez está en el hospital. / Dr. Flórez is at the hospital. 3. a. El abuelo está enojado. / Grandpa is upset. b. David está feliz. / David is happy now. d. La carne está salada. / The meat is salty. 4. Pedro está enfermo. / Pedro is sick. 5. Gloria está cansada. / Gloria is tired. 48 Bilingual Kids: English-Spanish, Vol. 2 © 2005 Sara Jordan Publishing 11. ser and / y estar Name / Nombre Activity 1 / Actividad 1 Fill in the blanks with the correct form of the verbs ser and estar.

6. Ella es anciana y él es joven. / She is old and he is young. 7. Son las 5:00 de la tarde. / It is 5:00 pm. 8. Hoy es el 3 de diciembre. / Today is December 3rd. 9. El suéter es de lana. / The sweater is made of wool. 10. El libro es de Juliana. / It is Juliana’s book. Bilingual Kids: English-Spanish, Vol. 2 © 2005 Sara Jordan Publishing 47 11. ser and / y estar Estar expresses transitory qualities. / Estar expresa cualidades transitorias. 1. present progressive 5. in most cases indicates the possibility of change.

Who is? / ¿Quién es? ion sh ag ip e (a dj ec tiv e) Some ways we use ser / Algunas formas de usar el verbo ser 1. La señorita Rodríguez es elegante. / Miss Rodríguez is fashionable. 2. El señor Pérez es de Argentina. / Mr. Pérez is from Argentina. 3. Ana es alta y Pedro es bajo. / Ana is tall and Pedro is short. 4. Felipe es conductor. / Felipe is a driver. 5. Juan y Daniela son hermanos. / Juan and Daniela are brother and sister. 6. Ella es anciana y él es joven. / She is old and he is young. 7.

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