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Moses Goes to the Circus

Title

Moses Goes to the Circus

Authors

Isaac Millman

Illustrator

Isaac Millman

Publisher

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Publication Year

2003

ISBN

9780374350642

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Moses, who is deaf, has a good time with his family at the circus, where they communicate using sign language. Includes illustrations of some of the signs they use.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Lexile Measure

490L

Diversity Topics

Culture/Ethnicity; Disability and Health; Bilingual; Physical disability; ASL/English; deaf; deaf child; hearing loss

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2004
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2004

Keywords

sign language; circus; family; brother and sister bond; animals; holiday decorations

Diversity Impact

direct

Moses Goes to the Circus


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