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The big wave

Pearl S. Buck

The big wave

by Pearl S. Buck

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by J. Day in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPearl S. Buck ; illustrated with prints by Hiroshige and Hokusai.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B879 Bi
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6026351M
LC Control Number48000244
OCLC/WorldCa299513

  • Animated e-books enhance the overall learning and reading experience • Additional content is provided in the form of word games, sentence games, book reports and quizzes to supplement. Pearl S. Buck is the author of many distinguished books for children and adults. She won the Child Study Association's Children's Book Award for The Big Wave, the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Good Earth, and in received the Nobel Prize for literature. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title/5(K).

This Study Guide consists of approximately 28 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Big Wave. Jiya is the main character in The Big Wave. He is the son of a fisherman, but his family is swept away and killed. Kino lives on a farm on the side of a mountain in Japan. His friend, Jiya, lives in a fishing village below. Everyone, including Kino and Jiya, has heard of the big wave. No one suspects it will wipe A novel based on the author's experiences while .

The Big Wave () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Yukio, a farm boy, and Toru, a fisherboy, live in a small Japanese village that is periodically threatened by a volcano on one side and tidal waves on the other. Yukio's younger sister Setsu follows then and dreams of becoming a pearl diver. Have your class discuss the signs of an impending tsunami using literature. Learners read The Big Wave and discuss the actions taken by the villagers. They role play using scenes from the book. They answer questions and complete a.


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Pearl Buck's "The Big Wave" was my introduction as a 3rd grader into a world that was not a fairy tale world. Buck tells the story of friends, Kino and Jiya. They live in Japan as a farmer's son and a fisherman's son, respectively. Kino is not as comfortable with the sea as Jiya by: "The Big Wave" was a book based on the life of the fictional character Jiya, a young boy from a farm village placed directly in between the ocean and the Mountains of Japan.

Jiya's family died in the great storm and his best friend's parents were forced to raise him as their own/5. Pearl Buck's "The Big Wave" was my introduction as a 3rd grader into a world that was not a fairy tale world. Buck tells the story of friends, Kino and Jiya.

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In this classic story, after a tidal wave destroys their village, two Japanese boys learn about tragedy and the necessity of building a new life. The Big Wave.

By Pearl S. Buck. Grades. Genre Paperback Book. Paperback Book; QTY. 1 +-ADD TO CART. IN THE TEACHER STORE. Save to Wishlist. Description of the book "The Big Wave": Kino lives on a farm on the side of a mountain in Japan. His friend, Jiya, lives in a fishing village below. Everyone, including Kino and Jiya, has heard of the big wave.

No one suspects it will wipe out the whole village and Jiya's family, too. 'The Big Wave' is a short novel for young readers about life and death in a small Japanese fishing village.

The plot is simple but dramatic, as Jiya rebuilds his life after the big wave hits. Written with graceful simplicity, The Big Wave won the Children’s Book Award of the Child Study Association of America when it was first released.

This ebook features an illustrated biography of Pearl S. Buck including rare images from the author’s estate/5(). The Big Wave by Pearl S. Buck is a short novel for children about two young boys who live in Japan. When the big wave comes and takes Jiya's family, Jiya is raised by Kino's parents, but he must make a life decision when people begin rebuilding the fishing village on the deserted beach.

The Big Wave 1 The Big Wave PEARL S. BUCK Kino lived on a farm That lay on the side of a mountain in Japan. The mountain rose so steeply out of the ocean that there was only a strip of sandy shore at its foot. Upon this strip was a small fishing village where Kino's father sold his vegetables and rice and bought fish.

A set of 8 challenges to go accompany the book, "The Big Wave", by Pearl S. Buck. These challenges require students to complete creative and expository writing as. The Big Wave - Pearl S. Buck - Google Books The classic tale of a Japanese boy orphaned by a tsunami from the author of The Good Earth, the first American woman to win the Nobel Prize in 4/5(7).

The Big Wave and Other Stories book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The first story, The Big Wave is clearly the most poignant in this collection. It is a powerful tale of acknowledging the dangers of our world without fear and embracing life with acceptance of them.

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The classic tale of a Japanese boy orphaned by a tsunami from the author of The Good Earth, the first American woman to. The story of The Big Wave is the main point of this combination of a quiz and worksheet. Questions focus on the differences in Kino's and Jiya's.

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Buck is the author of many distinguished books for children and adults. She won the Child Study Association's Children's Book Award for The Big Wave, the Pulitzer Prize for her novel The Good Earth, and in received the Nobel Prize for literature/5(7). Go beyond a simple book report.

See the progress your students make while they are reading! The Big Wave Reading Journal: The Big Wave: Mixed Review Literature Unit The Big Wave mixed review - print all section questions at once (options for multiple keys) Extended Activities Extended Activities.

The Big Wave: Analogies.Pearl Buck's "The Big Wave" was my introduction as a 3rd grader into a world that was not a fairy tale world. Buck tells the story of friends, Kino and Jiya. They live in Japan as a farmer's son and a fisherman's son, respectively.

Kino is not as comfortable with the sea as Jiya is/5.(Slide 11) When the big wave started to rise, why did Jiya's family send him up the mountain? He was the youngest one and they wanted someone to live after them if the worst happened.

Note: It says in the book they send him up the mountain, but that meant the knoll with the castle. They thought they were sending him to the castle.