Bright lights, big city–Ms. Rooney’s class is heading for NYC! They’ll see dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History and they’ll visit the Bronx Zoo, the Statue of Liberty, and many more sights. They’ll even be in a Flag Day parade.
Ms. Rooney’s named Emily their "New York City expert." But Emily doesn’t know a thing about The Big Apple. And it’s Pizzazz Week at the Polk Street School–not only does Emily not have pizzazz, but she did something that let her class down. What will she do when they find out? Not to worry! Emily finds the answers in The Big Apple, which is full of fun and big surprises for everyone.
About Patricia Reilly Giff
“I want to see children curled up with books, finding an awareness of themselves as they discover other people’s thoughts. I want them to make the connection that books are people’s stories, that writing is talking on paper, and I… More about Patricia Reilly Giff