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Operation Yes

Sara Holmes

Operation Yes

by Sara Holmes

  • 67 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Arthur A. Levine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teachers -- Fiction,
  • Acting -- Fiction,
  • Military bases -- Fiction,
  • Schools -- Fiction,
  • Cousins -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In her first ever teaching job, Miss Loupe uses improvisational acting exercises with her sixth-grade students at an Air Force base school, until a family tragedy causes her class to unite behind a plan to help her, her brother, and other wounded soldiers.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSara Lewis Holmes.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H7376 Op 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22853134M
    ISBN 109780545107952, 9780545107969
    LC Control Number2008053732

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Operation Yes by Sara Holmes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Operation yes is not good. This book by Sara Holmes struggles to keep the story interesting. While the idea behind a bunch of kids trying to help their crazy teacher is good, the execution is awful.

One of the worst parts is the lack of character development/5. Operation Yes not only illustrates some of Long War's effects on military families and communities, but does it with compelling characters, a delightful story, and an emotionally stirring finale.

The book rings with authenticity, from the "click" of flightsuits in the clothes dryer (a flightsuit has 8 metal zippers of varying length) through /5(17). Operation Yes is a young adult novel by Sara Lewis Holmes. It tells the story of the sixth graders at Young Oaks elementary school on an army base in Reform, North Carolina.

Book Wizard; Operation Yes. By Sara Lewis Holmes. Grades. W. Genre. Fiction No one in her sixth-grade class knows quite what to make of Ms. Loupe, with her short hair, her taped square "stage" on the floor, and the interest in improvisational theatre.

Operation Yes book all, their school is on an Air Force base, a place that values. Operation YES was inspired by the vision to help you create your OWN economic salvation while directly helping the homeless at the same time.

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Brand: Scholastic, Inc. Operation Yes. By: National Book Award winner Gloria Whelan brilliantly Operation Yes book the final days of tsarist Russia.

For young Katya Ivanova, playmate to the Grand Duchesses of Russia, St. Petersburg in is a magical place. But outside the palace, changes are sweeping through the country, threatening everything and everyone Katya loves.

In this lively, often funny novel, an enthusiastic teacher brings improv to restless sixth graders at a rundown school on a North Carolina Air Force base. Her recruits include Bo, son of the base commander, and Bo's troubled cousin Gari, who joins Bo's family under protest when her mom is redeployed to Iraq.

Enduring substandard living conditions, frequent moves and abrupt deployments to far Author: Sara Lewis Holmes. Great Things About This Book If you would like to read this book it is at the school library. I really like how the author switches from character to character during the chapter. I also like how the author made Miss Loupe change personalities when she put her black slippers on.

OPERATION YES by Sara Lewis Holmes is one of a number of new books just out that focus on issues relating to war in the Middle East. The conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are touching more and more lives here in the U.S., and many authors have taken on the challenge of including these current events in their new novels/5(4).

After reading ''Operation Yes,'' by Sara L. Holmes, this lesson plan will help you comprehensively review the book with your students. Students will summarize the book, discuss characters and plot. Project Blue Book was one of a series of systematic studies of unidentified flying objects (UFOs) conducted by the United States Air Force (USAF).

It started inthe third study of its kind, following projects Sign () and Grudge (). A termination order was given for the study in Decemberand all activity under its auspices officially ceased on January 19th, Holmes takes the normal life of a 6th grader, and turns it into a thrilling, risk-taking, and depressing realistic fiction story.

So new recruit, are you just going to sit there and read this book, or are you going to dive into the story and become part of Operation YES.

Victim of both the Great Plague and the Great Fire of London, a homeless, penniless eleven-year-old must decide what direction his life should take. It stands unconquered, the last great summit of the Alps.

Only one man has ever dared to approach the top, and that man died in his pursuit. He was. Ms. Truax and her kitten present a book talk about the book Operation Yes by Sara Lewis Holmes.

Booktalk for Operation Yes by Sara Lewis Holmes. The moment Miss Loupe got down on her hands and knees to put tape on the floor, the kids in Room knew that sixth grade was not going to be what they'd thought it would be.

Long-time followers of this blog know how much it bothers me when an author uses her characters and plot as mere vehicles to forward an agenda; far to the contrary, I think Operation Yes offered a balanced, true presentation of how most kids stuck in the middle of it actually feel about war.

Ms Holmes presents the facts, simple as that. Operation Yes officially debuted earlier this month, and it has received a starred review from Booklist and much love from Sara’s and my fellow bloggers, including The Reading Zone, the Old Coot, and Finding Wonderland.

Over the last few months, our conversation has expanded from blogs to Twitter, where we both tweet away about our daily work. OPERATION YES by Sara Lewis Holmes is one of a number of new books just out that focus on issues relating to war in the Middle East.

The conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are touching more and more lives here in the U.S., and many authors have taken on the challenge of including these current events in their new novels.

The first middle-grade novel about the home front during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, Operation Yes is a poignant, funny, and generous book about an amazing teacher and the students she inspires.

Operation Yes by: Sara Lewis Holmes Main events Characters Gari Bo Some of the many main events to me were the food fight, first day of school, and having them do the drama. I feel like these events really stuck out to me. Yeah, there are other main events but at least to me I.Operation YES by Sara Lewis Holmes.

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Only $1/month. Operation. Operation Yes, by Sara Lewis Holmes. October 9, and Bo’s whole class want to help. In the most moving part of the book Bo, his cousin Gari, Ms.

Loupe’s entire class and finally the whole community find a way to work together and, if not fix the unfixable, at least make things better. Operation Yes is definitely in this category.