A young girl uses various arguments to convince her parents to let her have her ears pierced. Earrings! by Judith Viorst – I want them. I need them. I love them. Beautiful earrings. Glorious earrings. What will a young girl do to get her ears pierced?. Earrings! by Judith Viorst – book cover, description, publication history.
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Apr erarings, Jamie Tedesco rated it really liked it Shelves: I think that many students could relate to the main character, and this text would show them how persuasive writing could look.
Earrings by Judith Viorst is such a cute and humorous book. The chase is on!
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I don’t understand what the point of this book was – it’s a picture book about whining. Also, the illustrations are very simple but go along perfectly with the story. Mindful Affirmations for Kids. It is a great way to show my students that they already know how to persuade; now we just have to write The first time I read this book, I just thought it was cute and quirky. Hardcover Hardcover Trade Paperback.
Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Earrings is a fun book with lots of humor. Get relationship help, parenting advice, healthy recipes, and tips for living a happy life from our author experts. A good book from the point of view of the child To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here. I read this for my classroom, it helped me show persuasion for writing.
This book is a young girl’s lament about the fact that her parents do not think she is quite old enough for pierced ears. It is a good book to use when teaching children about writing to persuade. Here in Canada, anyway, most people these days seem fine with getting their children’s ears pierced early on I was 5-ish, one of my cousins was a few months old.
Ah, most children can identify with wanting something very badly and constantly hearing “No” from their parents.
Share eaarrings thoughts with other customers. I’m not sure what the overall “message” was here, though, as there doesn’t seem to be any resolution and I don’t really like whiny behavior which, in this case, seems to go unchecked- Ah, most children can identify with wanting something very badly and constantly hearing “No” from their parents.
Jan 07, Emmaline MacBeath rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jan 11, Kelci Cox-Griswold rated it really liked it Shelves: Customers who viewed this item also viewed. This book is a great way to introduce persuasive writing to students and talk about different ways that kudith tries to persuade her parents into letting her get her ears pierced.
I like that at the end of the book, she doesn’t get her ears pierced, but is promised earrings when she is alittle bit older. Great book to introduce during persuasive writing week.
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