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6 edition of Double Dutch found in the catalog.

Double Dutch

by Sharon M. Draper

  • 183 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rope skipping -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Contests -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Dyslexia -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Friendship -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Schools -- Juvenile fiction,
  • African Americans -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Cincinnati (Ohio) -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    Three eighth-grade friends, preparing for the International Double Dutch Championship jump rope competition in their home town of Cincinnati, Ohio, cope with Randy"s missing father, Delia"s inability to read, and Yo Yo"s encounter with the class bullies.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSharon M. Draper.
    GenreJuvenile fiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246784M
    ISBN 100689842317, 0689842309
    LC Control Number00050247

    Double Dutch is a popular team sport. Discuss how organized sports and athletic events are positive activities. Trace how the sport of Double Dutch was helpful in the lives of the following characters: o Delia o Randy o Misty o Yolanda RL RL W Minor characters are often very important in the development of a story. Jumping rope can be a great way to keep fi t. Double Dutch is a game of jump rope with a twist. There are two ropes, and each is turned in a different direction. A double Dutch team has at least three or four members, including two rope turners and one or two jumpers. Within the ropes, the jumpers may do the same moves or different ones.

    It might have been the Ratcatcher's Daughter in double Dutch for all that your besotted heads can tell! See what I have brought myself to — the crew I have come among!".   Ch. 2 Double Dutch Kathleen Davis. Loading Unsubscribe from Kathleen Davis? Bridge To Terabithia Book Talk - Duration: .

    Delia loves Double Dutch. And she's good at it. Really good. So good that her team has a chance to win the World Double Dutch Championships this year -- Delia is sure of it. What she is less sure of is her chance of passing the school's state exam, because Delia has been using her success at Double Dutch to mask a secret that could jeopardize her place on the team, and . Start studying Double Dutch Comprehension. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.


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