In cheering for ivan and his friends, we cheer for our own humanity and our own possibilities. About the one and only ivan ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Katherine applegates bestselling novel, the one and only ivan, celebrates the power of unexpected friendship. Encouraged by bob, the stray dog, and inspired by stella, ivan begins to imagine rescuing not only the baby elephant but himself. The one and only ivan short answer test answer key. Y dennis leloup, indianapolis, ind eileen makoff, ps 234 independence school, new york. Looking for newbery medal and honor seals for your book collection. Accelerated reader bookfinder us book detail ar bookfinder. Maybe he can use it to change the animals lives forever. Katherine applegates the one and only ivan was inspired by a reallife gorilla who lived in a mall in tacoma, wash. A newspaper man 67 how much are ivans paintings after the newspaper. Here you will learn many fun facts about the book and more. Katherine was inspired to write the one and only ivan after reading about the true story of a captive gorilla known as ivan, the shopping mall gorilla.
He has someone to protect 63 what does julia notice on the painting. The one and only ivan short answer test answer key k. Ivan lives in a large domain at one end of the ring that has glass walls and a fake jungle scene painted on one wall. Booksource is the premier trade book distributor to k12 school classrooms across the country. Ivan cannot read, but he knows there is a billboard for the circus that calls him the one and only ivan. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The book is about a silverback gorilla named ivan who lived in a cage at a mall. The one and only ivan by katherine applegate, patricia. The one and only ivan is a childrens novel written by k. Jan 27, 2016 katherine applegates writing is superb, subtle, and incredibly emotive. It not only brought us closer together as a class, it generated many wonderful, rich conversations. The novel is written in first person from the point of view of ivan, a silverback gorilla. Insofar as everything else in the book is the creation of applegates imagination, though, the book becomes more biographyish than true, blue biography.
Do you think its better to confront your past pain or to block it out and try to move on. Insofar as real ivans story matches up with our ivans story, the one and only ivan is biographical. Many of ivan s neighbors can do tricks in the circus show. The one and only ivan by readbook 30 august 2017 winner of the newbery medal 20inspired by a true story, this is the beautifully written tale of how a mighty gorilla wins his freedom. Jan 17, 2012 the one and only ivan was hailed as a best book of the year by kirkus, school library journal, and amazon, demonstrating it is a true classic in the making. Based on a true story, this book tells the tale of a captive gorilla who uses his artistic skill to help a baby elephant escape from the circusthemed mall wher. The 20 newbery medal book title of a book, article or other published item. Our booksource team is working remotely and available to answer questions, create price quotes. See more ideas about one and only ivan, one and only and the one. Somehow, this text is both simple and complex and i think thats why it appeals to students of varying reading levels. Evergreen reads tackles the one and only ivan evergreen.
The one and only ivan the book this book will break your heartand then, against all odds, mend it again. Ivan lives for many years without remembering important but painful parts of his past. Inspired by the true story of a silverback gorilla who lived in a circusthemed mall in washington state, this captivating story promises to be a favorite year after year. The one and only ivan accelerated reader bookfinder us book. In 20 it was named the winner of the newbery medal.
The one and only ivan by katherine applegate goodreads. In the tradition of timeless stories like charlottes web and stuart little, katherine applegate blends humor and poignancy to create ivans unforgettable firstperson narration in a story. Parents need to know that 20 newbery medal winner the one and only ivan, by animorphs coauthor katherine applegate, was inspired by the true story of a gorilla who, after more than a quarter century of captivity in a tourist trap, now lives happily in a fine habitat at zoo atlanta and is renowned for his art. The one and only ivan applegate, katherine ar quiz no. Living at the exit 8 big top mall and video arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. Ivan the gorilla lived alone in a shopping mall for over 20 years the urban gorilla duration. Accelerated reader quiz list reading practice mosinee school. The one and only ivan by katherine applegate is one of the greatest novels i have ever read to my students. The one and only ivan in which book does a character break multiple objects including 46 glasses, 7 lamps, and 1 radio. The one and only ivan will break your heartand then, against all odds, mend it again. Mar 26, 20 the one and only ivan is an exciting book about a gorilla who wants to save the other animals in the exit 8 big top mall from living a terrible life in captivity like he has for his whole life. Did you know that the book is based on a real gorilla yes ivan is a real gorilla. The one and only ivan, katherine applegate the one and only ivan is a childrens novel written by katherine applegate and illustrated by patricia castelao.
The one and only ivan katherine applegate hardcover. The one and only ivan by katherine applegate scholastic. The one and only ivan multiple choice test questions. In the book the one and only ivan, the main character is a gorilla that lives in a domain at the big top mall. Can animals be sad, depressed, bored, and jealous, or are those human emotions that we project onto animals. Ivan is surrounded by friends in his domain at the exit 8. The one and only ivan by katherine applegate overdrive. Applegate this set of lesson plans consists of approximately 128 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
The one and only ivan book test reading quiz quizizz. I have been reading the one and only ivan with my students for 3 years and their reactions are exactly like my daughters. The one and only ivan in june, nprs backseat book club will read katherine applegates tale of ivan, a gorilla who lives in a shopping mall. He connected with the character ivan and was emotionally pulled into the story. A giraffe 65 where does julia want to put ivans sign. Browse inside the one and only ivan by katherine applegate. Newbery medal and honor books, 1922present association for. The novel the one and only ivan has been selected for the second annual evergreen reads community reading program, which invites the entire village to read the same book, at the same time. This is an incredible book to be enjoyed solo or as a readaloud. It made me sad that he was mistreated and that he lived inside for 30 years.
The book is about a silverback gorilla named ivan who lives in a cage at a mall. Rightly so, the one and only ivan won the newbery medal in 20 and has consistently been a bestselling novel. The real ivan lived alone in a tiny cage for twentyseven years at a shopping mall before being moved to zoo atlanta after a public outcry. Ivan is a mighty silver back which means he is the leader of the pack.1099 308 221 1396 773 379 558 175 1228 921 88 346 937 114 866 865 76 999 34 80 1613 1470 564 227 64 1 1187 213 145 685 458 800 1429 1293