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Keep the Lights Burning Abbie

Peter Roop

Keep the Lights Burning Abbie

by Peter Roop

  • 201 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Live Oak Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Audio: Juvenile

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11123135M
    ISBN 100874991366
    ISBN 109780874991369

    Determine that the central idea of the text is courage. We can all be brave--even children. When first faced with the idea of keeping the lights burning, Abbie didn't think she could do it--even for just one night. Abbie summoned her inner courage and kept the lights burning throughout a storm that lasted for weeks. Seven of their books are "Reading Rainbow" books, including Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie, a Feature Book. Their books have received recognition from the National Association of Science Teachers, National Council of Teachers of English, the Children's Book Council, and the American Library Association/5(5).

    Set in , Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie tells the story of Abbie Burgess who lives with her father, mother, and sisters on Matinicus Island in Maine where they tend a lighthouse. When Abbie’s father must sail to the mainland to get food for the family, oil for the lighthouse lamps, and medicine for his wife, a terrible storm blows up. In the winter of , a storm delays the lighthouse keeper's return to an island off the coast of Maine, and his daughter Abbie must keep the lights burning by .

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Keep the lights burning, Abbie by Peter Roop, , Houghton Mifflin edition, in English Keep the lights burning, Abbie ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: While her father is away, Abbie must keep her promise to care for her family and keep the lighthouse lights burning. Category Description for STUDY GUIDES & BOOKS: Please note that a brief synopsis of many of the books included .


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Keep the Lights Burning Abbie by Peter Roop Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Based on a true story of an storm off the coast of Maine, Abbie's tale is one of endurance and bravery One of the best historical beginning-to-reads- /5(46). Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie by Peter Roop & Connie Roop, pictures by Peter E. Hanson is a story about a lighthouse keeper's daughter who msut keep the lights burning by herself.

This is a true story based on the life of Abbie Burgess who kept the light on the Matinicus Rock Lighthouse, off the Maine coast inburning when her father was delayed returning for /5(71). Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie (On My Own History) - Kindle edition by Roop, Connie, Roop, Peter, Hanson, Peter E.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie (On My Own History)/5(55). Overview. Abbie was afraid. She had never had to keep the lights burning by herself.

But many lives depended on the lighthouse, and Papa was depending on Abbie. This is the exciting true story of Abbie Burgess, who in single-handedly kept the lighthouse lamps lit during a tremendous storm off the coast of Maine.5/5(2). Non-Fiction In the winter ofwhen Abbie’s father gets lost in a storm at sea, it’s up to her to keep the lighthouse lit and at the same time care for her two sisters and sick m see all LIST PRICE $ YOU SAVE $ Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie by Peter and Connie Roop (Reading level: 7 and up) Things to talk about: Where did Abbie live.

Why did Abbie’s father leave the island. How long was he gone. What jobs did Abbie have to do while her father was gone. Discuss how you would feel if you were Abbie. What would you have found most difficult.

This product goes along with the book "Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie", by Peter and Connie Roop. In the book, Abbie must keep the lights burning after a storm delays the lightkeeper's return to the island. This product includes comprehension questions about the story as well as an answer key.

The questions are in short answer format/5(38). In the winter ofher father, a lighthouse keeper, leaves to get badly-needed supplies and oil for the lamps. A violent winter storm begins, making it impossible for Mr.

Burgess to return for four weeks. Abbie had promised her father that she would keep the lights burning on the lighthouse. Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie by Peter and Connie Roop. A historical living book about lighthouse keepers in the for grades A Reading Rainbow book. Companion book to the literature study guide by Progeny Press pins.

Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie by Peter and Connie Roop. A historical living book about lighthouse keepers in the s for grades K A Reading Rainbow book. Companion book to the literature study guide by Progeny Press. 4 Reviews. Abbie was afraid.

She had never had to keep the lights burning by herself. But many lives depended on the lighthouse, and Papa was depending on Abbie. This is /5(4). She had never had to keep the lights burning by herself.

But many lives depended on the lighthouse, and Papa was depending on Abbie. This is the exciting true story of Abbie Burgess, who in single-handedly kept the lighthouse lamps lit during a tremendous storm off the coast of Maine.

by Connie Roop,Peter Roop. Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie tells the story of a young heroine who takes on an adult job while her father is away. If you’re curious and want more details, take a look at the Author’s Note on page 5.

In it, Peter and Connie Roop (the authors) tell more of what historians know about Abbie and the lighthouse at Matinicus Rock.

Here areFile Size: 2MB. I really enjoyed this book, and I hope you do to. This is a kids book about a girl whose father goes off to sea. The only credit that goes to me is the audio and video. All other credit is given. Inspired by a true story, Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie is about a young girl named Abbie Burgess who is charged by her father to light and keep the lights burning in the lighthouse when he must go for food and medicine.

Abbie and her sisters tend to their sick mother, and every night Abbie makes sure that the lighthouse lights stay : Lerner Publishing Group. In the winter ofa storm delays the lighthouse keeper's return to an island off the coast of Maine, and his daughter Abbie must keep the lights burning by herself.

Keep the Lights Burning, Abby by Peter and Connie Roop - Duration: BananaThorn 1, views. Leveled Books Database Search thousands of books leveled for guided reading, Reading Recovery, and Accelerated Reader: Book Levels: Guided Reading • Keep the Lights Burning Abbie: Author: Roop, Peter and Connie Amazon: More Info | Buy Now - If available: Guided Reading Level: K: Reading Recovery Level: Grade Level.

Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie is a well-written piece of historical fiction based on Abbie Burgess' own accounts and other historical sources.

This information is provided in the note by the authors at the beginning of the book. All incidences appear to be very representative of the life of the time depicted/5(4). Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie Worksheets and Literature Unit by Peter Roop and Connie Roop (Grades ). In the winter ofwhen Abbie's father gets lost in a storm at sea, it's up to her to keep the lighthouse lit and at the same time care for her two sisters and sick mother.

"A fascinating tale."- .Get this from a library! Keep the lights burning, Abbie. [Peter Roop; Connie Roop; Peter E Hanson] -- In the winter ofa storm delays the lighthouse keeper's return to an island off the coast of Maine, and his daughter Abbie must keep the lights burning by herself.Carolrhoda Books – Based on a true story of an storm off the coast of Maine, Abbie's tale is one of endurance and bravery.

When her father, the lighthouse keeper, sails off for supplies, he leaves Abbie in charge of lighting the oil lamps in the twin towers of their lighthouse and making sure that they don't go out.