Ellie May on Presidents' Day

Ellie May on Presidents' Day

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Overview

Just how far will Ellie May go to be chosen as class flag leader during the exciting week leading up to Presidents' Day?

Quirky and funny, second-grader Ellie May enjoys learning about US presidents. But she absolutely loves the idea of being class flag leader during the week before Presidents' Day. Tired of not being chosen to hold the flag, she makes it her mission to finally get picked. Along the way, Ellie May ends up karate chopping the class plant when she tries to determine whether George Washington actually chopped down that cherry tree. Next she takes apart the class pencil sharpener when she learns that Abraham Lincoln liked learning how gadgets work. Ellie May may not be perfect like Miss-Know-it-All Ava or calm like her best friend Lizzy, but she's good-hearted and eventually realizes that honesty and patience go a long way.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781580899284
Publisher: Charlesbridge
Publication date: 12/18/2018
Series: Ellie May Series , #1
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 669,972
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

Hillary Homzie has written several books for tweens, including Things Are Going to Get Ugly, The Hot List, and Queen of Likes for Aladdin Books of Simon & Schuster. She lives in Napa, California, with her family.

Jeffrey Ebbeler has illustrated more than forty picture books, including Melvin the Mouth and Tiger in My Soup. He has worked as an art director, done paper engineering for pop-up books, created large scale murals for schools and churches, and sculpted puppets. www.jeffillustration.com

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“Who wants to be flag leader?” asked Ms. Silva first thing Monday morning.
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