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The hole in the dike

by Norma B. Green

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Published by Scholastic Book Services in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

Retells the tale of the little boy whose resourcefulness and courage saved his country from being destroyed by the ocean.

Edition Notes

Adapted from a story which was first published in Hans Brinker; or, The silver skates, by M. M. Dodge.

Statementretold by Norma Green ; pictures by Eric Carle
SeriesReader"s choice -- level 7
ContributionsCarle, Eric, ill, Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24617841M
OCLC/WorldCa4651612

  The hole in the dike by Norma B. Green, , Scholastic Book Services edition, in EnglishCited by: 1. This is a basic misunderstanding: this is the legend described in the book, but in reality it is about Peter, the lockkeeper's son. While walking along an isolated part of the dike one night, he discovers a small hole through which water is seeping. He doesn't hesitate for a moment and sticks his finger in the dike.

Click to read more about The Hole in the Dike by Norma B. Green. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. The boy in the book shows his value of his town by keeping it from flooding away. The media in this book is collage/5(4). A leak in the dike! The stoutest heart Grows faint that cry to hear, And the bravest man in all the land Turns white with mortal fear. For he knows the smallest leak may grow To a flood in a single night; And he knows the strength of the cruel sea When loosed in its angry might.

A legendary Dutch boy saved Holland by plugging a hole of diameter cm in a dike with his finger. If the hole was m below the surface of the North Sea (density 1 kg/m 3). Good. The Hole in the Dike by Green, Norma. Special Attributes: Ex-Library. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. % Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers.. Book/5(66).


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After hearing a gurgling noise, he realizes there is a hole in the dike. Peter tries all night to stop the leak, but is unsuccessful/5. The Hole in the Dike (A Blue Ribbon Book) [Green, Norma B., Carle, Eric] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates (full title: Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland) is a novel by American author Mary Mapes Dodge, first published in The novel takes place in the Netherlands and is a colorful fictional portrait of early 19th-century Dutch life, as well as a tale of youthful honor.

The book's title refers to the beautiful silver skates to be Author: Mary Mapes Dodge. The Hole In The Dike Book - search pdf books free download Free eBook and manual for Business, Education,Finance, Inspirational, Novel, Religion, Social, Sports, Science, Technology, Holiday, Medical,Daily new PDF ebooks documents ready for download, All PDF documents are Free,The biggest database for Free books and documents search with fast results better than.

He took the short cut across the dike. Then he heard a little gurgle. He saw it. There was a hole in the dike.

So Peter slid down the dike and put his finger in the hole to stop the water from coming out and flooding the land. He called for help but no one heard him. If you want to find out if he saves the land read the book yourself. The Hole in the Dike Norma B. Green, Mary Mapes Dodge No preview available - About the author () Eric Carle is an award-winning, children's picture book author and illustrator whose most recognized work is The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book.

Carle was born to German parents in in Syracuse, New York. Get this from a library. The hole in the dike. [Norma B Green; Eric Carle; Mary Mapes Dodge] -- Retells the tale of the little boy whose resourcefulness and courage saved his country from being destroyed by the ocean. Home» Portfolios» The Hole in the Dike, Author: Norma Green The classic tale of the brave little Dutch boy who kept his finger in a leak in the dike all night long, preventing the damage from spreading, and so saved his town from a devastating flood.

At AM, a meter-section of the dike [50 feet] gave way and water gushed into the low-lying polder. The dike reeve commandeered the largest ship in the area, the Twee Gebroeders, which measured 18 meters [60 feet] and ordered it to plug the dike.

Skipper Evergroen drove the ship parallel to the hole, and then turned it to lock it in place. The Hole in the Dike Norma Green No preview available - About the author () Eric Carle is an award-winning, children's picture book author and illustrator whose most recognized work is The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book.

Carle was born to German parents in in Syracuse, New York. The family returned to Germany inmoving. Download Hole In The Dike Study Guide - book pdf free download link or read online here in PDF.

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The Hole In The Dike Quizzes & Trivia Unit 5-lesson 3: The Hole In The Dike The Hole in the Dike is a classic tale by Norma B. Green about a young Dutch boy named Peter that notices a small hole in a dike and plugs it for hours with his finger, saving Holland.

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ONCE THERE WAS. Buy The Hole in the Dike by Norma B Green online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $1. This book helps the reader relive the story of young Hans Brinker who saved Holland from a horrible flood.

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