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Zomo the Rabbit

A Trickster Tale from West Africa

by Gerald McDermott

  • 142 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Voyager Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7362964M
ISBN 100152010106
ISBN 109780152010102

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Zomo the Rabbit: A Trickster Tale from West Africa [Gerald McDermott] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Zomo the rabbit, a trickster from West Africa, wants wisdom. But he must accomplish three apparently impossible tasks before Sky God will give him what he wants. Is he clever enough to do as Sky God asks? Reading to Kids is a grassroots organization dedicated to inspiring underserved children with a love of reading, thereby enriching their lives and opportunities for future success. Reading to Kids currently works with Gratts, Magnolia, Esperanza, Los Angeles, Politi, White, Alta Loma, and MacArthur Park Elementary Schools (located in Los Angeles, California) to support monthly, school.

  The words have the drama and immediacy of the oral tradition ("Zomo! / Zomo the rabbit. / He is not big. / He is not strong. / But he is very clever"). As Zomo talks to Sky God and outwits Big Fish, Wild Cow, and Leopard, the book design reinforces the surprising exploits of a trickster who is cunning but may not always be wise/5(4). - Buy Zomo the Rabbit (Trickster) book online at best prices in India on Read Zomo the Rabbit (Trickster) book reviews & author details and /5(46).


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Zomo the Rabbit: A Trickster Tale from West Africa by Gerald McDermott is a folklore intended for k-2 grade. This book is about a clever rabbit who wants to earn wisdom from the Sky God. Sky God tells Zomo that if he does three impossible things, Sky God will give Zomo wisdom.

Well Zomo learns that every action has a consequence.4/5. His acclaimed series of trickster tales consists of Raven (a Caldecott Honor Book), Zomo the Rabbit, Coyote, Jabuti, Pig-Boy, and Monkey, each of which draws from the folktale traditions of a different part of the world.

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Sky God says that if Zomo can do three impossible tasks, he will give Zomo wisdom. The three difficult tasks are: collect scales from Big Fish, milk from Strong Cow, and a tooth from Leopard.

Zomo the Rabbit is an example of an animal trickster and is often at the center of many of the traditional tales of West Africa, while other cultures tell similar stories about the Spider and the Tortoise using guile and trickery to outwit their larger "Zomo the Rabbit: A Trickster Tale from West Africa" Gerald McDermott knows that he Cited by: Zomo the rabbit, a trickster from West Africa, wants wisdom.

But he must accomplish three apparently impossible tasks before Sky God will give him what he wants. Zomo the rabbit, a trickster from Zomo the Rabbit book Africa, wants wisdom. But he must accomplish three apparently impossible tasks before Sky God will give him what he wants.

Is he clever enough to do as Sky God asks. &#;The tale moves along with the swift concision of Brand: HMH Books. This book is a trickster tale from West Africa. The theme of Zomo the Rabbit is the quest for wisdom, while the tone of the book is fun. Sky God gives Zomo three impossible tasks.

In completion of these tasks Zomo learns three things are worth having: courage, good sense, and caution. He has all but caution and now he has wisdom/5(5). Zomo the Rabbit Discussion Guide. Grades. PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5 Book. Teach This Lesson. Personal Response SHARE OPINIONS.

Give children an opportunity to share their thoughts and opinions about the story. You may wish to prompt discussion with questions such as: How did you like Zomo's tricks.

Did he earn wisdom. Why do you think that. Third, Zomo had to get the tooth of elephant. true false. f e f s o l l ae l fu e fr st e l a c s s i h d n a d e c n a d h s i F g i B.

8 9. Wild Cow liked to give Zomo her milk. true false Sky God said that Zomo had courage and a bit of sense, but no caution. true false Zomo the Rabbit by Gerald McDermott.

Zomo the Rabbit (primary) Book 1 of 9 Use this 'Book: Zomo the Rabbit (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Zomo the Rabbit (primary)'. This unit reviews Gerald McDermott's tale of an African rabbit.

Good story sequencing practice, a. He is not big. He is not strong. But he is very clever. Sky God says that if Zomo can do three impossible tasks, he will give Zomo wisdom. The three difficult tasks are: collect scales from Big Fish, milk from Strong Cow, and a tooth from Leopard.

Is Zomo clever enough to do the impossible. Simple, rhythmic language and dazzling art influenced by African design combine to bring this. Zomo the Rabbit by Gerald McDermott,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5().

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Created by TeachingBooks. Zomo the Rabbit. by Gerald McDermott. 6 Resources. Zomo the Rabbit is a great multicultural book for children.

Zomo wants wisdom, so the Sky God gives him tasks to complete before he will grant him wisdom. This book could be used in the classroom to teach sequences, and it could also be used to teach children that to get what you want you have to work for it.

()4/5(36). Zomo The Rabbit: A Trickster Tale From South Africa Book Information. Title: Zomo The Rabbit: A Trickster Tale From South Africa.

Author: McDermott, Gerald. Isbn: Zomo the Rabbit, an African trickster, sets out to gain wisdom. Hook Your Students. 'Zomo the Rabbit' is a story by Gerald McDermott based on African mythology. This lesson plan uses the story, a text lesson, and a small group activity to engage students as they learn about Zomo.

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You can add expertise and of course you can around the world by way of a. A rabbit asks the sky god for wisdom, and learns that he must first fool three animals. McDermott tells the tale in punchy, short sentences and sunny paintings that echo African styles and motifs.

Zomo is a bucktoothed comic figure whose antics will keep readers laughing; and though he accomplishes his tasks more easily than Ananse in Haley's A Story, A Story, the prize is smaller too&# Author: Gerald Mcdermott.

Get this from a library! Zomo, the rabbit: [tales]. [Hugh Sturton] -- The tales recounted here are adapted by the author from his having heard the Hausa tribes of northern Nigeria tell them around the fireside. The hero, Zomo, is the same character who later became. : Zomo the Rabbit: A Trickster Tale from West Africa: Inscribed by author to previous owner on front end paper.

Clean and tight. A mischievous West African rabbit desires wisdom but he must accomplish three impossible tasks. He is not big, he is not strong but he is very clever. Protected in a new archival dust jacket. Satisfaction guaranteed.4/5().His acclaimed series of trickster tales consists of Raven (a Caldecott Honor Book), Zomo the Rabbit, Coyote, Jabuti, Pig-Boy, and Monkey, each of which draws from the folktale traditions of a different part of the world.

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