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Acorn People

Ron Jonses

Acorn People

by Ron Jonses

  • 145 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Movie-TV Tie-In,
  • Social Services & Welfare,
  • Movie / TV Tie-Ins

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10633592M
    ISBN 100553249010
    ISBN 109780553249019
    OCLC/WorldCa11419000

    Acorn People by Ron Jones available in Mass Market on , also read synopsis and reviews. This true story of a boy who must overcome prejudice and weakness to treat a group of special needs. The Acorn People - Benny B. essaysBenny B. is a character in the book The Acorn People by Ron Jones. He is a strong person that shows great prowess. At camp Wiggin he gets a chance to have his dreams come true. Unfortunately Benny B. has polio. Although this .

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      To the real acorn people I read this book almost thirty years real change me and connected me to people with disabilities. You walk away feeling more and understanding what a person and their family face to be different. Cudos to anyone who has come in contact volunteered worked or even just spent time getting to ste thunder/5(39). "[The Acorn People] will give your innards a bear hugYou will read this book with a lump in your throat.”-Lincoln Journal“A fantastic and beautiful story.”—Seattle Times “Uncomfortably moving, yet told in surprisingly unsentimental terms.


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"[The Acorn People] will give your innards a bear hugYou will read this book with a lump in your throat.”-Lincoln Journal“A fantastic and beautiful story.”—Seattle Times “Uncomfortably moving, yet told in surprisingly unsentimental terms/5(65).

"[The Acorn People] will give your innards a bear hugYou will read this book with a lump in your throat.”-Lincoln Journal “A fantastic and beautiful story.”—Seattle Times “Uncomfortably moving, yet told in surprisingly unsentimental terms/5(47).

The Acorn People by Ron Jones is a small and simple book that manages to give an enormous emotional impact to those who read it. This is done by showing us some of the struggles that people who have special needs face compared to someone who doesnt have special needs, and how they enjoy their life despite their needs/5.

About The Acorn People. This true story of a boy who must overcome prejudice and weakness to treat a group of special needs children with the respect—and love—they deserve “will give your innards a bear hug You will read this book with a lump in your throat.”.

"[The Acorn People] will give your innards a bear hugYou will read this book with a lump in your throat.”-Lincoln Journal“A fantastic and beautiful story.”—Seattle Times “Uncomfortably moving, yet told in surprisingly unsentimental termsCited by: 8.

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"The Acorn People" book was written by a man named Ron Jones. In this truly moving book handicapped people were put into a camp and were taught the struggles that may happen in your everyday life, yet this book demonstrated what true friendship and togetherness is all about.

This. Directed by Joan Tewkesbury. With Ted Bessell, Cloris Leachman, Dolph Sweet, LeVar Burton. An unemployed teacher becomes a counselor at a summer camp for severely disabled children/10(35).

The Acorn People. Home; The Acorn People You will read this book with a lump in your throat." (Lincoln Journal) From Ron Jones, a teacher who started the classroom program that inspired the movie The Wave, comes a memoir about a life-changing summer.

Ron expected that his time as a counselor at Camp Wiggin would be filled with sunny days. Learn acorn people book with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of acorn people book flashcards on Quizlet. The Acorn People is a true story by author Ron Jones, who worked as a camp counselor for teens with disabilities and illnesses.

The campers learn that they can accomplish their goals through friendship, determination and encouragement. This packet includes a 29 question study guide, a character note. Free The Acorn People study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more.

The Acorn People-Characters. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. chelseacalo Terms in this set (10) Ron Jones. A selfish caretaker because he doesn't like helping the children.

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Specialist divisions. the acorn people - jones, ron/ parker, tom (ilt) - new paperback book. Additional Information from Movie Mars Product Description The author's experiences as a counselor at a summer camp for handicapped children form the basis for his portrayal of five severely handicapped youths at Camp Wiggin and the acorn necklaces and zest for life that /5().

The Acorn People (Bantam Books, ) DIRECTIONS. Choose the word that means the same, or about the same, as the underlined word. Circle the letter for the answer you have chosen.

SAMPLE A To frolic - A to consider B to stop suddenly C to clean up D to play A. 1. Another word for compassion is - A sympathy B anger C distress D delight.Conflict in the Acorn people arises in various instances. In most cases, it is as a result of disagreement between the characters.

This is a book about disabled children.But everything changes once Ron gets to know his group—kids who call themselves “the Acorn People” because of the acorn necklaces they wear around their necks. The campers teach him that, inside, they are the same as any average kid, and with encouragement, determination, and .