In celebration of the 30th anniversary of The Polar Express, enjoy these fun facts about the book! The setting of the book is based on Van Allsburgs childhood home in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pere Marquette 1225 train, now in Owosso, Michigan, was the inspiration for the story. You can also get a free Polar Express Pack of 70 pages of educational materials to go with the book from 3 Dinosaurs.
These free Polar Express Activities offer fun learning projects that involve beginning sounds, sorting, The Polar Express Train Ride. Here is a very special chance for you and the entire family to experience the magic of The Polar Express, the The Polar Express Read by Liam Neeson Audio CD Audiobook, 2000.
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The book arrived in great Countdown to Christmas. 25 Days of The Polar Express: a variety of fun Polar Expressthemed games and activities for every day in December up to the 25th!.
PLAY NOW Aug 15, 2012 Acting extraordinaire Liam Neeson takes time out of his busy schedule (which mostly consists of killing dudes and spouting memes into phones) to tell us the story of The Polar The Polar Express is a treasured holiday tradition. This lavish gift set includes a CD audio recording read by Liam Neeson, a keepsake" All Aboard" ornament, and a note from author Chris Van Allsburg.
The Polar Express ISBN: 19. 99 1986 Caldecott Medal Winner 12 million copies sold worldwide A New York Times Best Illustrated Book A New York Times Bestseller. For millions of readers worldwide, this mysterious journey to the North Pole has become a beloved classic. Follow the readaloud with a book conversation (see sample guiding questions for a Polar Express book talk below). Add to the magic by celebrating with hot cocoa" as thick and rich as melted chocolate bars" and candy with nougat centers" as white as snow.
" Nov 09, 2004 Parents need to know The Polar Express, by Chris van Polar express book read on youtube, won the 1986 Caldecott Medal and was adapted for a 2004 film. Its lush drawings of the winter world seen through the eyes of a child complement the quietly elegant story of a boy who takes a magical train ride to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.