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The Resource Hip hop speaks to children : a celebration of poetry with a beat, editor, Nikki Giovanni ; advisory editors, Tony Medina, Willie Perdomo and Michele Scott

Hip hop speaks to children : a celebration of poetry with a beat, editor, Nikki Giovanni ; advisory editors, Tony Medina, Willie Perdomo and Michele Scott

Label
Hip hop speaks to children : a celebration of poetry with a beat
Title
Hip hop speaks to children
Title remainder
a celebration of poetry with a beat
Statement of responsibility
editor, Nikki Giovanni ; advisory editors, Tony Medina, Willie Perdomo and Michele Scott
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
More than 50 poems and an accompanying CD introduce poetry with a beat
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811.008/09282
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PS591.N4
LC item number
H55 2008
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Giovanni, Nikki
  • Medina, Tony
  • Perdomo, Willie
  • Scott, Michele
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Poetry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hip hop speaks to children : a celebration of poetry with a beat, editor, Nikki Giovanni ; advisory editors, Tony Medina, Willie Perdomo and Michele Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents
  • The girls in the circle
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Who will cry?
  • Antwone Fisher
  • The song of the smoke
  • W.E.B. DuBois
  • Doubtless by Steve Ericson
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • The negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • If we forget
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • Ja Jahannes
  • from
  • "I have a dream"
  • Martin Luther King Jr
  • From
  • "Ham n eggs"
  • A tribe called Quest
  • Music for fun and profit
  • Gary Soto
  • Audition
  • Hope Anita Smith
  • from
  • Things
  • "Hey Mama"
  • Kanye West
  • Dream Boogie
  • Langston Hughes
  • Funky snowman
  • Calef Brown
  • Oh words
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • from
  • "Rapper's delight"
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • Sugarhill Gang
  • from
  • "Ladies first"
  • Queen Latifah
  • People equal
  • James Berry
  • from
  • "It's love"
  • Jill Scott
  • from
  • Hip hop rules the world
  • "Umi Says"
  • Mos Def
  • Taking action
  • James Berry
  • Dream variations
  • Langston Hughes
  • Allow me to introduce myself
  • Charles R. Smith, Jr.
  • Me
  • Elizabeth Swados
  • Jacqueline Woodson
  • Dat dere
  • Oscar Brown Jr.
  • Books
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • For word
  • Benjamin Zephaniah
  • Waitin' on summer
  • Ruth Forman
  • Jimmy Wall, 14, boy evangelist
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • I think I'll call it morning
  • from
  • "Principal's office"
  • Young MC
  • Love poem for my people
  • Pedro Pietri
  • why some people be mad at me sometimes
  • Lucille Clifton
  • from
  • "Love is..."
  • Common
  • Gil Scott-Heron
  • Harlem night song
  • Langston Hughes
  • Harlem hopscotch
  • Maya Angelou
  • from
  • "The Creation"
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Ego tripping
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • from
  • Aloneness
  • "No regrets"
  • Aesop Rock
  • First signature
  • Angela Shannon
  • No images
  • William Waring Cuney
  • Everything is everything
  • Lauryn Hill
  • The Rose that grew from concrete
  • Tupac Shakur
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Long track blues
  • Sterling A. Brown
  • from
  • "Talkin' all that jazz"
  • Stetsasonic
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • If we must die
  • Claude McKay
  • We wear the mask
Control code
ocn192048048
Dimensions
28 cm +
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781402210488
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004627
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)192048048
Label
Hip hop speaks to children : a celebration of poetry with a beat, editor, Nikki Giovanni ; advisory editors, Tony Medina, Willie Perdomo and Michele Scott
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents
  • The girls in the circle
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Who will cry?
  • Antwone Fisher
  • The song of the smoke
  • W.E.B. DuBois
  • Doubtless by Steve Ericson
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • The negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • If we forget
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • Ja Jahannes
  • from
  • "I have a dream"
  • Martin Luther King Jr
  • From
  • "Ham n eggs"
  • A tribe called Quest
  • Music for fun and profit
  • Gary Soto
  • Audition
  • Hope Anita Smith
  • from
  • Things
  • "Hey Mama"
  • Kanye West
  • Dream Boogie
  • Langston Hughes
  • Funky snowman
  • Calef Brown
  • Oh words
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • from
  • "Rapper's delight"
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • Sugarhill Gang
  • from
  • "Ladies first"
  • Queen Latifah
  • People equal
  • James Berry
  • from
  • "It's love"
  • Jill Scott
  • from
  • Hip hop rules the world
  • "Umi Says"
  • Mos Def
  • Taking action
  • James Berry
  • Dream variations
  • Langston Hughes
  • Allow me to introduce myself
  • Charles R. Smith, Jr.
  • Me
  • Elizabeth Swados
  • Jacqueline Woodson
  • Dat dere
  • Oscar Brown Jr.
  • Books
  • Eloise Greenfield
  • For word
  • Benjamin Zephaniah
  • Waitin' on summer
  • Ruth Forman
  • Jimmy Wall, 14, boy evangelist
  • Walter Dean Myers
  • I think I'll call it morning
  • from
  • "Principal's office"
  • Young MC
  • Love poem for my people
  • Pedro Pietri
  • why some people be mad at me sometimes
  • Lucille Clifton
  • from
  • "Love is..."
  • Common
  • Gil Scott-Heron
  • Harlem night song
  • Langston Hughes
  • Harlem hopscotch
  • Maya Angelou
  • from
  • "The Creation"
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • Ego tripping
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • from
  • Aloneness
  • "No regrets"
  • Aesop Rock
  • First signature
  • Angela Shannon
  • No images
  • William Waring Cuney
  • Everything is everything
  • Lauryn Hill
  • The Rose that grew from concrete
  • Tupac Shakur
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Long track blues
  • Sterling A. Brown
  • from
  • "Talkin' all that jazz"
  • Stetsasonic
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • If we must die
  • Claude McKay
  • We wear the mask
Control code
ocn192048048
Dimensions
28 cm +
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781402210488
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004627
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)192048048

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