Free lyle, lyle, crocodile study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Grumps, who hates lyle, parades, people, and pretty much everything. And lyle loves the whole, wide wonderful world and thinks the world loves him, until one day he receives a mysterious note that says, i hate you. Lyle, lyle, crocodile is a heart warming storying about a crocodile that is a pet to mrs.
Download and print invitations, name tags and games for your party. In 1965 bernie took a character that had appeared in another book, the house on east 88 th street, and starred him in his own story. Lyles creator, bernard waber, has received numerous accolades for the internationally translated series. Lyle, lyle, crocodile, softcover 97803957208 by bernard waber. The primm family welcomed lyle into their home, and since then children have. Grumps and his cat loretta do no like lyle the crocodile at all. Free lyle, lyle, crocodile worksheets and literature unit. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, teachingbooks supports the first amendment and celebrates the right to read. Lyle, lyle crocodile by bernard waber memoria press. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber librarything. Lyle is now featured in an hbo storytime musical, a nationally touring musical, and is available as a plush doll. Today is the birthday of one of the nicest human beings i ever had the chance to work with, bernie waber. I had previously heard of lyle, lyle crocodile but i had never read it for myself.
Do you think this story is about a real crocodile or a makebelieve crocodile. A quiet, unassuming man, bernie had a gentle sense of humorone that he relied on for books like ira sleeps over and lyle, lyle crocodile born in philadelphia, bernie moved frequently during his childhood years. Read some of these fun and funny books about crocodiles in connection with the coteries performance of lyle the crocodile. Music by richard gray stage by arvada center for the arts. Everyone in the neighborhood loves lyle the crocodile except for a cranky neighbor and his nervous cat. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber, read aloud by story. Page dedicated to the lyle the crocodile books by bernard waber. Lyle the crocodile series by bernard waber goodreads. Lyle, a very wellbehaved crocodile, lives with the primm family on east eighteighth street. With the publication of the house on east 88th street in 1962, his lyle, lyle crocodile series of books became a mainstay of childrens literature. Lyle, lyle, crocodile, by bernard waber the house on east 88th street, by bernard waber lyle, lyle, crocodile. A literary landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing new york city reptile can now be found on east 88th street and bernard wabers artwork is the subject of a traveling. The more the well meaning lyle tried to win the frightened lorettas friendship by flashing his toothsome smile, the more unhappy loretta became. Lyle the crocodile requires separate underlying rights from curtis brown ltd.
A cranky neighbor puts lyle in the zoo but experiences a change of heart when the crocodile saves him from a fire. A cranky neighbor puts lyle in the zoo, but experiences a change of heart when the crocodile saves him from a fire. Grumps feelings change throughout the story activity to practice abc order using words from the story y as a vowel sort. Bernard waber ebook or kindle epub free ages 4 to 8. Since then, lyle has won the hearts of all he meets. See more ideas about crocodile, vintage circus and night circus. When joshua primm and his family move into their new house, they find a crocodile in the bathtub. This collection features an introduction by bernard waber, lyles creator, a digital download of mr. The fictional series follows the life of lyle, a citydwelling crocodile who lives in a victorian brownstone with a family named the primms. Learn some awesome activities with lyle, lyle the crocodile.
Lyle the crocodile, adapted by kevin kling and based on the book by bernard waber, with music by richard gray, will be staged from july 20 to 29, at the hal and martha hyer wallis theater, 1949 campus drive, on northwesterns evanston campus. Lyle becomes good friends with the folks in the building, except for mr. But because of an unfortunate episode, lyle finds himself incarcerated in the central park zoo. Loretta the cat is very scared of lyle because she doesnt know him well and assume he is a. Young readers are sure to love lyle the crocodile and all the silly situations he gets himself into. Lyle the crocodile is perfectly happy living with the primms on east 88th street until irritable mr. Bernard waber, who has written eight delightful books about lyle the crocodile, a little boy named ira, and a firefly named torchy, is the author of more than seventeen picture books for children. Bernard wabercreator of the house on east 88th streetcharms young readers again with this endearing, whimsical 1965 classic, perfectly complemented by his simple, sketchy, comical illustrations. Robert schraeder koonce and megee give coteries lyle the crocodile its biting humor missy koonce and ron megee, friends and colleagues since college, have always worked well together by tapping into each others crazed theatrical imaginations. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber is a really good book. And as readers learned in the house on east 88th st, when the winsome lyle and the versatile bernard waber get together, a real treat is in store. This clip is simply for entertainment purposes only. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber read aloud by story time with nana. Lyle enjoys helping the primm family with everyday chores, and playing with the neighborhood kids.
Lyle the crocodile first appeared in the house on east 88th. His name is lyle, he performs tricks, and, oh, he only eats turkish caviar. Primm dance together during the reprise, they are joined by joshua and mr. He helps them out with many things and is very loved. Lyle, lyle crocodile, ira sleeps over, ask me and courage are among the over 30 childrens books bernard waber published.
As lyles excellent reputation as a dog walker spreads, the number of dogs in his charge growsfrom one dog to 10. Waber reading lyle, lyle, crocodile, and four complete books. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. Nov 24, 2019 shes actually combined both the original book and its sequel, lyle, lyle, crocodile to create this 60minute tuneful treat.
Lyle, lyle crocodile is a childrens book written by bernard waber first published in 1965 2 it is the sequel to the house on east 88th street, published in 1962. Everyone in the neighborhood loves lyle the crocodileexcept. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of its content suppliers and protected by us and international laws. The stage lights will go dark at the end of the song. Lyle, lyle crocodile is a childrens book written by bernard waber first published in 1965. Free lyle, lyle, crocodile worksheets and literature unit for. A chalkboard, white board, or chart paper to record information from the text. Lyle, lyle, crocodile storybook treasury by bernard waber. I enjoyed its simple, silly story and its paireddown but color popping illustrations. Jul 16, 2012 lyle the crocodile, adapted by kevin kling and based on the book by bernard waber, with music by richard gray, will be staged from july 20 to 29, at the hal and martha hyer wallis theater, 1949 campus drive, on northwesterns evanston campus. The book is the second in the lyle the crocodile series. Lyle walks the dogs, by bernard waber funny, funny lyle, by bernard waber courage, by bernard waber on the web houghtonmif.
The house on east 88th street celebrates 50 years in print. Write sentences from the story lyle, lyle, crocodile on separate sticky notes. This anniversary collection features an introduction by bernard waber, lyles creator, an mp3 download of mr. The house on east 88th street by bernard waber is the first book in the lyle series. Feb 11, 2019 lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber read aloud by story time with nana. Can lovable lyle make everything right with his grumpy neighbors. Lyle, lyle, crocodile exists in three arrangements for narrator and solo piano, chamber orchestra, or full orchestra. I think young children would really enjoy this story and like thinking of what it would be like to have a crocodile as a pet. Lyle the crocodile lives in a house on east 88th street in new york city. Grumps next door changes all that by putting lyle in the zoo. While the primm family is busily moving into their new home on east 88th street, they are shocked to discover a crocodile in their bathtub. Waber began charming young readers in 1962 and his whimsical books became instant classics.
The lyle the crocodile book series by bernard waber includes books the house on east 88th street, lyle, lyle, crocodile, lyle and the birthday party, and several more. Worksheets and activities for lyle, lyle crocodile by. Greetings and welcome to lyle the crocodile play for young audiences based on books by bernard waber music by richard gray and adapted for the stage by kevin kling this study guide provides ideas for turning a day at the theater into an interactive educational experience. The beloved classic series, lyle, lyle crocodile books are still taught in elementary classrooms around the country today. Fiction lyle the crocodile is perfectly happy living with the primms on east 88th street until irritable mr. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber, read aloud by. All copy written material is property of its respected owners. Lyle is perfectly happy living with the primms on east 88th st. Waber reading lyle, lyle, crocodile, and four complete books, the house on east 88th. Music by richard gray stage by arvada center for the. He first appeared in 1962 and the last title was published in 2010. The house on east 88th street, lyle, lyle, crocodile, lyle and the birthday party, lovable lyle, lyle finds his mother, funny, funny lyle, lyle at the o.
Everyone in the neighborhood loves lyle the crocodileexcept for a cranky neighbor and his nervous cat. Its about a crocodile that lives on east 88th street with mr. You can customize the printable with the options shown below, or you can just click the build printable button to create it now. In 2014 the yorkville community school on east 88th street was designated as a literary landmark, honoring both waber and lyle. In lyle, lyle crocodile by bernard waber, lyle the crocodile lives with the primm family in east 88th street in manhattan. Shes actually combined both the original book and its sequel, lyle, lyle, crocodile to create this 60minute tuneful treat.
If you have a request for a book you would like read aloud, leave it in the comments. Lyle lyle crocodile storybook treasury bernard waber. Can be used for reading group followup or for whole class. The picture book and its corresponding the picture book and its corresponding guide can become an important element in your whole language reading program. Lyle is the story of a friendly crocodile who turns up in a bathtub in an apartment in new york citys upper east side. See the complete lyle the crocodile series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Official website of bernard waber, childrens book author and illustrator. Aug 6, 2012 pins on this board are pins related to the book and show, lyle, lyle, crocodile. Fillin questions fillin questions and writing prompts pdf file. Lyle, lyle, crocodile by bernard waber picture book this is one of the five books i purchased from amazon for my daycare library. Activities with lyle, lyle, the crocodile book series. Dec 27, 2012 my favorite song from lyle lyle crocodile note. As lyle s excellent reputation as a dog walker spreads, the number of dogs in his charge growsfrom one dog to 10.173 835 585 1532 72 475 1506 1187 1220 1389 338 66 128 1041 690 351 183 147 464 1375 295 507 466 1510 158 1070 658 686 730 903 316 1227 354 631 562 713 875 1402 674 1136