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Ryan and Jimmy

And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together

by Herb Shoveller

  • 246 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Kids Can Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Water (Oceans, Lakes, Etc.),
  • Juvenile Earth Sciences,
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Social Issues - Friendship,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • People & Places - Africa,
  • Herljac, Ryan,
  • Hreljac, Ryan,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Ryan"s Well Foundation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8570595M
    ISBN 101553379675
    ISBN 109781553379676

    View the profiles of people named Jimmy Ryan. Join Facebook to connect with Jimmy Ryan and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share. His African pen pal, Jimmy Akana, who met Ryan on his first trip to Uganda, is now a member of the Hreljac family. Jimmy became a Canadian citizen in Updates from Ryan's bio on the Ryan’s Well website: At the age of 19, Ryan Hreljac is a compelling voice for those impacted by the water crisis throughout the developing world.

    Jimmy Ryan started playing guitar at 10 years old and began performing for audiences at fifteen. By seventeen he had his first recording contract and by eighteen, scored his first hit record as lead guitarist, vocalist and co-songwriter with The Critters. The band began as a high school project and ended up a national phenomenon with three top.   A candid, compelling, and rollicking portrait of the pirate captain of Margaritaville—Jimmy Buffett. In Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way, acclaimed music critic Ryan White has crafted the first definitive account of Buffett’s rise from singing songs for beer to his emergence as a tropical icon and CEO behind the Margaritaville industrial complex, a vast Brand: Atria Books.

    Akana Jimmy, a tall, thin boy, much like Ryan, stood waiting by the well for his pen pal. “Hello,” Jimmy said shyly. “Hi, Jimmy,” Ryan replied. They stood together awkwardly, uncomfortable with the attention on them, then Jimmy grabbed Ryan’s hand and led him to . After Ryan’s well was built in Agweo, his teacher decided to bring her students and the Ugandan students together as pen pals. Ryan was paired with Jimmy Akana, a young orphan at the school. The two became long-time pen pals. Ryan and Jimmy meet for the first time in Uganda. 1/8 Ryan’s WellFile Size: KB.


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Ryan and Jimmy: And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together is a lexile level which translates to a reading level T. The target reading level for 5th grade is T, U and V at the end of 5th grade. This book could be used to make connections to characters in books. This book is historical fiction/5.

Format: Hardcover. Herb Shoveller, Ryan and Jimmy and the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together (Kids Can Press, ) One of my problems with kids' books-- which I've had ever since I was a kid-- is a feeling that sometimes the writer of the book is talking down to his intended audience/5(12).

Ryan and Jimmy is part of CitizenKid: A collection of books that inform children about the world and inspire them to be better global citizens/5(3). Ryan and Jimmy is part of CitizenKid: A collection of books that inform children about the world and inspire them to be better global citizens.

Paperback Ebook. Ryan and Jimmy: And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together. Shoveller's (Ryan's great-uncle) text-heavy narrative relays the inspiring story of Ryan and Jimmy book.

When they finally meet, an unbreakable bond unites these boys from very different backgrounds, and a long and sometimes life-threatening journey begins. Ryan and Jimmy is part of CitizenKid: A collection of books that inform children about the /5(). Penned by his great-uncle, the book recounts Ryan’s struggle to save money to have a well built in a Ugandan village, the international attention it brought him, and the unbreakable bond of friendship he forged with a young orphan named Akana Jimmy, who reaped the benefits of his hard work and determination.

Ryan and Jimmy book and Jimmy is a true story of friendship and compassion in which a simple wish to help others brings focus to the necessities that unite us all. A great choice for book talking or small-group sharing and discussion, with many possible connections, from social and economic to geographic and political/5(12).

Introduction Read book “Ryan & Jimmy And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together” by Herb Shoveller to the class.

Talk about the Ryan & Jimmy story and where it takes place. Look at a world map to find Canada and Uganda. Development Have students research facts about Canada and Uganda and do a comparison. Jimmy’s Story.

Inmy class at Angolo Primary School in Uganda starting writing to a Grade 1 class from Canada. My pen pal was Ryan. I was fascinated about Ryan’s life in Canada and he asked what life was like for me in my village. Life was very different for me in Uganda. Ryan and Jimmy is a true story of friendship and compassion in which a simple wish to help others brings focus to the neces- sities that unite us all.

About the Author. Herb Shoveller, a former London Free Press editor who is now an independent writer, edi- tor and consultant, is the great-uncle of Ryan Size: KB. Jimmy is an inspiration because he works hard and has a positive outlook. He always has a great big smile. My advice to anyone is that in order to make a positive change in the world, you need to find something you are passionate about and then you need to take steps to act.

“Ryan and Jimmy is a true story of friendship and compassion in which a simple wish to help others brings focus to the necessities that unite us all.” —December “A great choice for book talking or small-group sharing and discussion, with many possible connections, from social and economic to geographic.

Ryan And Jimmy. And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together. In this true story, the author tells of a Canadian first-grader's dedication to earning money for a well in Africa. In this true story, the author tells of a Canadian first-grader's dedication to earning money for a.

There Ryan met Akana Jimmy, a young Ugandan orphan who had been his pen pal. The two were instantly close friends, and their lives became forever intertwined. As military tension increased in Uganda, Jimmy was kidnapped by rebels, and though he managed to escape, his life was still at : Herb Shoveller.

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Grade; ; Genre; Biography; Nonfiction. Ryan and Jimmy is part of CitizenKid: A collection of books that inform children about the world and inspire them to be better global citizens/5(2). Ryan and Jimmy: And the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together is a lexile level which translates to a reading level T.

The target reading level for 5th grade is T, U and V at the end of 5th grade. This book could be used to make connections to characters in books.

This book is historical fiction. In Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way, acclaimed music critic Ryan White has crafted the first definitive account of Buffett’s rise from singing songs for beer to his emergence as a tropical icon and CEO behind the Margaritaville industrial complex, a vast network of merchandise, chain restaurants, resorts, and lifestyle products all inspired by his sunny but disillusioned hit Released on: Febru.

RYAN AND JIMMY: and the Well in Africa That Brought Them Together User Review - Kirkus. When Ryan Hreljac's first-grade teacher explained that it would cost only $70 to build a well to supply clean water for an entire village in Africa, Ryan, with his parents' encouragement, decided to 4/5(3).Ryan and Jimmy Lesson Plans: Student - Book Guides.

Lesson Plans to go with the Ryan and Jimmy for elementary grades given to us from Ryan's Well Foundaton. An excellent teacher's resource available to download. But when Ryan's well was built, life in the village changed for the better.

A young orphan named Akana Jimmy longed for a chance to thank Ryan in person for this gift of life clean they finally meet, an unbreakable bond unites these boys from very different backgrounds, and a long and sometimes life-threatening journey begins/5().