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5 edition of Sybil Ludington found in the catalog.

Sybil Ludington

the call to arms

by V. T. Dacquino

  • 80 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Purple Mountain Press in Fleischmanns, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Danbury (Conn.),
  • New York (State),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ludington, Sybil, b. 1761 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Ludington, Sybil, b. 1761.,
    • Women heroes -- New York (State) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Heroes -- New York (State) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Women -- Biography.,
    • Danbury (Conn.) -- History -- Burning by the British, 1777 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Women -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Danbury (Conn.) -- History -- Burning by the British, 1777.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-104).

      Statementby V.T. Dacquino.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesNew Yorkers and the Revolution
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE263.N6 L843 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6797331M
      ISBN 10193009809X
      LC Control Number00090837
      OCLC/WorldCa45318531

      That's sixteen-year-old Sybil Ludington’s urgent mission. In , Sybil and her family believe the American colonies should be free from British control. Sybil’s father leads a regiment of New York militiamen, and everyone in the family is dedicated to the Patriot cause. Have students use the summaries they wrote, along with additional research, to create a picture book about Sybil Ludington and her ride. Each summary can be the basis for a page of text, which students can then illustrate.

      Sybil Ludington’s Midnight Ride by Marsha Amstel has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. It is a book in the “On My Own History” series. Plot Summary. In , two years after Paul Revere’s famous midnight ride, year-old Sybil Ludington makes her mark on American history. George Washington had. In this picture book, year-old Sybil Ludington races along the dark forest road on her horse, Star, proving herself a brave patriot. Daughter of a colonel in the Revolutionary fight, Sybil is inspired by her father's courage to alert his troops that the British are burning Danbury, New : Karen B. Winnick.

        The messenger had ridden several hours from Danbury to reach Sybil’s father, Colonel Henry Ludington. He was the leader of a local militia of farmers and laborers. Now his forces were needed to fight off the British, the messenger said. Sybil Ludington Ogden Kiss the Candy Days Good-Bye Kiss the Candy Days Hello Sybil Ludington – Discovering the Life of a Revolutionary War Teen Hero Hauntings of the Hudson River Valley – An Investigative Journey Sybil Ludington Sybil Ludington – .


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Sybil Ludington by V. T. Dacquino Download PDF EPUB FB2

Purchased for granddaughter after hearing Sybil Ludington book Sybil Ludington, I think, on the radio (NPR), in a story about how women played important roles in the Revolution (but have been overlooked in our history books.

Girls need to know that girls and women can make a difference in the world. This book /5(37). In this book, part of a series about kids that were brave through hard times in this country, Sybil Ludington, the daughter of a Colonel in the Continental Army, figures out by spying that the British are going to burn down Danbury, a town in Connecticut/5.

This story not only tells the true compelling story of Sybil Ludington but also of her father, Colonel Henry Ludington, his family, and other unsung heroes.

In this book you meet British officers and their Loyalists allies and see the conflicts between them.2/5(1).

The layout of the book pops with very well-done illustrations, a map, and photographs of ephemera (including a stamp) pertinent to Sybil’s heroic ride. In the back of the book is a bit more about Sybil’s ride and life, a Timeline ( to ), and additional recommended book and website resources to explore.

Age Range: 7 to 10 years/5(2). We bought this book for Sybil Ludington book daughter for a biography report she has to complete for school.

She wanted someone to read and write about that was not commonly used by the other students. She has enjoyed reading and learning about Sybil Ludington.

A great book /5(4). Sybil Ludington: Revolutionary War Rider by Karen Romano Young writing as E. Abbott, with illustrations by Clint Hansen. This title has Common Core connections. The Based on a True Story books by E. Abbott are exciting historical fiction stories about real children who lived through extraordinary times in American History/5(4).

Nicknamed the “Female Paul Revere,” Sybil Ludington was only sixteen years of age when she embarked on horse through the night in order to warn Patriot militia of the approaching British Army.

Sybil was born in in Fredericksburg, (now called Ludingtonville) New York. Sybil Ludington, American Revolutionary War heroine, remembered for her valiant role in defense against British attack.

Ludington was the daughter of Henry Ludington, a New York militia officer and later an aide to Gen. George Washington. According to accounts generally attributed to the Ludington. From the boys who sailed with Columbus to today's young activists, this unique book brings to life the contributions of young people throughout American history.

Based on primary sources and including authentic images, "This may be the most exhilarating and revelatory history of our country/5. Mr Dacquinoâ s book, Sybil Ludington: The Call to Arms, has brought to light some little known information about her life following the ride.

â She lived to be 77 years old,â Mr Dacquino said. Despite this, he noted, there was only one paragraph about her life from age 16 to 77 in the many articles written about her over the years. This book is called Sybil Ludington: Discovering the Life of a Revolutionary War Hero, published in ~ ~ September PBS Kids TV show Liberty's Kids airs an episode called "Sybil Ludington" featuring my night ride, the destruction of Danbury, and the Battle of Ridgefield.

Sybil Ludington book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Sybil Ludington earned a place in American history on a rainy night /5. Sybil Ludington was alive more than years ago, but her brave dedication to our country has brought us where we are today.

This book takes us on a journey back in time to the s when America was not yet a country.4/5. Sybil Ludington: Revolutionary War Rider by Karen Romano Young writing as E.

Abbott, with illustrations by Clint Hansen. This title has Common Core connections. The Based on a True Story books by E. Abbott are exciting historical fiction stories about real children who lived through extraordinary times in American History.

The Story of Sybil Ludington. InSybil Ludington was a typical 16 year old girl for the times. She was putting the younger children to bed on the night of Apwhen word reached her house that the British were burning the town of Danbury, Connecticut, which was only 25 miles away.

Everybody has heard about Paul Revere's ride, but few know about year-old Sybil Ludington's horseback journey to gather the troops of Putnam County, New York, during the Revolutionary War.

Traveling 40 miles in the dark of night, she pounded on doors to wake the colonistsand mustered soldiers to stop the British advance. Dove approved.3/5(5). Overview On a dark, cold, and rainy night in AprilSybil Ludington sets out on a journey to warn American soldiers that danger is headed their way.

The British are coming. They have already attacked a nearby town, and it is up to sixteen-year-old Sybil to make sure that she reaches the American soldiers before the British : Lerner Publishing Group.

The longtime Mahopac resident will release “Patriot Hero of the Hudson Valley: The Life and Ride of Sybil Ludington” (Arcadia Publishing) on April 1—his second book on Ludington—and it. I now passed out the Sybil Ludington article (Ducksters biographies) and asked students to read it quietly (RI ) and then to complete the chart (RIRL ) and follow-up questions.

The questions are added to give them a means to present their supported opinions in a written format. This helps them to form opinions and allows me to assess their levels of understanding of the topic and Author: Rose Ortiz.

And Sybil Ludington—the young woman who has gone down in history as a female version of Paul Revere, riding through the surrounding area of what would become New York—may never have ridden at all.

APUSH Final Project What Marine Recruits Go Through In Boot Camp - Earning The Title - Making Marines on Parris Island - Duration: Military Videos Recommended for you. A book, written by Martha Lamb, drew upon many records in order to provide an account of Sybil’s life and her famous ride. Yet Martha did not provide any sources for her documentation, making the information impossible to verify.

Grave of Sybil Ludington, bearing a spelling variation of her first name. Photo by Anthony22 CC BY SA Extract. Ludington, Sybil (05 April –26 February ), revolutionary heroine, was born and raised in Dutchess County, New York (in an area that is now part of Putnam County), the daughter of Henry Ludington, a farmer and miller of Dutchess County, and Abigail Knowles Ludington of .