Charlie the caterpillar

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c1990.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 2.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 540L
Description
When Charlie the caterpillar is born, everything looks bright and beautiful, and Charlie feels happy to be alive. He decides to set out and see the world. As Charlie wanders, he meets one group of animals after another, playing together and having fun. At each encounter, Charlie innocently asks if he might join in, and each time he gets the same reply: "No! Now giddadda here!" when Charlie asks why, he's told he's just an ugly caterpillar -- and not wanted. At first Charlie is mystified, then hurt, then finally begins to feel ugly. As winter approaches, our friendless Charlie sighs and spins himself a cocoon. When spring arrives, the cocoon opens and out comes Charlie -- now a beautiful butterfly. Suddenly he's popular beyond his wildest dreams. Suddenly everyone wants him to be part of their group. But Charlie puts these fair-weather friends properly in their place in this heartwarming story about the meaning of true friendship.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781415572733
9780671693589
9780671796075
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 540L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ed1ab475-c2aa-3d2c-998c-ba1cce3710f0
Grouping Title charlie the caterpillar
Grouping Author deluise dom
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-19 23:16:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-10-23 01:06:55AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 2.9
auth_author2 Santoro, Christopher.
author DeLuise, Dom.
author2-role Santoro, Christopher.
author_display DeLuise, Dom
available_at_school Dan Mills Elementary, Eakin Elementary, Fall-Hamilton Elementary, Haywood Elementary, Joelton Elementary, Jones Paideia Magnet Elementary, Maxwell Elementary, Old Center Elementary, Ross Early Learning Center, Smith Springs Elementary, Stanford Montessori Elementary, Warner Elementary, Waverly-Belmont Elementary
collection_school Everyone
detailed_location_school Dan Mills Elementary - Everyone, Eakin Elementary - Everyone, Fall-Hamilton Elementary - Everyone, Haywood Elementary - Everyone, Joelton Elementary - Everyone, Jones Paideia Magnet Elementary - Everyone, Maxwell Elementary - Everyone, Old Center Elementary - Everyone, Ross Early Learning Center - Everyone, Smith Springs Elementary - Everyone, Stanford Montessori Elementary - Everyone, Warner Elementary - Everyone, Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Everyone
display_description A caterpillar is rejected by various groups of animals, until he achieves his beautiful wings and is able to befriend a similarly unhappy caterpillar.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id ed1ab475-c2aa-3d2c-998c-ba1cce3710f0
isbn 9780671693589, 9780671796075, 9781415572733
item_details ils:CARL0000041006|35192036781809|Hadley Park - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HP||, ils:CARL0000041006|35192036781817|Green Hills - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000041006|35192047135557|Bellevue - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000041006|35192047135565|Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||EP||, ils:CARL0000041006|35192047135573|Goodlettsville - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GO||, ils:CARL0000041006|35192047135581|Main Library - Kids Easy|E DeLuise|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000041006|A00483114|Dan Mills Elementary - Everyone|E DEL RL 2.9 PB|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2C560||, ils:CARL0000041006|A00751475|Joelton Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||22465||, ils:CARL0000041006|A01076137|Warner Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2W755||, ils:CARL0000041006|A01545724|Old Center Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2H610||, ils:CARL0000041006|A01945863|Haywood Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1W405||, ils:CARL0000041006|B00082476|Fall-Hamilton Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1I308||, ils:CARL0000041006|B00108910|Eakin Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1H280||, ils:CARL0000041006|B00383073|Jones Paideia Magnet Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||23485||, ils:CARL0000041006|FF00119363|Stanford Montessori Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2Q690||, ils:CARL0000041006|MK10127993|Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2X765||, ils:CARL0000041006|MK10129763|Smith Springs Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2P686||, ils:CARL0000041006|MK10152614|Ross Early Learning Center - Everyone|CREEPY CRAWLIES E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||01681||, ils:CARL0000041006|QQ00244983|Maxwell Elementary - Everyone|E DEL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2B552||
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2018-10-23T06:06:55.579Z
lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
lexile_score 540
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school CREEPY CRAWLIES E DEL, E DEL, E DEL RL 2.9 PB
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Dan Mills Elementary, Eakin Elementary, Fall-Hamilton Elementary, Haywood Elementary, Joelton Elementary, Jones Paideia Magnet Elementary, Maxwell Elementary, Old Center Elementary, Ross Early Learning Center, Smith Springs Elementary, Stanford Montessori Elementary, Warner Elementary, Waverly-Belmont Elementary
primary_isbn 9781415572733
publishDate 1990
record_details ils:CARL0000041006|Book|Books||English|Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers,|c1990.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 22 x 27 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000041006 A01545724 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 B00383073 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 MK10152614 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 A00751475 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 FF00119363 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 35192036781809 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 35192047135573 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 35192047135581 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 35192047135557 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 A00483114 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 A01076137 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 A01945863 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 MK10129763 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 35192047135565 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 B00108910 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 MK10127993 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 35192036781817 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000041006 QQ00244983 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000041006 B00082476 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
title_display Charlie the caterpillar
title_full Charlie the caterpillar / Dom DeLuise ; illustrated by Christopher Santoro
title_short Charlie the caterpillar