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The fighting ground

by Avi

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Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

Thirteen-year-old Jonathan goes off to fight in the Revolutionary War and discovers the real war is being fought within himself

Edition Notes

Statementby Avi
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. ;
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16928017M
ISBN 100397320736
LC Control Number84047719

Free The Fighting Ground study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more! The Fighting Ground by Avi. Scott O’Dell Award for Best Historical Fiction * A LA Notable Book * ALA Best Books for YA Newbery Medal-winning author Avi tells the “compelling story of a young boy’s first encounter with war and how it changes him.”— Publishers Weekly Jonathan may be only thirteen years old, but with the Revolutionary.

Avi - The Fighting Ground. Without saying anything to one another, the Hessians began to move in the direction of the sound, crossing the road and entering the dark, soaking woods.3/5(18). The Fighting Ground by Avi has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. Plot Summary. The year is , and the Revolutionary War rages. Thirteen-year-old Jonathan hears a corporal is forming a militia to ambush a small group of enemy soldiers. Book reviews cover the content, themes and worldviews of fiction.

The Fighting Ground is a great stand alone book as well. There are several activities that could work with the unit study approach, or just as activities for extending the book. 1. Library Resources: Add videotapes about the American Revolution that include the actual sounds of canon and musket fire on them.   The Fighting Ground - The Fighting Ground audiobook, by Avi Jonathan’s older brother is away fighting with General Washington in Pennsylvania. But at 13, Jonathan is too young to fight. Still too young. Then one morning, April 3, , the tavern bell sounds, calling men to arms. Eager to prove his mettle, with blood pounding in his ears, Jonathan joins the Price: $


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The story of "The Fighting Ground" is an account of two days in the life of Jonathan, a thirteen-year-old boy living in rural New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War. He has an idealistic view about war and fighting.

His father was badly injured in fighting and his older brother, who joined the battle a year before, has not been heard. More than thirty years after its publication, award-winner The Fighting Ground continues to be an important work of historical fiction for young readers.

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April 3, America is caught up in the Revolutionary War. On this warm spring morning, not far from Trenton, New Jersey, a year-old boy and his father are quietly tilling the sod on their farm.

Description of the book "The Fighting Ground": April 3, He may be just thirteen, but Jonathan knows he's ready to go to the war against the British.

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