(Junas Jar) [Pdf] µ Jane Bahk
Ship is fulfilled by her reamlike adventures in the most unexpected places Viewing this book in an audiovisual format made the warm colored illustrations and the events of magical realism come to life The narration was transparent it
evoked emotions and rew me into the story The narrator gave the characters in this book uniue emotions and rew me into the story The narrator gave the characters in this book uniue by separating their voices I think that young readers ages 5 and up would find this picture book uite pleasing There are aspects of the books that seem like magical realism but the core story is a child missing her friend and learning to make peace with that and make new friends Juna s Jar is a picture book about a story between two best friends Juna and Hector who are from ifferent cultural backgrounds Juna is of Korean background as made apparent by her collection of kimchi jars and how she addresses her big brother in Korean Hector is of Hispanic or Latino background as made apparent by how his grandma is referred to as Abuelita and greeting others using Hola The two friends love going on adventures with Juna s kimchi jars They find items to
put in Juna s Jar One ay Hector unexpectedly moves away without saying goodbye This left Juna feeling sad in Juna s Jar One The Fate of the Tearling (The Queen of the Tearling, day Hector unexpectedly moves away without saying goodbye This left Juna feeling sad lonely Her big brother steps in and helps Juna find new items to put in her jar Using her imagination Juna goes on adventures with the new items in her jar each time she looks for Hector and hopes to find him The vibrant andetailed illustrations along with the words in the text capture t Unlike many of Korean immigrants books this book has a kimchi jar yet kimchi jar Charming the Highlander (Highlander, doesn tominate Korean ness but serves a medium to portray a young Korean girl s friendship and imagination as a young person We need not so sad non immigration universal stories of Korean Asian people in the US and this book can contribute for that Too many sad voices in Korean The Substitute Bridegroom diaspora literature so far because often it is written based on their own immigration experience or parentsgrandparents experiences Korean words here are authentic Cross cultural friendship with Hector and his abuelita are a positive side in the story Many of immigrants kids always hangout kids from the mainstream in previous Korean immigrants stories not other kids of minorities That isifferent in good ways I will never forget how upset my Kiddo was when her best friend moved away Both girls were only 4 and too young to realize what moving away would mean Naturally when it happened and the realization that she would never see Rhyanna again finally hit it was a pretty hard blow In fact she continued to look for her friend wherever we went for a few weeks My Kiddo finally Iend What Juna finds is that adventure and new friends can be found in the most unexpected places Coupled with reamy watercolor illustrations by Felicia Hoshino Juna's Jar is a heartwarming and whimsical tale about the power of the imaginatio. Wondering where he now Juna misses her friend Hector and their adventures after he moves away unexpectedly Her big brother Minho helps her cope with her loss by finding some uses for the large kimchi jar she uses to collect things Each night she searches for Hector with the help of her friends a fish a bean plant and a cricket Each time the jar becomes empty the two find a way to fill it again The last page shows the best way to fill the emptiness left by a loss and the soft watercolor illustrations vividly show Juna in the midst of her everyday adventures and her nightly fantasies This pi This is a story about a little a little girl named Juna her friend Hector and the ifferent things they put in her empty kimchi jar One Painful Inheritance day Hector moves away without saying goodbye to Juna Not onlyoes Juna wonder who she will play with now that her best friend has moved away but she also wonders what became of Hector She sets out to find her friend and is taken on several adventures with the help of her jar I made a text to self connection right away because I used to collect all types of things as a little girl and kept my treasures in baby food jars I became best friends with a girl I met in first grade and she began to collect items in jars too Eventually we had the same collections of buttons sand stickers glitter pebbles and just about anything else we could fit into those tiny jars My friend moved away when we were in fourth grade and eventually we lost touch I was really sad to have lost my best friend but I still have those little baby food jars filled with items that I on t need but can never part with Juna s Jar took me back to a time in
MY CHILDHOOD THAT WAS AS MAGICAL childhood that was as magical innocent as the adventures Juna took each night Source 2015 AsianPacific American Awards for Literature s Jar is a fictional story about Juna who is Korean American Juna and her friend Hector go on adventures and use Juna s empty kimchi jars to collect rocks and insects Hector moves away and Juna uses her kimchi jar and imagination to help her cope with missing her friend She goes on adventures swimming eep into the ocean and to underwater caves swinging through the trees of the rain forest and flying through the city on a giant cricket s back in search of Hector She is finally able to let go and make a new friend The watercolor illustrations are A Metropolitan Murder (Inspector Webb, detailed andreamlike clearly A Place in the Sun/Al and Christine’s World of Leather/The Spectator depicting Juna s emotions and imagination This picture book incorporates cross racial friendship and aspects of the Korean and Hispanic cultures the main character Juna the use of chopsticks and kimchi jar Hector is Hispanic and lives with his abuelita Whi. Juna and her best friend Hector have many adventures together and they love to collect things in empty kimchi jars Then oneay Hector unexpectedly moves away without having a chance to say good bye Juna is heartbroken and left to wonder who ,
Le there are multicultural aspects the story is universal which makes
easy for all children to relate and make personal connections is a heartwarming story about both new and ending friendships that primary students would enjoy reading Juna s friendship with Hector is built on exploring new things while collecting things for her kimchi jar When Hector moves away she A Sign Of The Times doesn t even get to say goodbye So when her brother buys her a fish to cheer her up it can not take the place of Hector but itoes trigger her mind to go on a fantastical adventure in her Company Commander dream When the jar is too small for her goldfish she uses it in other ways each time that triggers suchreams and growing something beyond the jar Eventually Juna is able to see Hector in her Size Matters dreams safe and sleeping beside the kimchi jar she gave him and this frees her to be ready for making another friend I personally love this tale and the process ofream transformation in real life So while some may find this entirely fantastical I appreciate metaphor showing how Juna works through her unspoken anxiety about how Hector The Twelve Dancing Princesses (Timeless Fairy Tales Book 10) disappeared from her life However I alsoo think we The Bell Family do not have to always make light of heavy topics and there was a possibility lost of exploring open expression of Juna s loss but then again that may be someone else s story The idea that one can use theirreams to work through things is a very powerful one to me and children of 3 5 often have powerful Avenger (Boy Soldier, dreams triggered byaily life and the mysteries of emotion they ont yet have language to fully explain always I have in fact asked my son at age 3 when he woke from a nightmareit easy for all children to relate and make personal connections
WITH A SNAKE IF THE SNAKE HAD SAID ORa snake "if the snake had said or anything to him When he said no I told "the snake had said or anything to him When he said no I told the next time he reamt to ask the snake why it was there or simply tell it to leave He woke the next Stark day telling me he hadone this and the snake left So while this story Something Fresh (Blandings Castle, does make light of theeep loss experienced it honors the ability of children to use their senses and imaginations and play to work through their worlds In this wonderfully written story we follow Juna s journey as she tries to cope with a friend moving away Juna always saves her families empty kimchi jars and Juna s Jar written by Jane Bahk is the AsianPacific American Award children s picture book winner I chose this book for a review of non print material using the AsianPacific American Awards for Literature website Juna s Jar is a heartwarming book about a girl named Juna who together with her friend Hector goes on adventures in the park and collects Envy (The Damning, different things to place in her kimchi jar When Hector moves away Juna s longing for friend. Ill on go on adventures with her Determined to find Hector Juna turns to her special kimchi jar for help each night She plunges into theepths of the ocean swings on vines through the jungle and flies through the night sky in search of her fr.