Tag Archives: School

In Our Garden – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: In Our Garden Author: Pat Zietlow Miller Illustrator: Melissa Crowton Publisher: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, March 2022 Ages: 4-8 Format/Genre: fiction Themes: homesickness, urban gardens, school, community, vegetables, growth, patience Opening: It’s a day. It’s a gray day. A breakfast-can-wait-day, don’t-be-late day. I look … Continue reading

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No fair Science Fair – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: No Fair – Science Fair Written and illustrated by Nancy Poydar Published by Holiday House, 2011 Ages: 5-8 Themes: science projects, competition, birds, perseverance, school Opening Lines: Mr Zee’s class was having a science fair. Otis had tried lots of project … Continue reading

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Perfect Picture Book Friday – What’s New at the Zoo?

What’s New at the Zoo Written by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and illustrated by Travis Foster Blue Apple Books, 2011, Fiction Suitable for:  ages 3-7 Themes/Topics:  Even in crowded conditions can’t they all just get along?  Strong visuals for … Continue reading

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