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Beach Is to Fun: A Book of Relationships

3.48 of 5 stars 3.48  ·  rating details  ·  29 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Gull is to sky
as shell is to sand.
Child is to family
as finger is to hand.

Here's a book that makes learning about analogies
as much fun as going to the beach

A trip to the beach-and all the excitement that surrounds it-unfolds in this cheerful picture book chock-full of engaging wordplay and sensory detail. The rhythmic text explores the concept of analogies in an accessibl
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published June 1st 2004 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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This would be a good book for introducing analogies. It's fun and simple. It would be easy to use this book to introduce analogies to an elementary school class very well done. I was impressed.
Susan Kosel
Great resource for teachers.
Laura Salas
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We just picked this up from the library and Zack asked to read it three times in a row. I didn't expect him to like it as much as he did. I enjoyed it too, so it's a winner!
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i like this book because its funny.i don't like i because it sounds wierd
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i love this book cause it taught me many things.
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I have been writing picture books and easy-to-read chapter books for the last twenty years. My first YA, The Best and Hardest Thing, a novel in verse, will be coming out in May 2010.

I am a former elementary school teacher, school librarian and reference librarian in a public library. I now write full-time and do author visits to schools.

My husband and I have four grown sons. We live in Phillipsbu
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