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The Bus Driver

3.19  ·  Rating Details ·  27 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
The Bus Driveris a clever counting book chronicling a typical day and route in a bus driver's life. Kids will love counting along from 1 to 10 as our bus driver picks up more and more passengers with different occupations from all walks of life—and then they can count down from 10 to 1 as the driver drops them off and winds down for the day.

Todd H. Doodler's engaging illus
Board Book, 22 pages
Published January 8th 2013 by Robin Corey Books (first published January 1st 2013)
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Megan Gery
Cute, funnyish, and engaging. M (3) loves it.
Mar 09, 2013 Patrick rated it it was amazing
Sometimes being multi-cultural is as much about what you don't say as what you do; The Bus Driver is one of those books. A fun and simple book about counting "from 1 - 10 and back again" (ha - that rhymes), the book features characters like three firemen, seven nurses, ten teachers all needing to get somewhere, so, they hop on the bus. What's great about these various characters is that they come in all skin-tones, genders and heights. There are light skin-toned faces, dark skin-toned faces, mid ...more
Christen Tulli
Jul 27, 2014 Christen Tulli rated it liked it
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Category: Counting Book

Publication date: 2013

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Themes: Counting, Daily Life, Rhyme

Ways to Use Book:
* The Bus Driver, by Todd Harris Goldman, narrates the day of a bus driver as he picks up people and drops them off. The rhyme is a lot of fun, and librarians could have their own students create a rhyming book that contains counting.
* Read the book out loud and have students count all the different people and items in the picture.

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Shelves: picture, counting
Liked the text, illustrations not my favorite.
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A cute counting book. A bit stereotypical (chatty girls, boys covered in dirt), but overall fun.
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