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Sledding, splashing, catching fireflies, picking pumpkins--from January to December, each month brings a new adventure.
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Paperback, 28 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published December 31st 1970)
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Stephanie Ung
This book could be used to introduce students to rhyming words as well as seasons. The pictures are excellent. This story goes through each season and the transitions between them.
Judy
Jun 05, 2013 Judy rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Students in grades kindergarten to grade 2
This is an idealized look at a rural life that no longer exists. The story will appeal to adults who enjoy feeling nostalgic, but I'm not sure how well today's kids will relate to it.
Rebecca Dean
This is a cute rhyming book. The pictures are excellent. This story shows goes through every season and the transitions between them all.
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Beautifully illustrated book about the twelve months. Good for K-1 students learning about the months of the year. (Choice)
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