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Sun Up, Sun Down

4.09 of 5 stars 4.09  ·  rating details  ·  34 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Simple language and bold illustrations make this a fun and informative book about the sun. “Add this one to primary-grade science shelves.”--Booklist
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 14th 1983 by HMH Books for Young Readers
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We read this as a part of our homeschool preschool space unit. This is a great introduction for kids and includes facts about the sun, shadows, earth's rotation, the water cycle, and how rainbows are made. It's scientific facts presented in a way to be very accessible to little ones. My four year old loved it.
This book is a very informational book about the sun that is great for middle-aged classroom, 3-5. Sun up, Sun down is very detailed with illustrations that go right along with the author’s thoughts about how the sun helps the Earth. This book would be included in a science or agriculture lesson if the teacher is talking about the solar system or how plants grow in agriculture. Some of the vocabulary in this book may be a little advanced for young readers hence the level that I chose, 3-5. I rat ...more
This is a great instructional book for teaching about the sun. It is both informational and engaging. In this book a little girl is acting out daily routines through different times of the day, weather conditions and seasons all while telling the reader about the sun and what it is doing. It has great pictures and is easy for kids to relate to.

I am planning a science unit about the sky for my Kindergarten class and this is one of the books that I will be using to teach about the sun and the rol
Deborah Harris
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Shelves: ar-3, a24
AR Quiz No. 18895 EN Nonfiction
Accelerated Reader Quiz Information IL: LG - BL: 3.0 - AR Pts: 0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz Type Information AR Quiz Types: RP, VP
Jennifer Amichia
I enjoyed reading this informative book as an introductory lesson to directions for my first graders. They were able to express the difference between the North, South, East, and West after this read aloud.
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