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The Little Red Hen

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In this beloved tale, the Little Red Hen makes delicious bread that her lazy friends can't resist. Children will eagerly continue reading to see what she will do when everyone wants a taste!

Between the pages of the Brighter Child Keepsake Stories books are the classic tales of magic, imagination, and inspiration that will delight children again and again. From the hard-wor
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Paperback, 32 pages
Published January 1st 2002 by Brighter Child (first published August 23rd 2001)
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Adam Zaobiedny
Title: The Little Red Hen/La Gallinita Roja
Author: Carol Ottolenghi
Illustrator: Reggie Hollaway
Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill Childrens Publishing
Year Originally Published: 2001 Approximate Interest Level / Reading Level: K - 1

Carol Ottolenghi retells the traditional story of the Little Red Hen. Included in this version of the story are both English and Spanish translations, so that readers can enjoy learning the story as they learn to read English or Spanish. The pictures appropriately characterize
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Alice
Dec 09, 2014 Alice rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 4-stars
This is in Spanish and English but I read it in English. Why? Because this is the story of my life right now. No one wants to help offer ideas or input so I go ahead and just do it. Then people think they can have input and opinions after the fact "It should have been done this way" or "Maybe this way would be better" They also want to take the glory for all the work I do.

In general I think this is an important story. Many hands make light work. Don't be lazy,...be a Red Hen!!!
Anna Johnson
I often use this story to foster participation in activities, especially clean up time. I read the book prior to center time and during clean up I may comment "remember the cat did not get to eat any bread because he would not help, if your center is not clean you may miss something fun." At which tme I continue to the carpet and begin an activity. You should see how quickly the centers become clean.
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Another great classic book that teaches the importance of working together. I would read the book in the beginning of the year to help with community building in a new class. This book does a good job of showing readers that it can be fun to help out others.
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Every parent should read this book to their children.
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