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In My Backyard

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NATIONAL STANDARDS: Grades K-4 National Social Studies Standards- People, Places, and Environments: III- Examine the interaction between humans and their physical environment- Individual Development and Identity: IV- Describe personal connections to place, especially immediate surroundings
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published December 2nd 2005 by Children's Press(CT) (first published March 2004)
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Wilson Goss
Oct 01, 2014 Wilson Goss rated it it was amazing
In My Backyard is a beautiful book that, as a kindergarten teacher, stokes my imagination. I see this as being a great book for the beginning of a unit like the one we are going to do later in the year on Living/Nonliving things. All of the animals (insects, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, birds) are common backyard animals, and the book takes place in a backyard. These are all animals we often overlook and the book emphasizes the beauty in the mundane. The book reveals to us little interesting ...more
Apr 27, 2013 Teri rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I LOVE these Rookie Read to Learn in Spanish books!!! They are PERFECT for all of us in my house just beginning to speak/read Spanish. We also love the songs and activities at the end of each book. We are for sure going to do a lot more with this series!
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