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Mama Rex & T: The Horrible Playdate (Mama Rex and T #4)

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Beloved author Rachel Vail's newest series, about an earnest young dinosaur who tries as hard as he can, and his frazzled mother who always knows how to save the day.

Mama Rex and T are two dinosaurs living in the city. T, a young dinosaur, is just like any other kid -- he stays up late, he messes up his room, he gets in trouble, and he loves his mom. And Mama Rex is just l
Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 1st 2002 by Scholastic (first published January 1st 1949)
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Level: Transitional

Genre: Picture Book

Topic: Friends

Social: Fighting with friends, resolving conflicts, problem solving

Curricular Use: Read aloud or Independent Reading

Literary Elements: Chapters, dialogue, dynamic characters, conflict and resolution, big word followed by a definition within the story (vocabulary), onomontopeoia (sip, crash)

Strong connection between the pictures and the text (the pictures tell the story also)
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Goodreads Librari...: Not my book! 3 22 Jun 20, 2013 08:36AM  
I was born on July 25, 1966, in NEW YORK CITY, and grew up in New Rochelle, NY, with my mother, my father, and my younger brother Jon. (And down the street from my future husband, though of course I didn't know that until much later.)

Some details, I do know-I was very into reading and theater, so I read every book I could get my hands on (especially realistic fiction, either contempo
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