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Can You Dig It?

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  26 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
In his newest collection of original poems, Robert Weinstock sifts through everything from Brontosaurus burgers to T. rex kisses, and all with the same vibrant and hilarious flair of Food Hates You, Too. So grab a shovel and dig in.

Tutus

Cro-Magnon ballerinas were
No dainty twirling prancers.
They stomped and clomped and growled
, Grrrrr!
Good grief! What dreadful dancers!
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 2nd 2010 by Disney-Hyperion (first published 2010)
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Debra
Adorable!! What child does not like dinosaurs and these dinos are very silly. The paleontologists and cavemen are too! Great vocabulary words, cool alliterations, it is a one of a kind book. The pictures are great, fanciful, delightful. Weinstock is quite the artist. I will search for his books to read to children.



Teddy Bones

No pajamas. No fuzzy bear.
No cozy sheets. It's just not fair!
My blankets itch. My pillow's stone.
I snuggle with a teddy bone.

My bed's a cave- leaky and lumpy.
I'm prehi
...more
Angie
Jul 17, 2012 Angie rated it it was ok
Shelves: poetry
If I hadn't read this one the same day as Dinothesaurus: Prehistoric Poems and Paintings it probably would have gotten three stars ... because some of them really are cute.

Just not quite at Douglas Florian's level.

A possible purchase though I think in the end it would be used more for browsing. Not as much lesson possibility in it.
Kate Hastings
Jul 13, 2010 Kate Hastings rated it really liked it
This is a really fun collection that would integrate well with a science/history lesson. Poems are entertaining and teach about coprolite (dinosaur poo), neanderthals, and prehistoric peoples and creatures. Grades 2-5
Donalyn
This humorous anthology celebrates prehistoric topics like dinosaurs, cavemen, and archaelogical digs. While the concept is better than the execution, this book will appeal to kids who may avoid poetry books.
Jean
Apr 09, 2011 Jean rated it it was amazing
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Just delightful! Can't wait to hear my students howl over these hilarious paleontolgy poems. Dinosaur poo is ALWAYS funny!
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Jul 26, 2010 Christopher rated it it was amazing
Wonderfully clever, funny poems. These would be great as read alouds. Word play, rhythm, and illustrations were top-notch. I loved it!
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