Curious George's Dinosaur Discovery (Curious George New Adventures)
Curious George loves dinosaurs, so he’s excited to visit a dig to look for real dinosaur bones. Will the curious little monkey help make a big discovery?
The paperback edition of this new adventure contains a word jumble as well as finger puppets for children to photocopy, color, and cut out.
I thought this story was very creative and cute!
This was very creative way to send a simple message to children. By having Curious George discover the dinosaur bones after spending a lot of time sifting through dirt shows that you can accomplish anything if you don't give up. He spent much of his day working with other adults digging and sifting dirt for dinosaur bones and eventually discovered a dinosaur! This book also shows that museums aren't just educational, but fun as well! Ma ...more
George goes to a dig site with his friend, the man with the yellow hat. George is not having any luck finding bones until he causes an accident with a wheelbarrow and scampers away when he realizes he is in trouble. On his way up the hill, he starts a rock slide. When the rock slide clears, dinosaur bones are underneath!
Oh that George.
Brought to the boys in December 2013.
This book is a small book and would be liked by a variety of childeren. The book was very diversed by addind featuers and characters of many races. It's funny because george is a monkey who is very curious like many children. He has a white male friend who takes him to visit the dinosaur museum and after that adventure they go to a location to look for bones. The illustartor used saturated colors which evok ...more
My Review: This is the first Curious George book Munchkin has enjoyed in some time. He loved talking about how George was digging in the sand and about the dinosaur bones. It sparked some questions and a desire to go to the museum to see some for himself. It is always great when a book sparks additional learning opportunities!
This book would be useful during a lesson on dinosaurs, and how scientists dig up their bones now to learn more about how they lived when they were alive.
Although she was born in Germany, she fled to Brazil early in her life to escape Nazism. While there, she met her future husband Hans (who was a salesman and also from Germany). They mar ...more