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Little Robin Redbreast

3.81  ·  Rating details ·  43 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Shari Halpern has taken one of the very first Mother Goose rhymes ever published and brought it up-to-date with brilliant hand-painted cut-paper collages. Her large forms and bright colors are especially suited to the enjoyment of very young children. "This one is perfect for sharing with toddlers, who will quickly learn the rhyme and enjoy 'singing' along."--School ...more
Paperback, 32 pages
Published March 1st 1996 by NorthSouth (first published 1994)
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Katie
Mar 06, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: childrens
OVersized illustrations with single lines of a Mother Goose rhyme make up this book. This would be good for some group sharing, especially with the large illustrations. It would also be a good book for early readers who are sounding out words- they can read an entire book in one sitting.
Safina
Jan 28, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: nursery
Grades: This book will be instructive for and delight children in PK and KG
Summary: Little Robin Redbreast sits in the tree and Pussy-Cat climbs up to catch him. The little bird flies down and taunts Pussy-Cat. Oh, but Pussy-Cat soon catches up and Little Robin Redbreast is scared. Does he manage to escape?
Review: Illustrator Shari Harper brings this old time Mother Goose favorite to life with clear-cut lines and bold colors.
In class activities:
- Read aloud
- Let children act out Robin and
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Katie Fitzgerald
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Vicki
Sep 25, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: picture
This book is based upon an Mother Goose rhyme. It is short and sweet with fantastic illustrations, great for asking listeners questions about what they see. Used this for my Preschool Tree storytime.
Kristie
Apr 08, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: birds
This simple nursery rhyme is set off by colorful and collage artwork.
jennifer graves
Jan 15, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: storytime
Perfect for "Birds" baby storytime today. Short and colorful enough to hold the little ones short attention span.
Guin
Mar 17, 2014 rated it really liked it
I just love Shari Halpern's vibrant illustrations for this Mother Goose Rhyme
Beverly
Sep 23, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: pbf-birds
Beautiful illustrations of the traditional nursery rhyme.
Paula
An illustrated version of the traditional rhyme describing a robin's encounter with a cat
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Sherri Halpern, a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, illustrates children's books using collage and gouache. She enjoys spending time with her family and cats.