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Loose Balloons is a humorous, fanciful children's book for ages four to twelve. The engaging poems encourage children to read, laugh and learn about their environment and themselves. These imaginative rhymes contain K-5 teaching resources and lesson plans guided by the Florida State Standards. ...more
Paperback, 42 pages
Published September 27th 2019 by Taylor and Seale Publishing
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A charming collection of whimsical poems. Each one invited me to read it out loud, and I was taken back to my memories of reading Shel Silverstein as a child. As for the illustrations, they have all the color of a Dr. Seuss book, without all the trippiness. I work at an elementary school, and I can see myself recommending this to our K/1 teachers. I especially loved the educational poems, like the ones that illustrate the differences between a frog and a toad. I was actually a bit disappointed t ...more
Delightful book of poems for P-K to 3rd grade. This book brings more than smiles; it brings laughter and giggles! Each poem explores situations familiar to young children and encourages creativity and extends vocabulary. The illustrations by Brandy Winston extend the poems in the imaginaton of the child. Well done.
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