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Busy Bees At Work And Play

4.33  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Bambina Bee learns the importance of work and play on a tour of her town. As Mamma Bee heads out to work, Bambina Bee anxiously begs her to stay at home. To soothe her little bee's concerns, Mamma Bee takes Bambina Bee on a tour of the neighbourhood that transforms the bustling world of work into a wonderland of joyful activity.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 1st 2010 by Greenleaf Book Group
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Monique
Mar 21, 2010 rated it it was amazing
From the back cover: Join Momma Bee and Bambina Bee as they learn that there is a time for work and a time for play.

As Momma Bee and her daughter are leaving the house in the morning, the daughter Bee asks her mom why she must go to work, instead of staying home to play.

Momma Bee uses this as an opportunity to teach her daughter about the important jobs each bee has. Throughout the rest of the book Momma Bee shows her daughter, Bambina Bee, just what each bee's role is in the community. From
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Ladyporter
Mar 24, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Such a cute book! Busy Bees at Work and Play is a simple book for preschoolers and early elementary school children written by M. Maitand DeLand, MD.

As Momma Bee prepares to depart for work, her daughter, Bambina Bee, asks a question that many mothers of preschoolers have heard at least once, "why do you have to work today?" Momma Bee uses this as a teaching moment and explains to Bambina that there is a time to work and a time to play. She continues on explaining the importance of each worker i
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Tiffany
Apr 28, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Busy Bees at Work and Play is an adorable story about a mama bee and her daughter. Her little girl, like most children addresses the question of “Why do you have to go to work? “ Bambina Bee wants her mommy to stay home and play with her! Mama bee quickly explains to Bambina bee that , “throughout the day, there is time for work and play.” She takes her Bambina on a tour around town and shows her how each bee working helps the community. Bambina Learns about the many different jobs the bees have ...more
Leslie (That Chick That Reads)
I abs loved this book! I sat down one day and read it to my friends son and every time I turned the page, he would just jump because there’s so much color and the illustrations done by Lyn Martin were beautiful! The story line was very cute and funny. Every page has rhyming lines and it does help explain to little ones the importance of work and the difference of play in the world and how they intermingle. If you want something cute, original, with beautiful and I mean beautiful illustrations, t ...more
Farrah
Jun 06, 2010 rated it liked it
Cute, colorful book about why we must work and when the time is for play. Little One (4 years old) and I enjoyed imagining what each bee might be doing when they weren't working.
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