eBook How to Catch an Elephant download
by Amy Schwartz
Author: Amy Schwartz
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd (October 21, 1999)
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Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic picture books, among them Bea and Mr. Jones, a "Reading . All the kids made "telescopes" out of paper towel tubes.
Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic picture books, among them Bea and Mr. Jones, a "Reading Rainbow" Feature, Oma and Bobo, Annabelle Swift, Kindergartner, and A Teeny Tiny Baby, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year. She lives with her husband, historian and critic Leonard Marcus, and their son, Jacob, in Brooklyn, New York. Elephant ears were made out of a construction paper cut out ears stapled to a strip of construction paper to make a head band. Duct tape wrapped around a rolled up news paper served as a tail, & the nose was simply our volunteer elephant's swinging arm.
Step by step instructions on how to catch an elephant are just down right funny, if not a little dangerous. Books by Amy Schwartz
How do you catch an elephant? Easy. A telescope to catch an elephant? Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 19 years ago. This book is such fun to read with children as young as 3 years old.
How do you catch an elephant? Easy. all you need are three cakes, two raisins, one telescope and a pair of tweezers. This is a silly, funny book that will charm your pre-schoolers. The repetitive format makes for easy reading and younger children will be able to "help" you read. The illustrations are simple and colorful.
When it comes to children’s literature, this delightful book, published in 1999, remains one of the great unsung. Even its publisher has disappeared
When it comes to children’s literature, this delightful book, published in 1999, remains one of the great unsung. Even its publisher has disappeared. But the tale lives gloriously on. Uncle Jack’s exhortation to his niece to Follow your uncle’s advice and take to the jungle 3 cakes, 2 raisins, 1 telescope and a pair of tweezers proves indispensable, resulting in some splendid nonsense and a highly amusing denouement. Well worth ferreting out of the library.
Taking a broad swipe at children's silly bones, Schwartz (A Teeny Tiny Baby, 1994, et. concocts a strategy for elephant-snatching that . It's a wild, daffy recipe for gasps and giggles: now, anyone for a bear hunt? (Picture book. concocts a strategy for elephant-snatching that involves raisins ("Elephants are crazy about raisins!"), cake ("Elephants hate cake!"), a telescope, and savvy advice from an uncle. In uncluttered cartoon illustrations, an intrepid, carrot- topped young trapper is pitted against an enormous, bright yellow elephant who, becoming very annoyed when the raisins run out, stomps the cakes "flatter than a pancake in Topeka," and looks angry enough to stomp the child as well.
Items related to How to Catch an Elephant. Amy Schwartz How to Catch an Elephant. ISBN 13: 9780606224109. How to Catch an Elephant. Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic picture books, among them Bea and Mr. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. From Publishers Weekly: Schwartz's (Old MacDonald Had a Farm) girl narrator, ardently in pursuit of a pachyderm, gives her audience some deceptively simple instructions for snaring one.
Read the book How to Catch an Elephant by Amy Schwartz to show another way to catch an elephant. A Curious student might wonder why someone would want to catch an elephant. Assessment: A Resourceful student would understand that it might be easier to catch an elephant but a mouse would be easier to contain. Remind students that these are skills to practice to become more creative and tools of the inventor. Say:, Use your imagination to think of a new way to catch an elephant safely.
How much? (Get Set for Kindergarten series) by Rosemary Wells ISBN: 0140568069 Book Description: Timothy and his kindergarten classmates learn about counting, measuring, money, and other math concepts. Includes activities on directionality, spatial relations, and the days of the week. How to Catch an Elephant by Amy Schwartz ISBN: 0789425793 Book Description: Enjoy this zany tale about a journey into the wilds where elephants live and about the fun of catching one a process that is utterly logical and utterly nuts.