Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today?: All About Weather (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library Series)

Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today?: All About Weather (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library Series)

by Tish Rabe, Aristides Ruiz
     
 

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The Cat in the Hat takes Dick and Sally on a Seussian safari to observe (and pontificate about) the many different kinds of mammals. An invaluable tour for all animal lovers!

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The Cat in the Hat takes Dick and Sally on a Seussian safari to observe (and pontificate about) the many different kinds of mammals. An invaluable tour for all animal lovers!

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School Library Journal
K-Gr 2-These books aim to introduce beginning readers to basic concepts in an entertaining manner. The author employs familiar characters from Dr. Seuss's "Cat in the Hat" titles to present information showing the diverse range of birds and mammals. The manic parade of rhyming facts, however, is confusing and contrived. Fine Feathered Friends is annoyingly superficial. In Is a Camel a Mammal?, a number of examples prove that mammals come in all sizes, live in many types of environments, and have various eating habits. Two basic facts, however, are mentioned in the glossary but not in the text: that mammal babies feed on their mothers' milk, and that they have backbones. In both books, the cartoon illustrations fail to distinguish among the many creatures. Series such as "Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science" (HarperCollins), "Read and Wonder" (Candlewick), and Jim Arnosky's "Crinkleroot" books (S & S) are all better choices.-Marilyn Taniguchi, Santa Monica Public Library, CA Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.
From the Publisher
“The Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library shows young readers that books can be entertaining and educational at the same time. This is a wonderful series!”–Barbara Kiefer, Ph.D., Charlotte S. Huck Professor of Children’s Literature, Ohio State University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375922763
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
05/25/2004
Series:
Cat in the Hat's Learning Library Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.38(h) x 0.36(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Tish Rabe is an award-winning television producer and writer. She lives in Greenwich, CT.

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