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Your Senses at the Grocery Store
     

Your Senses at the Grocery Store

by Kimberly M. Hutmacher
 

What will you hear? What will you smell? Take a trip to the grocery store and put your five senses to the test!

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What will you hear? What will you smell? Take a trip to the grocery store and put your five senses to the test!

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Paula McMillen
This installment in the “Out and About with Your Senses” series seeks to introduce early readers to new vocabulary in the context of the grocery store. In addition to the brief chapters for each of the five senses, the book offers a glossary, additional readings, an index, and links to the Capstone Press “FactHound” web site. The glossary is far from comprehensive, and most beginning readers will need assistance with a number of words that are not included. Print is large with lots of white space on each page, facilitating a read-along process. Full-page photographs directly connect to the text, making this a potentially useful book for second language learners of a greater age range. The young girl shown in the photos is non-Caucasian which makes this book feel more accessible to diverse audiences. One might wish that the author had chosen something other than dryer sheets and bleach to engage the sense of smell in a grocery store where fruits and vegetables, or even baked goods, would offer more enticing options. This would be a reasonable addition to a school, classroom, or public library. Reviewer: Paula McMillen, Ph.D.; Ages 6 to 8.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429666664
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
07/01/2011
Series:
Out and about with Your Senses Series
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
11.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
370L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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