The Mangrove Tree: Planting Trees to Feed Families

The Mangrove Tree: Planting Trees to Feed Families

by Susan L. Roth, Cindy Trumbore


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781600604591
Publisher: Lee & Low Books, Inc.
Publication date: 05/01/2011
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: NC1190L (what's this?)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

SUSAN L. ROTH's unique mixed-media collage illustrations have appeared in numerous award-winning children's books, many of which she also wrote. Her bookParrots Over Puerto Rico​won the Robert F. Sibert Medal for Nonfiction from the American Library Association. Roth lives in New York.

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The Mangrove Tree: Planting Trees to Feed Families 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
pinkystar06 More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the way the story was told. I felt it was a great way to explain about different cultures and communities for students to understand in their own words. I also loved the illustrations used. The collages were captivating and a different type of picture book brought to life. A great book and I would use this for my classroom one day!
ACRain More than 1 year ago
An interesting tale of a society very different from our own and one man’s mission to save its people. Although and informational book it is anything but boring. Using the mix of photography and mixed media it offers young readers the chance to learn about another country and culture yet still leaves readers captivated and entertained. This is a read that any social studies teacher should defiantly have on their shelf. Though the story told does focus on the science and human relations this book would be easy to use across curriculum. The story might also inspire young readers to think beyond themselves and the possibilities for making the world around them a better place.