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Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons (original 2012; edition 2012)

by Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illustrator)

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Title:Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
Authors:Eric Litwin
Other authors:James Dean (Illustrator)
Info:HarperCollins (2012), Hardcover, 40 pages
Collections:Your library
Tags:easy, math, k-3

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Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin (2012)


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This is great book that integrates math concepts into reading.It would be a great book to teach students kindergarten through second grade. It a great story and has rhyme that students can read along while you read the story.
  CourtneyFritz93 | Sep 7, 2016 |
This book is great to introduce students to math concepts! Children will not even know they are doing math when they are singing along to Pete the Cat's song. I love reading this book because of the song that goes along with it to keep students engaged. Although the book is very tedious, young children need to hear phrases repeated. This may be difficult depending on the grade to do math problems with, but it can be a good introduction.
  leighTembrey | Sep 6, 2016 |
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons is a great book to use for elementary school kids who are learning how to subtract number and starting to count. What child doesn't like Pete the Cat? They will love this book!
  AngelaCarchi | Sep 3, 2016 |
This musical rock story of a blue cat painted in water colors and tempera, in a funny note, help students to count and subtract the buttons he misses through out the story, and instead of crying, the blue cat continues to sing. dynamic color coded text to identify key rhyming words and concepts. Excellent for students to count and predict with such repetitive structure, good for sounding out letters, and for summarizing to determine the importance. Very groovy!
  eearly15 | Aug 2, 2016 |
Pete the cat is wearing his favorite shirt with 4 buttons on it. He loves his buttons so much that he begins singing a song. Then suddenly a button pops off and he wonders how many buttons are left. 3 so he keeps singing the song but instead of 4 he says 3. This continues until all the buttons have popped off. He then continues to sing his song about his belly button!
  Ivary | Jun 8, 2016 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0062110586, Hardcover)

Pete the Cat is wearing his favorite shirt—the one with the four totally groovy buttons. But when one falls off, does Pete cry? Goodness, no! He just keeps on singing his song—after all, what could be groovier than three groovy buttons? Count down with Pete in this rocking new story from the creators of the bestselling Pete the Cat books.

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Pete the cat loves the buttons on his shirt so much that he makes up a song about them, and even as the buttons pop off, one by one, he still finds a reason to sing.

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