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Freight train by Donald Crews
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Freight train

by Donald Crews

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An opportunity for children to see in illustrations a freight train, emphasizing each type of car that can be part of a train.
Age: 3-5 years
Source: Pierce County Library
  chelseashowalter | Nov 26, 2017 |
Your child will learn the colors and names of each train car in this delightful classic.
  mcmlsbookbutler | Nov 21, 2017 |
It is a quick story that talks about a train. It will be able to help with teaching colors, and the concept of gone. It is a rhyming book and talks about its journey,over bridges and through cities.

Age 2-4
Source Pierce College ECE Library
  KFox20 | Aug 14, 2017 |
Explores the concept of what a train is, what makes up a a train, and how a train goes, in a very primitive way. It also explores primary colors such as: red, yellow, and blue (and others). It is a lovely book intended for 2-3 year olds.

Source: Tacoma Public Library System ( )
  WAwobbuffet | Jul 25, 2017 |
This book is about Freight Trains, how they works and the different process the go through.
  Gervona | Jun 6, 2017 |
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With due respect to Casey Jones, John Henry, The Rock Island Line, and the countless freight trains passed and passing the big house in Cottondale
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A train runs across this track.

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This book is a classroom favorite. Bright and easy colors, counting the train cars, learning about the kinds of train cars and what they haul, and all the action as the train moves along the track. My preschoolers all come away from it learning the word "trestle", which feels like a very grownup word in a preschooler's mouth.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 059042694X, Paperback)

Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:25:50 -0400)

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Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.

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