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Everyone Can Learn to Ride a Bicycle

by Chris Raschka

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Raschka perceptively captures the challenge, exhilaration, and fun of this childhood milestone. ( )
  Sullywriter | May 22, 2015 |
Everyone can learn to ride a bike if they are determined and willing to take the time to learn.
  JaniceBrody | May 21, 2015 |
this book is about a little girl who learns how to ride a bike. at the beginning she was nervous then she got use to it.
  kesharra | May 17, 2015 |
I loved reading this book, it has lots of motivation, This book is good for children, it tells when you want to do something and if its hard but lets do it again and again until you learn it. ( )
  imranahmed | May 12, 2015 |
I would definitely recommend all teachers to put this book in their classroom library. It had lots of great lessons in it. The main idea of this book is to teach children about never giving up no matter how many times you fall down. One thing I really enjoyed about the book was the amount of diversity in the book. In most stories the main character remains the same. In this book the main character was never the same color, had the same expression, or was wearing the same clothes. I think this was really important in helping connect with kids of all cultures. I also really liked how they positioned the text. The text was very big, bold, and simple. For example one line read, "Watch everyone ride" across the page. This is very helpful for beginning readers and students who have a hard time seeing. I also liked the illustrations. They were very detailed and interesting. The pictures were also very detailed. On one page you could see each step of the child riding the bicycle. ( )
  bmalon6 | Mar 31, 2015 |
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Learning to ride a bike is one of the most important milestones of childhood, and no one captures the emotional ups and downs of the experience better than Chris Raschka, who won the 2012 Caldecott Medal for A Ball for Daisy. In this simple yet emotionally rich "guide," a father takes his daughter through all the steps in the process—from choosing the perfect bicycle to that triumphant first successful ride. Using very few words and lots of expressive pictures, here is a picture book that not only shows kids how to learn to ride, but captures what it feels like to fall . . . get up . . . fall again . . . and finally "by luck, grace, and determination" ride a bicycle! 

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A father teaches his daughter all about bicycle riding, from selecting the right bike to trying again after a fall.

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