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How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten? by Jane Yolen
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How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten? (edition 2004)

by Jane Yolen

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Title:How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten?
Authors:Jane Yolen
Info:Blue Sky Press (2004), Edition: BRDBK, Board book, 12 pages
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Tags:counting books, dinosaurs, beginning readers, board books

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This book rhymes and counts to ten. It would be a good bedtime story because it is short, however at the end the book does imply starting over again so the child might insist upon it. Just a fun read and what kid doesn't like dinosaurs?
  ediekm1990 | May 17, 2014 |
With a repetitive way of learning how to count to ten with dinosaurs this book shows beautiful illustrations and learning about numbers.
  alishablaire | Mar 18, 2014 |
This book is a counting book that shows dinosaurs in the bedroom. Their playfulness and giddiness of being entertained by toys is highlighted and shown in the various things that they find themselves getting into and becoming preoccupied by. There is one teddy bear, two balloons, and three toy trucks that the various species are enthralled by. At the end of the story, the reader is asked to "review" the inventory of the things that have been counted by re-reading the book. It is extremely interactive and a cyclical story telling format that is great for partner reading.
I think that the bold imagery of the book and is straight forwardness are really what make this appealing to young readers. It holds the attention of the reader and makes a sort of rhyme out of counting. Since it is so short, it is great that the author kept this in mind, because by doing so, she is able to write it in a way that calls the reader to continue and revisit the book over and over again.
  rebeccarodela | Mar 15, 2014 |
The How Do Dinosaurs...? series is a loved series of books with my little boy. The illustrations are very helpful and colorful. This series is for younger reader and very useful in teaching many different basics. In the book How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten? is a neat book on how to teach children to count, it does so without it feeling like work. ( )
  melthompson | Feb 26, 2014 |
I think this is a great book in integrate into math for young children at school and at home. I would say that this would be a wonderful book for boys and girls - it's funny to see dinosaurs doing activities that children typically do.
  NancyDW | Feb 23, 2014 |
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Teague, MarkIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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"Dinosaur counting starts with one. One tattered teddy bear just for fun."
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0439649498, Board book)

The bestselling, award-winning team of Yolen and Teague present their beloved dinosaurs in a new format with this fun, read-aloud board book that teaches young children to count from one to ten!

Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs delight young readers with their playful antics. How do dinosaurs count to ten? Over and over and over again!
This brand new board book format brings the gigantic humor of bestselling, award-winning team Jane Yolen and Mark Teague to the youngest readers, helping them learn to count from one to ten with a simple, rhyming text and laugh-out-loud illustrations! A perfect companion book to the other HOW DO DINOSAURS tales, and a great baby gift as well.

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:32:45 -0400)

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Describes how a little dinosaur counts from one to ten, using the toys and other things around him.

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