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Over in the Meadow by Ezra Jack Keats
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Over in the Meadow (1971)

by Ezra Jack Keats

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A mother teaching her child to count. Count from 1-10.
  AnnetteHarris | May 27, 2015 |
Summary: Introduces animals and their babies in their habitat doing what they are most commonly known for.
Personal reaction: This book is great for introducing young children to animals and their habitats. Also this book would be great for an early vocabulary lesson for first graders.
Extension ideas: "Over On the Farm" farm life "Over In the Pond" pond creatures "Over in the Road" a Book on road safety. ( )
  AshleyCox | Aug 25, 2014 |
The author tells the reader about , what is happen over in the meadow. and what is they have on the meadow .The meadow is lush and bustling with activities and have a lot of creature playing over the meadow like furless, fishes, birdies.
Age group 3-4
Tacoma public library
  quanhtran | May 13, 2014 |
In Over In The Meadow, Ezra Jack Keats adapts a classic nursery rhyme and interjects it with beautiful and unique illustrations. In a typical Keats style, he uses collage and vibrant colors to make the text come to life. ( )
  hhuget | Dec 4, 2012 |
Ezra Jack Keats' mixed-media, collage style illustrations accompany a classic counting nursery rhyme in this book. With beautiful pictures depicting nature and animals, ths focus of this story is very much on the pictures. This is a great book for very young students or those who are learning to count, because they can say the rhymes aloud and participate while the book is being read. A great interactive read aloud book! ( )
  KylieBrigham | Oct 1, 2012 |
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Over in the meadow, in the sand, in the sun,
Lived an old mother turtle and her little turtle one.
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Welcome to a lush meadow bustling with activity, where one turtle digs, two fish swim, three bluebirds sing, and so on to ten fireflies that shine in the night. Keats's collage-style illustrations perfectly complement this classic Appalachian counting rhyme, which is also a popular song for toddlers.

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An old nursery poem introduces animals and their young and the numbers one through ten.

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