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Dr. Seuss's ABC (original 1963; edition 1963)

by Dr. Seuss

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Title:Dr. Seuss's ABC
Authors:Dr. Seuss
Info:Grolier (1963), Edition: Book Club, Hardcover
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Rating:****1/2
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Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! by Dr. Seuss (1963)

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Dr. Seuss seems to be able to teach children a life lesson by writing anything. This simple life lesson is that of the alphabet. In Dr. Seuss's ABC there are many creative characters that help bring a child's imagination to full effect. He has truly captured the fine line between fun, and learning. This book is a fun effective way for children to learn their ABC's. The illustrations of this book are very elaborate. He has given every character their own personality just by drawing them. No two characters are alike, and it is noticeable in this story. This is a great book to help children learn in the early stages of their education. ( )
  cross67 | Dec 3, 2015 |
this is a classic book teaching young children about their alphabet
  ashleighgoad | Nov 30, 2015 |
On of those books you can read over and over. Dr, Seuss creates unusual and fantastic creatures for each letter of the alphabet. Aunt Annie's Alligator A A A! ( )
  JenHopkins | Nov 24, 2015 |
I had to use this book for a lesson plan for EDUC 2200. My lesson was about syllables and phonological awareness and I pulled words from the text to teach the subject. ( )
  kesteves | Nov 18, 2015 |
repetition of the letters of the alphabet meet alliteration meet colorful characters in a Bright and Early beginning book.
  Stephanie_Addison | Oct 21, 2015 |
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Lawson/LIB 428 Desc. - While this has classic elements of an ABC book, its greatest elements are that is 'not' a classic ABC book. Of the many strengths is that is presents the smaller letter with the larger version and in Seuss style has the rhyme, repeition, alliteration etc. But what I love is the introduction of fun words. Aside from U is for Umbrella it also has D is for Doughnut and C is for Camel rather than the usual words. This is also a board book and perfect for the infant/toddler classroom.
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"An alphabet book with zany drawings and nonsensical verse provides an entertaining way for small children to learn the letters and their sounds."--Booklist.  

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Dr. Seuss presents the letters and their sounds, and shows how the sounds join to form words.

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