HomeGroupsTalkMoreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Loading...

Mouse Paint (1989)

by Ellen Stoll Walsh

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
2,476644,392 (4.01)8
Three white mice discover jars of red, blue, and yellow paint and explore the world of color.
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 8 mentions

Showing 1-5 of 63 (next | show all)
"Mailbox", K-Gr 1, Oct/Nov 2004
  AprilGraziano | Nov 16, 2020 |
00006706
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
Mouse Paint is a cute and interesting fiction picture book that children would love to read. Full of beautiful, fun, and colorful illustrations, the book teaches about primary and secondary colors and how they are produced.

I like this book for the children. It is a great introduction book for art and colors. ( )
  Marea9676 | Jul 7, 2020 |
This concept book focuses on the concept of colors. The readability level is for first graders, but I believe I would read it to PreK or Kindergarten students. In the story, all three mice start out as white. They jump into red, yellow, and blue paint. The colors end up mixing to reveal the concept that red and yellow make orange, red and blue make purple, and yellow and blue make green. After reading this story, I would have the students mix these paints to experiment with the colors on their own to reinforce this concept. I think the book would be very useful in this sense. However, I must admit that it is not a very interesting story, but it is useful. ( )
  Katie_Morgan | Feb 10, 2020 |
Cute, but all three mice are male. Unless you work hard to find books in which all the characters are female then this is just one more book that contributes to imprinting "default male" in children's minds. So recommended only with that caution. ( )
  adaq | Dec 25, 2019 |
Showing 1-5 of 63 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
This one's for my mom, Nell Orum Stoll Jones
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Three white mice discover jars of red, blue, and yellow paint and explore the world of color.

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (4.01)
0.5
1 2
1.5
2 9
2.5
3 25
3.5 7
4 69
4.5 4
5 52

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 157,345,603 books! | Top bar: Always visible