HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Listening Walk (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out…
Loading...

The Listening Walk (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science)

by Paul Showers

Other authors: Aliki (Illustrator)

Series: Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
488621,022 (4.38)1

None.

None
Loading...

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

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

Showing 1-5 of 6 (next | show all)
This book is a very fun and interactive read for children. The main idea of this book is to prompt students to keep their ears open for different sounds in their daily lives. The things I liked about this book were the vibrant illustrations and the writing/ language. The illustrations were fun and interactive. They made it easy for the reader to relate. The writing included sound words and onomatopoeia which allowed students to really experience the book. ( )
  rpotte5 | Oct 21, 2015 |
This books is simple, yet amazing! Paul Showers does an outstanding job of creating spellings for sounds that really sound like the real thing. Kids would love to try this out and use invented spellings for sounds. I absolutely love this book! ( )
  robertsk | Jul 4, 2014 |
A young girl likes to go on walks with her father. They walk around the neighborhood together, but do not talk, only listen. She describes the sounds she hears on her walk, then challenges the reader to sit still in the quiet and notice the sounds around them. ( )
1 vote kelasater | Jan 31, 2010 |
The girl and her father took a silent walk with their dog. As she walked to the park silently she was able to hear a new world of noises. I enjoyed the idea of listening. Its a dying trait. I would use this book as a prep reader for listening excersizes in my preK classroom, I can also reinforce walking, clearing your mind, paying attention, visiting the park, etc... Its illustrated and word choice for the young reader. Grades preK-3 ( )
1 vote awiltenburg | Oct 21, 2009 |
About a little girl who talks about the things she does as she goes for walks with her dad. ( )
  kwalk3 | Apr 23, 2009 |
Showing 1-5 of 6 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (1 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Showers, Paulprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
AlikiIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0064433226, Paperback)

Put on your socks and shoes -- and don't forget your ears!

We're going on a listening walk. Shhhhh. Do not talk. Do not hurry. Get ready to fill your ears with a world of wonderful and surprising sounds.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:16:13 -0400)

(see all 4 descriptions)

A little girl and her father take a quiet walk and identify the sounds around them.

» see all 2 descriptions

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
63 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (4.38)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 3
3.5 3
4 10
4.5 1
5 17

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 117,145,233 books! | Top bar: Always visible