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A is for America by Devin Scillian
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Brief rhymes for each letter of the alphabet, accompanied by longer explanatory text, present features of the United States. An alphabet book for the United States with colorful illustrations, rhymes, & facts, the wide range of people, places and cultures that make up our hemispere. Young children will gain a good sense of the diversity of the Americas as a whole. The author of the charming fable "Fibblestax" includes a rhyming poem for each letter of the alphabet and informational text about the United States. Full color.… (more)
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Title:A is for America
Authors:Devin Scillian (Author)
Info:Sleeping Bear Press (2001), Edition: 1st Edition, 56 pages
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A is for America: An American Alphabet by Devin Scillian

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Each letter is of the alphabet is accompanied by a poem as well as pictures to explain each letter. The book focuses on the US and presents several features a person could find in the county. This is a great book for children learning the alphabet and for children who enjoy learning about facts.
  jsheaSWOCC | Feb 4, 2017 |
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  aadkins | Jul 22, 2011 |
This book tells a little about American history with a poetry setting. Rhyming and pictures are intertwined to make historical facts fun for young children. Everything is covered including presidents and monuments.

I enjoyed this book when I read it to my two year old and seven year old at the same time. They both found the book to be interesting and fun. I thought it was creative how the poetry and illustrations were used to make learning fun.

This book could be used in the classroom for a fund way to learn history. Having the students draw pictures of what they thought historical event might look like. Student could also write a paper on their favorite historical event.
  MOster | Nov 13, 2009 |
Alphabet book about America. Describes many aspects of American history, monuments, or other defining factors of America in detail on the side. Genre: Poetry because it follows an ABC poetry scheme as well as rhyme throughout the entirety of the book. Setting: America- the setting is very important since the whole book is based on America and what makes it what it is. Media: acryllic
  msequeira06 | Mar 3, 2009 |
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