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Turtle's Penguin Day

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ISBN13: 9780375843747
ISBN10: 0375843744
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TURTLE IS SO excited by the book about penguins that his dad reads him at bedtime that he decides he wants to be a penguin. So the next morning, he creates a penguin costume, grabs his book, and heads for the schoolbus. His kindergarten classmates are thrilled. They all want to be penguins too! Turtle shows his book to his teacher, and all day long he and his classmates do as the penguins do—they slide down the slide on their bellies during recess, form a waddling conga line at music time, and snack on goldfish crackers. Its a super-cool penguin day. Turtle thinks hed like to be a penguin every day. But, that night, his dad has a new book to read—and this one is all about monkeys!

This delightful picture book from Valeri Gorbachev celebrates both the power of books, and the joys of imaginative play in all its dress-up-box glory. And, with the extra penguin facts at the end of the book, this is a perfect blueprint for teachers planning penguin days of their own.

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Kim Griswell, September 29, 2009 (view all comments by Kim Griswell)
A perfect book to stimulate a preschooler's imagination and sense of play. Seeing turtle dressed like a penguin is giggle-aloud silly! Don't be surprised if your little one wants to dress up like a penguin the next day. Or you just might want to try it yourself.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375843747
Author:
Gorbachev, Valeri
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Turtles
Subject:
Animals - Turtles
Subject:
Books & Libraries
Subject:
Imagination & Play
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Penguins
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.18x8.86x.41 in. .90 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
05-08

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