Kaplan's selection of big book sets provides informative lessons for story time reading. The colorful illustrations will help students develop their listening comprehension skills as they gather around the reading rug.
This book exemplifies the qualities - rhythmic texts, repetivite words, dynamic illustrations, and engaging story lines - that make large-format books so useful in helping children to read and learn. Big book.
Five classic children's books now available in big book format. Children enjoy the rhyming, cumulative tales accompanied by bouncy illustrations. Predictable tales allow children to develop important ore-reading skills.
This book has just one phrase per spread but is able to keep children's attention as you read the story. The bright, colorful pictures follow the process of planting and growing ingredients for a delicious homemade soup.
18 months - 2 years. When three baby owls awake one night to find their mother gone, they can't help but wonder where she is. Stunning illustrations from unique and striking perspectives capture the owls as they worry about their mother: What is she doing? When will she be back? What scary things move all around them? Not surprisingly, a joyous flapping and dancing and bouncing greets her return, lending a celebratory tone to the ending of this comforting tale. Never has the plight of young ones… More »
2 - 6 years. Eight classic children's books now available in big book format. Children enjoy the rhyming, cumulative tales accompanied by bouncy illustrations. Predictable tales allow children to develop important pre-reading skills.
Simple text with nonthreatening illustrations of dinosaurs. Each dinosaur is pictured at the end with name and pronunciation key. 40 pages. This book contributes to a child's growing self-awareness. This Big book is filled with rhyme and repetition, perfect for enhancing phonemic awareness and developing early literacy. This skill building big book introduces children to a variety of language sounds through an engaging story that is fun to read out loud.