My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

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My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

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It is perfect for counting along with your children and the images in the book make it more fun as you scavenger to count each item. Stella Blackstone has written many best-selling titles for Barefoot Books, including the popular Bear and Cleo series and An Island In the Sun (2002). Taking young readers on an adventure through ten different countries, this book also introduces children to maps and entertains them with rhyme along the way.

This could also be a fun way to teach students about different items, cultures and traditions around the world. This book covers the numbers 1 - 10 and also geography as Granny rides a magic carpet (from Istanbul) to different markets around the world. By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. While this book is to help with counting each page is represented by a certain place around the world.

The book is cleverly done as a counting rhyme, tracking granny’s progress around the world and increasing the number of objects bought as she travels. Not only is this a counting and rhyming book, it also provides some clear explanations as to unfamiliar terms covered within the text. Also, this book brings all of the cultural diversities together all in one setting as well as it shows how different each of them are. A great story of a granny who travelled to different countries around the world, picking up different cultural objects. His round-the-world travels have provided much inspiration for his work, and his first trip to India in 1986 resulted in a one person show entitled ‘Wel-come To India’ which was followed by a book and a short BBC TV film of the same name.It can be used across the curricular; children can create their own paper flying carpet, masks, and lanterns. A beautifully illustrated book, full of detail and colour… Not only is this a counting and rhyming book, it also provides some clear explanations as to unfamiliar terms covered within the text. Granny went to Market is a fun book about a Granny flying around the world purchasing different items. Discover the joy of reading with us, your trusted source for affordable books that do not compromise on quality. This book would be a great way to lead into activities and lessons about different countries and cultures.

The different cultures add another layer to the story by maybe piquing some interest in a country the reader may or may not have heard of. This stylishly illustrated counting book from a Best New Illustrator, opens with a vibrant cockerel crowing to welcome the day and ends with a solitary barn owl flying off the page and slipping into the night.All of these objects are things that are well known for the area such as various tapestries from Istanbul, Nesting Dolls, Llamas, drums etc. From half a pawpaw to five jew-plums through to ten bananas, this girl’s love of Caribbean fruits is so infectious that you can almost taste the juice dribbling down your chin. This children's book is ideal for introducing the different cultures around the world by traveling together with Granny and her flying carpet.



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