Teachers and parents know that teaching is more effective when kids are having fun. Rick Walton's Language Adventures Series combines entertainment and education with eight newly revised picture books that cleverly teach grammar and usage.Read more...
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Teachers and parents know that teaching is more effective when kids are having fun. Rick Walton's Language Adventures Series combines entertainment and education with eight newly revised picture books that cleverly teach grammar and usage. Kids will love the silly stories, funny illustrations, and witty wordplay. Teachers and parents will love the new features: definitions at the beginning of the book and activities at the end that allow kids to apply what they've learned.
Titles in the series include
Around the House, the Fox Chased the Mouse: Adventures in Prepositions
Bullfrog Pops: Adventures in Verbs and Objects
Herd of Cows, Flock of Sheep: Adventures in Collective Nouns
Just Me and 6,000 Rats: Adventures in Conjunctions
Once There Was a Bull . . . (Frog): Adventures in Compound Words
Pig Pigger Piggest: Adventures in Comparing
Suddenly Alligator: Adventures in Adverbs
Why the Banana Split: Adventures in Idioms
Rick Walton is the author of more than sixty children's books, including this best-selling language arts series. His books have been featured on the IRA Children's Choice list, Reading Rainbow, and CBS This Morning.
More than 150,000 copies sold
"Perhaps not the funniest, it's funnier than many; and definitely a funny book." - Publisher's Weekly
It's the three little pigs with a whole new twist When three brothers (Pig, Pigger, and Piggest) meet three sisters (Witch, Witcher, and Witchest) the results are a muddy mess in which they all live sloppily ever after.
Rick Walton is the author of more than forty children's books. He lives with his wife and four children in Provo, Utah. Jimmy Holder is an illustrator who does work for magazines and advertising agencies, as well as illustrating children's picture books. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.
- ISBN-13: 9781423620839
- ISBN-10: 1423620836
- Publisher: Gibbs Smith
- Publish Date: March 2011
- Page Count: 36
- Reading Level: Ages 6-UP
- Dimensions: 0.5 x 9 x 11 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.45 pounds