Written by George
Illustrated by Donald Crews
64 pages; Dimensions 10.0
x 8.0 in.
Publisher: Mulberry Books;
is for seed, B
is for eggs, C
is for milk--what's going on here? Well, the seed is tomorrow's
the eggs are tomorrow's Birds,
and the milk is tomorrow's Cheese!
Explore a wonderful orld of possibilities with this extremely unique
and imaginative alphabet book that encourages young readers to look
beyond the obvious.
A fun and inventive
offering for today's kids and tomorrow's visionaries.
--School Library Journal
Complex thinking; organizes ideas in a unique
Using a topic of study, make a classroom
book using the book's pattern. Brainstorm several
important concepts related to that topic to help
prompt your thinking. Then, choose a letter of the
alphabet to write and illustrate a page of the
book. For example, in Tomorrow's Thanksgiving Book:
"C is for stalk, tomorrow's corn."
FROM: Kingore, B. (2001). The
Kingore Observation Inventory (KOI), 2nd
Professional Associates Publishing.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR AND
George Shannon grew up in a
home filled with books and family stories. He spent years as
a children's librarian and professional storyteller. He
feels, "The challenge of sharing a story in as few words as
possible and with a vital theme inside a 'light-hearted'
plot is one I sense I'll always enjoy as surely as I do
Donald Crews is the renowned
creator of many celebrated children's books, including the
Caldecott Honor Books Freight Train and Truck. He and his
wife, Ann Jonas, live in New York's Hudson River