A Rock is Lively by Dianna Hutts Aston, Sylvia Long

Childrens Literature

By Dianna Hutts Aston, Sylvia Long

From the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed Is Sleepy, and A Butterfly Is sufferer comes a stunning and informative advent to the attention-grabbing global of rocks. From extraordinary blue lapis lazuli to volcanic snowflake obsidian, an immense number of rocks are showcased in all their elegance. Poetic in voice and chic in layout, this publication introduces an array of evidence, making it both ideal for lecture room sharing and relatives reading.

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Jenkins is making an announcement. He is my teacher. But I’m not listening. Mostly because I am taping Rollo Tookus to his desk. ” he whines. “I want to hear what he’s saying. ” “School is never interesting,” I say, preparing to tape down his free hand. “But he’s announcing a contest,” he says. “And I’m doing a science project. ” he says. “Now, listen,” I tell him. “You’re the sun. So you’re stationary. ” “Oh, great. He just said the deadline. ” “And I’m the earth,” I continue. ” 40 I limp around Rollo to demonstrate my orbit.

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