el oso verde (pequenos gigantes)

Summary:

The Green Bear who lives in the woods discovers that as the seasons change, so do the colors around him.

Educational Themes:
With this book you can teach colors, object identification, and the names of seasons.
Reading Level:
0.0
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
6 to 8
Recommended Age To Read Together:
0 to 4
Age of child:
Started reading with child nearly 3 years old.
Purchase Recommendation:
Borrow. The Pequenos Gigantes collection is a fun read, but not one that needs to be part of a permanent collection.
Little Kid Reaction

Initially s/he wanted to read this multiple times at a sitting. But after El Hipotomo Amarillo was introduced, s/he no longer wanted this story.

Big Kid Reaction

The story is fairly straightforward, though the vocabulary is beyond basic.

Pros:

You can teach colors, seasons, and activities with this book.

Cons:

The vocabulary may be beyond basic Spanish speakers, and the story unfamiliar enough (e.g., description of mowing the lawn) that toddlers lose interest.


Title El Oso Verde (Pequenos Gigantes)
About
Author Alan Rogers
Publisher Cooper Square Publishing LLC © 2000
Illustrators Alan Rogers
ISBN 1587281430
Material Hard Cover
Genres Bilingual, Spanish, Animal Characters, Picture Book Series
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