Itsy Bitsy Spider

Summary:

A "fresh retelling" of the classic rhyme about the spider that climbs the water spout.


Reader Enjoyment Factors:

Fun illustrations to help toddler visualize classic rhyme.

Content Awareness Factors:

Paper pages not conducive to young toddler hands; board version suggested.


Little Kid Reaction

S/He enjoyed seeing pictures associated with one of his/her favorite rhymes. S/He came back to this book several times.

Parent Reaction

The illustrations are fun.

Type of Book:
This book re-spins the old Itsy Bitsy Spider rhyme with fun pictures and new verses describing the spider's day of adventures.
Educational Themes:

A good way to reinforce the classic tale and explore the use of rhyming and imagination.

Reading Level:
1.3
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
6 to 8
Recommended Age To Read Together:
0 to 4
Age of child:
Started reading with child 19 months old.
Purchase Recommendation:
Buy! The added verses and different scenarios add much fun for this familiar rhyme.

Title Itsy Bitsy Spider
About
Author Iza Trapani
Publisher Charlesbridge © 1998
ISBN 1580890148
Material Hard Cover
Cost $14.95
Genres Poetry
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