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Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree

Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree

by Eileen Christelow

"The irrepressible crew from "Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed" returns in this version of a traditional hand rhyme...the familiar chant tells of five foolish monkeys who are eaten when they tease a hungry crocodile... [T]he intended audience (will) delight in the mischief-making — a humorous exaggeration of their own antics." — School Library Journal

Full-color illustrations.

Ages
4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Grade Level Equivalent
2.9
Lexile Measure
440L
DRA
10
Guided Reading
K
Book Type
Counting and Number Book

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