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How Groundhog's Garden Grew

How Groundhog's Garden Grew

by Lynne Cherry Illustrated by Lynne Cherry

Little Groundhog, in trouble for stealing from his friends' gardens, is taught by Squirrel to grow his very own. From seed-gathering to planting, harvesting, and eating home-grown fruits and vegetables, children join Little Groundhog in learning about the gardening process. At the end, Little Groundhog invites his animal friends to a Thanksgiving harvest feast.

Beautiful illustrations and thorough research on plants and insects make this sweet story an engrossing read, as well as a great picture-book introduction to how plants grow. Children and schools can follow Groundhog's lessons.

Ages
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.9
Lexile Measure
650L
DRA
24
Guided Reading
M
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Lynne Cherry Lynne Cherry, environmental enthusiast, is the author and/or illustrator of over 30 award-winning books for children inculding the best-selling books The Great Kapok Tree and A River Ran Wild.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Lynne Cherry Lynne Cherry, environmental enthusiast, is the author and/or illustrator of over 30 award-winning books for children inculding the best-selling books The Great Kapok Tree and A River Ran Wild.

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