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Pumpkin Fever

Pumpkin Fever

by Charnan Simon Illustrated by Jan Bryan-Hunt

Erin and her parents buy two wonderful, round pumpkins and while she and her father carve one into a jack-o'-lantern, Mom prepares hers into pumpkin pie.

Product Information
Rookie Reader titles features full-color, often hilarious illustrations and engaging stories that always involve a young child figuring out concepts or solving problems on his or her own. The "Seasons and Weather" subset focuses on how children experience the seasons through delightful activities such as carving pumpkins and building a snowman, as well as satisfying their natural curiosity about changes in weather and nature.

Series Features  
• Unique book in a book format (storybook plus activity pages) provides an all-in-one school readiness resource.
• Woven throughout each book are tips and pointers that parents and educators can use to support each child's language and math skill development and natural curiosities.
• Engaging "Let's Learn Together" pages provide interactive activities on Vocabulary, Print Awareness, Phonological Awareness, Narrative skills, Counting, Size, Shapes and more.
• These books also attend to children's social/emotional development in the context of family, community, and the world immediately around children, focusing on listening to and engaging others, self-awareness, developing natural curiosity, feelings, adjusting to change, and pride in accomplishment.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
1.3
Lexile Measure
210L
Publisher
Children's Press (CT)
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Realistic Fiction, Series

About the Author and Illustrator

Charnan Simon
Jan Bryan-Hunt

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