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Turtle's penguin day

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AD: Adult Directed 510L
TURTLE IS SO excited by the book about penguins that his dad reads him at bedtime that he decides he wants to be a penguin. So the next morning, he creates a penguin costume, grabs his book, and heads for the schoolbus. His kindergarten classmates are thrilled. They all want to be penguins too! Turtle shows his book to his teacher, and all day long he and his classmates do as the penguins do--they slide down the slide on their bellies during recess, form a waddling conga line at music time, and snack on goldfish crackers. It's a super-cool penguin day. Turtle thinks he'd like to be a penguin every day. But, that night, his dad has a new book to read--and this one is all about monkeys! This delightful picture book from Valeri Gorbachev celebrates both the power of books, and the joys of imaginative play in all its dress-up-box glory. And, with the extra penguin facts at the end of the book, this is a perfect blueprint for teachers planning penguin days of their own.
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AD: Adult Directed 510L
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Full title turtle s penguin day
Author gorbachev valeri
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Last Update 2018-05-22 23:05:13PM
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subject_facet Penguins -- Fiction, Penguins -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Turtles -- Fiction, Turtles -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Turtle's penguin day
title_full Turtle's Penguin Day, Turtle's penguin day / Valeri Gorbachev
title_short Turtle's penguin day
topic_facet Juvenile Fiction, Penguins, Picture Book Fiction, Schools, Turtles