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Jan 01, 2011
| ISBN 9781590788790
| 5-7 years
Sep 13, 2016
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Jan 01, 2011 | ISBN 9781590788790 | 5-7 years
Sep 13, 2016 | ISBN 9781629796918 | Baby-3
What do you want to be when you grow up? This book explores various jobs through lots of photographs of different shoes and simple, lively text.People work in many different jobs — and very often, the right shoes can make a job easier or safer. Would a nurse wear construction boots? Or should a construction worker wear ballet slippers? A terrific book to explore different careers, it also includes a game that invites young readers to guess which shoe matches which job.
This board book engages the preliterate audience in a guessing game—to match the shoe to the job. Through simple, lively text, and bright, colorful photographs, various occupations reveal that there is a right shoe for every job.
Stephen R. Swinburne is also the author of What’s Opposite?, Guess Whose Shadow?, Lots and Lots of Zebra Stripes, and What’s a Pair? What’s a Dozen? His other titles include Coyote: North America’s Dog and Bobcat: North America’s Cat. All… More about Stephen R. Swinburne
“The text is rhythmic and will read aloud well.” —Kirkus Reviews“‘Teachers will find this a good tool to use with a unit on community workers. It gives young students a new look at people in their community from a different perspective.” —Library Media Connection
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