My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

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My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

My Granny Went to Market: A Round-the-world Counting Rhyme

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This children's book is ideal for introducing the different cultures around the world by traveling together with Granny and her flying carpet. This book covers the numbers 1 - 10 and also geography as Granny rides a magic carpet (from Istanbul) to different markets around the world. This is an excellent book for young children, which can help develop counting as granny takes the reader on an adventure around the world with her. It is perfect for counting along with your children and the images in the book make it more fun as you scavenger to count each item. Each page also provides a rich preview of what different culture look like on different parts of the world and the illustrations give a great representation of the geography.

This rhyming story will take young readers on an adventure to different countries while teaching them to count along the way. Reading this book, I actually learned about different cultures and things that went along with them. The writing is just as exciting, rich in rhyming, alliteration, interesting words, and introduces foreign words to children, and gives an insight into the different cultures and objects which represent that country. This book would be a great way to lead into activities and lessons about different countries and cultures.It can be used across the curricular; children can create their own paper flying carpet, masks, and lanterns. His travels include India, Cuba, Tunisia, Peru, Tahiti, Australia, the Comoros Islands, New York, Los Angeles and London. By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. A beautifully illustrated book, full of detail and colour… Not only is this a counting and rhyming book, it also provides some clear explanations as to unfamiliar terms covered within the text. Award-winning author Stella Blackstone has written many of Barefoot's best-selling titles, including the Bear series and the Cleo the Cat series.

This book can be used to be read out to children, the illustrations are fabulous, a lot of questions can be asked to children about it, i. Fly away with Granny as she takes a magic carpet ride around the world, collecting a steadily increasing number of souvenirs from each unique location! Since studying at the Royal College of Art, he has painted in numerous locations for exhibitions, commissions and publications, and has become a tutor at Goldsmiths University. I enjoyed reading this book because in some of the cultures I did not realize one of their customs and normalities.Definitely will use in my teaching as there are multiple opportunities for studying cultures and their history. His round-the-world travels have provided much inspiration for his work, and his first trip to India in 1986 resulted in a one person show entitled ‘Wel-come To India’ which was followed by a book and a short BBC TV film of the same name. Fly away with Granny as she takes a magic carpet ride around the world, collecting a steadily increasing number of souvenirs from each exotic location!

At the end of the story a list showing all of Granny's souvenirs and the number that she bought is provided. Next she flew to Thailand and bought two temple cats and from there, on to Mexico where she bought three funny masks. Most purchases from business sellers are protected by the Consumer Contract Regulations 2013 which give you the right to cancel the purchase within 14 days after the day you receive the item.As it says in the title it is written in rhyme and every place she visits she picks up a certain amount of objects (one more than the previous place) therefore is a counting book also. Although these students may not be able to travel the world at this moment, it shows them about different cultures. The book is full of beautiful, big and bright pictures, drawing the reader’s eye to examine them in more detail.

Taking young readers on an adventure through ten different countries, this book also introduces children to maps and entertains them with rhyme along the way. My Granny Went to Market: A Round-The-World Counting Rhyme by Stella Blackstone is a rhyming book about a Granny who takes a magic carpet ride around the world. This is a fun way of showing the reader what different cultures and places look like around the world, along with learning to count! This could also be a fun way to teach students about different items, cultures and traditions around the world.

Also, this book brings all of the cultural diversities together all in one setting as well as it shows how different each of them are. Registered office address: Office 6 HQ Business Centre | 237 Union Street | Plymouth | PL1 3HQ | UK. Stella Blackstone has written many best-selling titles for Barefoot Books, including the popular Bear and Cleo series and An Island In the Sun (2002).

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