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Flower Garden #2020

Flower Garden By Eve Bunting Kathryn Hewitt Flower Garden An urban African American girl and her father buy plants potting soil and a window box at the supermarket ride the bus to their apartment and put together a colorful gift for the child s mother Rh
  • Title: Flower Garden
  • Author: Eve Bunting Kathryn Hewitt
  • ISBN: 9780152023720
  • Page: 395
  • Format: Paperback
  • Flower Garden By Eve Bunting Kathryn Hewitt An urban African American girl and her father buy plants, potting soil, and a window box at the supermarket, ride the bus to their apartment, and put together a colorful gift for the child s mother Rhyming verse carries the brief story, while wonderful, warm, full color illustrations present scenes from novel angles, and depict a loving family with a sense of intimacy, s An urban African American girl and her father buy plants, potting soil, and a window box at the supermarket, ride the bus to their apartment, and put together a colorful gift for the child s mother Rhyming verse carries the brief story, while wonderful, warm, full color illustrations present scenes from novel angles, and depict a loving family with a sense of intimacy, sincerity, and joy School Library Journal
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    About "Eve Bunting Kathryn Hewitt"

    1. Eve Bunting Kathryn Hewitt

      Also known as Evelyn Bolton and A.E Bunting.Anne Evelyn Bunting, better known as Eve Bunting, is an author with than 250 books Her books are diverse in age groups, from picture books to chapter books, and topic, ranging from Thanksgiving to riots in Los Angeles Eve Bunting has won several awards for her works.Bunting went to school in Ireland and grew up with storytelling In Ireland, There used to be Shanachies the shanachie was a storyteller who went from house to house telling his tales of ghosts and fairies, of old Irish heroes and battles still to be won Maybe I m a bit of a Shanchie myself, telling stories to anyone who will listen This storytelling began as an inspiration for Bunting and continues with her work.In 1958, Bunting moved to the United States with her husband and three children A few years later, Bunting enrolled in a community college writing course She felt the desire to write about her heritage Bunting has taught writing classes at UCLA She now lives in Pasadena, California.

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    1. A very simple, beautifully illustrated story, told in gentle rhyme, of a young girl and her father embarking on a journey by bus to the grocery store to buy a window flower box The purpose of the expedition is revealed when Mother walks in the door, carrying schoolbooks, to find the flowers, birthday cake and chocolate ice cream The book ends with an image of the family cozily looking out the window over the flowers, which present a small oasis of beauty in a gray urban world.This is a lovely de [...]


    2. It has been such a long time since I ve read this book and once I re read the book,I automatically enjoyed it I love the artworks in this book, the characters and settings looks very realistic and the flowers were so colorful and beautiful The artist, Kathryn Hewitt did a phenomenal job on the artworks This book will be a great way to introduce the children different vocabularies and different names of the flowers as well as its colors The book was a simple read and easy to follow It also talks [...]


    3. A good read for flower lovers or mother s day Beautifully drawn and simple language to describe buying and planting a window garden box for the child s mother.


    4. Such a lovely book Even though it s a simple story, something about it kept the attention of even the most inattentive kids in my storytimes Beautiful illustrations and simple text.


    5. Text to Teaching connectionThis books has beautiful colorful pictures and a simple rhyming text In the classroom it could be used to introduce a topic of spring and growing flowers The class could discuss the different types of flowers, such as the tulips which grow from a tulip bulb Then they could plant a flower garden for their school.In the story the main character plants the flowers for her mother s birthday, but you could also read the story to your class if you are planting a flower for t [...]


    6. I use this every year in my story time A wonderful story of a girl and her father making a flower box for their apartment window I use it for garden or Mothers story times 2000I used this for a PJ story time tonight a mother asked to check it out 5 22 12Used this for a gardening story time since I didn t use it for Mother s Day the fire fighters came for a story time and I have it in big book format and 2 day cares showed for the preschool story time 5 13 14Used in Story Time 5 12 15And again Th [...]


    7. Text to Teaching A response activity for this book could be a science activity where children learn about the parts of a flower Children can use real flowers to create 3D Art and then label the corresponding parts with leaf, stem, root or flower The flowers can also be made with play dough or other art material Also, teachers can include a measuring activity, where children can measure the growth of a flower versus another type Measurements can be recorded on a weekly basis and observed for comp [...]





    8. Book Title Flowering GardenAuthor Illustrator Eve Bunting Kathryn HewittReading Level 2.2Book Level k 3Book Summary The picture book paints the story of a young girl buying flowers with her father She relives the details from picking out the flowers, the journey home, and planting them on the window sill The best part is who the flowers are forCharacteristics that support the genre of picture book is the pictures tell the same story as the text An emergent reader can follow the story without kno [...]


    9. This book has beautiful illustrations I enjoyed looking at the pretty pictures of a busy city and quaint flowers at the same time This book is about a little girl who buys some flowers with her father You follow her journey through the city, on the train, down the street, until finally she gets home with her garden They plant the garden in a window sill box, and only at the end will you find out who the flowers were planted for This is a sweet and simple book that I would love to have in my clas [...]


    10. I love this book It has a lovely rhyming scheme and flows well when read aloud The sentence structure is easy to read, which makes it good both for story time as well as young readers getting their literary feet under them The story is that of a little girl and her father bringing flowers home on the bus They then make a planter box with the beautiful flowers before her mother comes home to the garden on their window sill It s a sweet story, perfect for the budding of spring time or the fun days [...]


    11. This book is interesting and simple to teach children about colors, flowers, some bugs, and how to make a surprise The book also explains the adventure of buying flowers from grocery store to the apartment home This book is best for children around the age of 4 to 6, because this story can be in big books or regular size books and simple wordings that is not too hard for children to try reading.


    12. This is a beautifully, lovely, illustrated book This is a beautiful and sweet story This book will teach children about rhyme, through the singing of song rhyming pattern, little kids will enjoy this book I think that the ending of the story was perfect, the whole family looking at the flower garden from their window This is a great book to show children about working together This is a great book for young children.


    13. Flower Garden is an excellent story to read to children when they are learning about rhyming I say that because it has a great rhyming tone which might help children to read along better The illustration has so much color on each page, which brings out the joy and happiness in every character I don t remember reading this book as a child, but I cant wait to be able to read this story to my own class one day


    14. This book has beautiful colorful pictures and a simple rhyming text It could be used to introduce a topic of spring and growing flowers It even explains some of the flowers and their colors and names This book also emphasizes the importance of expressing love and affection towards people we care about.


    15. This book is ideal for introducing the flowers that the children can see in the spring garden There are many spring flowers name and beautiful picture It can use teaching to children how to make a small garden for gift to other person or decoration in their inside home This book has African American girl as main character and is also good a t teaching diversity to children.


    16. A delightful tale of a little girl who makes a beautiful spring flower box But why was it so important to her to create this spring flower garden This pleasant verse will appeal to young readers The illustrations, originally done as oil paintings on paper and reproduced here for this book, are captivating A book certain to charm readers, young and old alike.Highly recommended.


    17. This book has a good rhyming scheme I like how colorful the pictures are and the style of illustrations This book would be good to read when discussing community or rhyming I like how the book describes different places in a community It also has good directional elements, for example how the garden goes up stairs and on a bus.


    18. It is a poem, and a rhyming book The pictures are beautiful, the flowers just look real The children will learn many flower s names It is simple book but it gives us a surprise at the end that those flowers the girl brought them home is for her mother.


    19. This book is interesting and simple to teach children about colors, flowers, some bugs, and how to make a surprise The book also explains the adventure of buying flowers from grocery store to the apartment home


    20. Short, simple and almost rhymed I liked it for a cute less than five minute read I could see that it could be read to children before mothers day to remind them to do something nice for their moms but other than that it s just a book with pretty pictures.


    21. Wonderful illustrations by Kathryn Hewitt guide the reader through a rhyming story about a little girl setting up a garden for a special person on a special day This would be great for kids interested in gardening or setting up a garden in an urban area.


    22. I read the big book version of this book The children love the colors and how big and bright the details are on each page This book is family related and engaging for the child as father takes daughter to make something for mother I enjoyed the pictures as well.


    23. Sweet simple story with beautiful illustrations A friends of mine who is a prek teacher ordered this as a memorial book for a student whose mother had recently died The deceased mother had loved flowers which is something the student told her so I though the story was very appropriate.


    24. This is a nice story about a girl from the city who creates flower boxes with her dad for her mom s birthday This could be an excellent mentor text if you re wanting to do a lesson on gardening or nature in a city.


    25. A lot of rhyming is in this book Illustrations are pretty Teaches steps to gardening Teaches the names of flowers.


    26. This book has great pictures , the rhymes and short text is great for early readers I liked this story because it was very thoughtful.



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