Bibliographic Information: Shea, S. (2011). Do You Know Which Ones Will Grow?. New Jersey: Big Apple Books.
Brief Annotation: This book asks students to think about whether or not something will grow. It would also be great to teach in combination with rhyming because the whole book rhymes.
Genre: Picture Book
Grade Level: K-3
Readers who will like this: Readers who enjoy books that rhyme or readers who like pictures that have a pop art feel.
Rating/Response: 4 The illustrations in this book are beautiful, and the rhyming makes it a fun book to read. It is also a great way to see students of understanding of living and nonliving.
One question you would ask before a read aloud: What are characteristics of things that can grow.
Reading Strategy: Science
Rationale for Strategy: This book is a great for teaching about living and nonliving.
Posted by: Emily Busch