I grew up on a farm – Molly’s Evaluations
I Grew Up on a Farm is an autobiographical account of the writer’s life on a farm in Nineteen Fifties Middletown, New York. Written by writer Alan Lewis and illustrated by artist Bob Fletcher, I Grew Up on a Farm brings to life the writer’s reminiscences of a time shared by this reviewer and sadly misplaced to many right now. I Grew Up on a Farm presents the reader an interesting glimpse into farm life as skilled by a lot of America throughout a lot of the final century. And it is a tip for individuals who like to recollect their childhood, which was spent in the best way that the author Lewis captured.
Written in child-friendly textual content and lavishly illustrated, I Grew Up on a Farm takes the reader step-by-step with the writer as she gathers eggs, performs together with her canine, gathers produce from the household backyard to promote at a roadside stand. The reader is invited to be taught in regards to the work and enjoyable of the household farm. We see fishing within the pond, caring for chores and lengthy summer season days with household and associates.
I particularly cherished the creativity discovered within the piece. Illustrated with black and white images enhanced by illustrator Fletcher to full shade drawings, each web page is a delight. I Grew Up On A Farm is a good-natured story of a time that’s quick disappearing from our nation. City sprawl is more and more encroaching on areas the place household farms as soon as thrived
I took “I Grew Up on a Farm” to my fourth grade classroom the place it was an immediate hit. We stay in rural Oklahoma, however solely one of many college students really lives within the “nation”. The youngsters had been delighted to listen to the story and since then they’ve been studying the e book in flip. We voted on the paintings, and our consensus is “the paintings is nice.”
I Grew Up On A Farm is a studying e book for little ones ages 3-8. It’s some assisted studying for eighth and ninth graders, and alone for a lot of the center grades. The e book supplies an amazing alternative for kids to debate life right now in distinction to life just a few years in the past and picture how life would possibly change sooner or later.
I benefit from the e book as a lot as my class, completely happy to suggest.
I Grew Up On A Farm is a superb selection for the house pastime library, classroom bookshelf, faculty library stacks, and homeschool studying checklist.
Style: 32 pages. Early Reader/Autobiography
Creator: Alan Lewis
Illustrated by Bob Fletcher
Line/Writer Line/Writer Moo Press, Inc. PO Field 54
Warwick, New York 10990
Accessible on Amazon for $19.95/CAN$27.95
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