The spine may show signs of wear. Surprisingly enough, they wanted to publish him. About this Item: Viking Books for Young Readers, 1995. It's possible that you are familiar with the Froggy series, typically a tale of Froggy learning a new skill or visiting a new place Froggy Goes to the Library, Froggy Plays Soccer, etc , and this one is no different: here, Froggy learns to swim despite his fears and yes, the irony of a frog not knowing how to swim and being afraid of learning is mentioned in the book : It's a cute and harmless tale, and I liked how Froggy acts very much like a child in it the way he speaks, his logic - like needing his flippers to build the confidence to learn how to swim. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.
May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The illustrations are cute, nothing to write home about, but enjoyable. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp s.
About this Item: Viking Books for Young Readers, 1995. Customer service is our top priority!. His mom is telling him what words to use as he practices how to swim. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. After writing down the tale The Owl Who Became the Moon in 1989, London began to wonder if other people might want to read it. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.
Maggie is given the opportunity to pick books for her bedtime routine - last night she was able to pick 3 - one for Lindsay, one for me, and one for Daddy to finish with her. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Frogs are supposed to be great swimmers. These books are extremely appealing to kids because they are so fun and enjoyable to read aloud. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. This one we read several times this summer as we were learning to swim ourselves this year.
The book may be personalized and could contain page markers or stickers. One could also use this story as a way to show students that if you try hard enough you can accomplish things you did not think you were able to like Froggy learning to swim. This is also the appeal of the Froggy books as they illustrate for kids things they go through too. It is a really fun, colorful book about a frog who learns how to swim. Cute story, not real clear at what point he learned to swim with those crazy instructions, but I can see how it helps? There is a lot of onomatopoeia in this story.
His mother is trying to teach him how to swim, first float on his belly, then float on his back. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. After college he became a dancer in a modern dance company and worked at numerous low-paying jobs as a laborer or counselor. But Froggy does not know how to swim so he finds other things to do to avoid swimming. I didn't fare too well in my choice. The book is very humorous considering the plot, text, and illustrations.
About this Item: Penguin Young Readers Group. He received a Masters Degree in Social Sciences but never formally studied literature or creative writing. The book tells about a frog who is stubborn to go swimming and accidentally falls in. We visited our friends Saturday night, and they have two young kids. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.
This receives a 3 as a book, simply because it was a positive experience to share with Maggie!. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The onomatopoeia with the splash and whoosh as well as bubble and toot. This message is shown when Froggy cannot swim. They have probably had experiences with learning how to do something new, so I would love for them to write about that! The night comes to an end and Froggy's mother tells him to get out but he doesn't want to because he loves swimming now that he can do it. Theme: Encouragement Personal reaction: I think this is a book that can show to other children how doing something for the first time can be scary but once they do it, it becomes easy. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.