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From head to toe /

by Carle, Eric.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, c1997Description: [26] p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.ISBN: 9780060235154; 0060235152.Subject(s): Exercise -- Juvenile literature | Physical fitness -- Juvenile literature | Animals -- Juvenile literatureSummary: Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals.
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<p>From Eric Carle, the New York Times bestselling creator of beloved books including The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Ladybug, comes From Head to Toe, a colorful and energetic book that will have young readers clapping their hands, stomping their feet, and wiggling their toes!</p> <p>Giraffes can bend their necks, monkeys can wave their hands, and donkeys can kick their legs. And so can you! Throughout this interactive book, the animals of From Head to Toe invite young readers to copy their antics as they play.</p> <p>Through Carle's vibrant collages and simple instructions, children will learn the importance of listening, exercising, and taking on a new challenge. Join the giraffes, monkeys, donkeys, seals, and more for a frolicking, fun adventure!</p>

Wilson's Children, June 2001

Elem. School Library Collection, June 2000

School Library Journal, April 1997

Book Links (A.L.A.), July 1998

Publisher's Weekly, February 1997

Booklist, April 1997

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), June 1997

Teacher Librarian, April 2003

Christian Library, November 1997

Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals.


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Horn Book Review

Can you turn your head like a penguin? Raise your shoulders like a buffalo? Thump your chest like a gorilla? Carle's boldly colored collages on white backgrounds exaggerate each animal's movements and lend this 'animal-aerobics' approach to exercise visual as well as physical fun. From HORN BOOK 1997, (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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