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Author: Lynnette Schuepbach

Illustrator: Lynnette Schuepbach

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Publisher: Creative Sources,

Material: paperback

Summary: This is a book that uses the life (and silly antics) of the frogs in Froggy Hollow to teach counting. This is a preschool counting book.

Type of Reading: family reading, playtime reading, anytime reading, read aloud book

Recommended Age: read together: 0 to 4; read yourself: 6 to 8

Interest Level: 3 to 6

Age of Child: Read with 3½-year-old child.

Young Reader Reaction: Our preschooler liked the rhyme but was bored after a few readings

Adult Reader Reaction: This is a fun rhyming book.

Pros: This is a great book for introducing numbers and counting to little ones.

Cons: This is a very basic book that may not hold the attention of preschoolers.

Borrow or Buy: Borrow! While it is a great introduction to counting, it may not grow with your child.

If You Liked This Book, Try: THE 1,2,3 BEES   BARN CAT: A COUNTING BOOK   HOW MANY ANIMALS? My First Golden Board Book

Educational Themes: This one is pretty straight forward: it's about counting.

Literary Categories: Fiction - math, nature, science

Date(s) Reviewed: September 2005

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