One Bean

One Bean


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What happens when you plant just one little bean? A fundamental childhood experiment charmingly unfolds in this first science book about planting and observation. A perfect balance of simple narration and cheerful, thoughtful three-dimensional paper sculptures just right for the very young, One Bean carefully and joyfully takes the young observer step-by-step through a plant's growth cycle, from planting the bean in a paper cup to the tasty results.

Created with respect to the developmental needs of the youngest learner, here's a concept book that tips its hat to children's never-ending curiosity about the world around them.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802775726
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 09/01/1999
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 132,863
Product dimensions: 7.92(w) x 7.93(h) x 0.14(d)
Lexile: 510L (what's this?)
Age Range: 3 - 6 Years

About the Author

Anne Rockwell is an acclaimed creator of innumerable children's books. She lives in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Megan Halsey's charming illustrations can also be found in Four Seasons Make a Year; Two Blue Jays; Becoming Butterflies; Pumpkin Day, Pumpkin Night; and One Bean. She lives in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania.

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One Bean 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
bsturdevant06 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This an example of realistic fiction because it tells the story of two kids watching a plant grow like it really would. It is not a very good example because it is really written so that the reader can follow what is happening to the seed. Media: acrylics