Published October 31, 2004
by David R Godine .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
One can almost smell the sweet hay and hear the low hooting of an owl at night, sensations conjured by the images in this book. Mary Azarian proudly introduces us to the wonders all around an American farm. Mary Azarian had done woodcut art for thirteen years before releasing A Farmer's Alphabet in /5. Charles Long is a teacher, educator, and speaker. Christina Allen is a celebrated artist and sustainable farmer. The book will become an instant favorite. This is Charles and Christina's second book collaboration. Their first book, Momma Tree, won the National Mom's Choice Book Award AND a Gold Moonbeam Book Award/5. A Farmer’s Alphabet Finalist, National Book Awards for Book Illustration - Original Art. Product details Age Range: 4 - 8 years Grade Level: Preschool - 3 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Paperback: 32 pages Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks; Reissue edition (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 8 /5(7).
An alphabet book of woodcuts featuring activities and objects associated with New England farm life, from Apple, Barn, Cow through aX, Yawn, Zinnia. Get this from a library! A farmer's alphabet. [Mary Azarian; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)] -- An alphabet book of woodcuts featuring activities and objects associated with New England farm life, from Apple, Barn, Cow through aX, Yawn, Zinnia. This beautiful book gives you a glimpse of country life, covering a broad spectrum of activities as you page through the alphabet. Featuring large, full-color photos, simple rhymes, and interesting side notes, this book will appeal to children of any age. Practice the letters from A to Z with this free printable alphabet book. Sit down with you child or your students and flip through the pages of this alphabet book, each page comes with letter tracing practice, coloring the objects (begging sounds) and coloring the letters. Printable Alphabet Book This set of alphabet worksheets has Read More».
Ruminations on the fate of agricultural communities aside, A Farmer’s Alphabet is a lovely book. The seasons are depicted: spring with kites and lambs, summer with vegetable bounties, autumn with Halloween and chopping firewood, winter with sleds and icicles. Like C. B. Falls' ABC Book, a handsome illustrated alphabet pure-and-simple (and also oversize: 8 3/4 x 13 3/8)—intended, in Azarian's words, to ""celebrate some of the rural traditions that still are observed in New England today."" But she has also managed, in these full-page black-and-white woodcuts, to avoid the merely quaint or picturesqueand now and again to inject some drama. The classic alphabet book, celebrating rural New England. Created by a Vermont teacher and artist, this ABC book contains rustic woodcuts featuring activities and objects from Apple, Barn, Cow through aX, Yawn, Zinnia. These striking woodcuts, in an oversized book perfect for sharing, give an alphabetical view of New England country life/5(62). A Farmer's Alphabet. Mary Azarian Picture Book For ages 4 to 7 David R Godine, ISBN: All kinds of wonderful alphabet books are being published these days. Many are no longer simply tools to help children learn their ABC’s. Instead they endeavor to teach children about a variety of subjects. By contrast, this alphabet book.