I am not a fan of Jack Prelutsky -- most of his children's poetry is nonsensical garbage, in all honesty -- but this book of haiku is first rate, lavishly illustrated, and worth a... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Diane Stranz
Fantastic book for teaching inference to 3-6 grade students. Also used it for them to write inference haikus about animals of their choosing.Published 7 months ago by C. Osborn
I'm a teacher and I bought this book for my 1st graders. I thought it would be great to teach inferences (and it is), but the vocabulary is very advanced. Read morePublished 13 months ago by SasinSam
Not only is the haiku poetry in this book captivating, but the pictures are beautiful too. I've used this book in various classrooms and read the poem and asked the students to... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Sally J. Garman
fun with haiku
My 6th grade students loved the book and were very motivated to write their own haiku riddle poems.
This was a great book to teach inference, syllables and poetry. The kids and I all had fun with it.Published on January 10, 2013 by kdblaisdell