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User Review  - szanes - LibraryThing

A charming book that can spur a wonderful creativity in the readers. This can trigger great art project ideas, as well as promoting vivid similes in writing personality sketches. Love the endpapers done by children who were cancer patients. Very moving. Read full review

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User Review  - Mirandalg14 - LibraryThing

A cute picture book using objects to make the pictures. Should get the kids thinking of different ways to create. Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Barbra - Goodreads

This books is part auto-biography, part art project. A little girl doesn't want to use the ordinary stick figures to draw her family. She uses every day objects to describe each characteristic and put ... Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Alley Denney - Goodreads

I loved this book! It has so many descriptive words along with metaphors. It also has a lot of creative pictures in it. It helps students with schema. I would read this to my class. All age appropriate and just a fun read! Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

This book is so fun! It's about a little girl who has to make a portrait of her family for school. She is not impressed with her drawing because she doesn't feel it describes them well enough. She ... Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Emorie - Goodreads

This book is hilarious! It could be used with several different lessons. Comparisons, similes/metaphors, descriptive words, and much more. It's also a great book to help students begin to think about their schema. Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Sarah Kiesche - Goodreads

A little girl transforms a normal piece of artwork into a masterpiece using her imagination and metaphors. I love all the metaphors in this book and I love the suggestions at the end for students to create their own metaphor work. This would be great in 1st and 2nd grade! Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Huda - Goodreads

loved the idea of this book. what materials will "make" your own family? Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Becca - Goodreads

Adorable! A very cute way to make a "get to know yourself" assignment more fun. Many activities could come along with this story. Very creative- would use in the classroom, definitely. Would recommend to any elementary grade. Read full review

Review: My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

User Review  - Kerri Harshaw - Goodreads

This is an amazing book to teach children many things from similies to imagination. The book goes through as a young child tells about her family through many relateable similies. The portraits ... Read full review


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