1, 2, 3 to the Zoo: A Counting Book

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Scholastic Incorporated, Jan 1, 1968 - Juvenile Fiction - 28 pages
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Joyously colored animals, riding on a train to the zoo, offer youngsters a first introduction to numbers, number sets, addition and counting in this paperback reissue of Eric Carle

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Always so imaginative with the illustrations. - LibraryThing
This book illustrates with colorful pictures. - LibraryThing
In addition, the illustrations are great! - LibraryThing
There is really no plot to this story. - LibraryThing
There are no words, only pictures and numbers. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - ErinnnPratt - LibraryThing

This book is ideal for teaching a younger audience to count! Children get to follow along with this mouse on his adventure down this train, looking at all of the animals. It's a great way to engage ... Read full review

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User Review  - Christina Swain - Goodreads

Although not told in sentence format, this book provides young children with vivid images to help them learn their counting numbers. The pages are set up perfectly as each child can easily count the ... Read full review

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About the author (1968)

Eric Carle well-known creator of many beloved picture books for small readers and listeners, including such classics as "Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me, The Tiny Seed, Rooster's Off to See the World, A House for Hermit Crab, " and "The Very Hungry Caterpillar." He is especially celebrated for his unique ability to combine learning with pleasure. Children delight in the distinctive beauty of his illustrations -- richly layered collages in glowing colors -- and they love his entertaining stories, which invite them to make their own discoveries in a natural, joyful way.

Born in Syracuse, New York, Eric Carle received much of his education in Germany. He is a graduate of the Akademie der bildenden K?nste in Stuttgart, where he learned about Goethe's color theory and complementary colors. Eric Carle has two grown children. He and his wife live in western Massachusetts.

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