Career Day

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Harper Collins, Apr 26, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Michiko's mother writes books. Jessica's mother is a veterinarian. Pablo's father is a construction worker. What kinds of work do people you know do?

On Career Day the children in Mrs. Madoff's class take turns introducing special visitors. Every visitor has something interesting to share, and together the class learns all about the different work people do.

In the fourth Mrs. Madoff book, Anne and Lizzy Rockwell revisit Mrs. Madoff's class as they help young readers explore the question "What do you want to be when you grow up?"

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User Review  - Lilith13 - LibraryThing

This book is about a career day in a school where the childrens parents come in and talk about the type of jobs they have. The book ends with a question for the kids that will lead to an open discussion about the different types of jobs they may want to have when they grow up. Read full review

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User Review  - epoche - LibraryThing

This book is about career day in Mrs. Madoff's class. All the students introduce their special visitors and learn about a variety of different jobs. Students usually start off saying they want to be ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Anne and Lizzy Rockwell have collaborated on all the Mrs. Madoff books, including St. Patrick's Day and Presidents' Day, and Who Lives in an Alligator Hole? in the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. Anne is the author of What's So Bad About Gasoline?; Brendan and Belinda and the Slam Dunk!; Why Are the Ice Caps Melting?; and Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth. Lizzy is the author-illustrator of Good Enough to Eat; The Busy Body Book; and Hello Baby! Both Anne and Lizzy live in Connecticut.

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