Discovering Shapes: What's a "Crost"?
Show children this book, and you'll see that they immediately wonder, "What's a Crost?"
The process of unraveling the mystery takes children on an inquisitive journey of observation, explanation, interpretation, and then confirmation.
The building of the new word "Crost" and the associated question solving, directly relates to the learning process of letter placement and their connection to specific shapes. The reveal walks each child through common and concrete facts which leads to a knowing, while also expanding creative thought and gradually understanding the similarities and differences regarding the primary shapes.
The complete resolution of the question, "What a Crost?" is revealed while imparting basic information with a different twist and new approach while encouraging learning through expanded and creative thinking.