Mother's Day

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Harper Collins, Mar 16, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages

Each child in Mrs. Madoff's class knows just how to celebrate Mother's Day. Jessica and her mom go hiking together. Sam helps pick out a new kitchen table. Sarah and her dad take Grandma to her favorite restaurant. And when a surprise visitor comes to class, the kids learn how to make a handmade gift that's straight from the heart. Here's a loving tribute to all the mothers, grandmothers, and mothers-to-be everywhere, perfect for sharing any day of the year.


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User Review  - krausch - LibraryThing

I really did enjoy this book because it shows a lot of creativity. It also shows different types of mothers. For example, one girl did not have a mother, so instead she did something for her grandmother. This book shows great diversity, so I would read this to a class. Read full review

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User Review  - voeghtlyam - LibraryThing

This book is about a group of children who are trying to figure out what to make their mothers for mothers day. I would recommend this story to children 3-6 Source: ECE Library Read full review


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About the author (2004)

Anne Rockwell is a pioneer in the field of nonfiction for very young children. She has more than a hundred books to her credit, including Why Are the Ice Caps Melting? and Clouds in the Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. She lives in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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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