What happens when you plant just one little bean? A fundamental childhood experiment charmingly unfolds in this first science book about planting and observation. A perfect balance of simple narration and cheerful, thoughtful three-dimensional paper sculptures just right for the very young, One Bean carefully and joyfully takes the young observer step-by-step through a plant's growth cycle, from planting the bean in a paper cup to the tasty results.
Created with respect to the developmental needs of the youngest learner, here's a concept book that tips its hat to children's never-ending curiosity about the world around them.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Anthony2013 - LibraryThing
This an example of realistic fiction because it tells the story of two kids watching a plant grow like it really would. The is very realistic in a see becomes a plant. None of the growth steps were ... Read full review
ONE BEANUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
PLB 0-8027-8649-9 The simple life cycle of a bean provides a practical and understandable example of scientific observation for budding young naturalists. Starting with a hand shown holding a single ... Read full review