Imatge de l'autor

Bill Martin, Jr. (1916–2004)

Autor/a de Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

207+ obres 56,250 Membres 2,142 Ressenyes 5 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Children's writer Bill Martin, Jr. was born and raised in Hiawatha, Kansas. Ironically, the future early childhood educator had difficulty reading until he taught himself, before graduating with a teaching certificate from Emporia State University. After graduation, he taught high school drama and mostra'n més journalism in Kansas. He served in the Army Air Force as a newspaper editor during World War II. He wrote his first book, The Little Squeegy Bug, for his brother, Bernard, an artist, to illustrate while recuperating from war wounds. It was published in 1945 and the brothers would go on to collaborate on 10 more books by 1955. He earned a master's degree and doctorate in early childhood education from Northwestern University and became principal of an elementary school in Evanston, Ill., where he developed innovative reading programs. In 1962 Martin moved to New York City to become editor of the school division of Holt, Rhinehart and Winston where he developed the literature-based reading programs Sounds of Language and The Instant Readers. Martin returned to full-time writing in 1972 and ended up writing over three hundred children's books during his career. His titles include; Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do You See?, Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What do you Hear?, The Ghost-Eye Tree, Barn Dance, and Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom. He died on August 11, 2004 at the age of 88. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

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Obres de Bill Martin, Jr.

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (1989) 14,076 exemplars
Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3 (2004) 3,451 exemplars
Knots on a Counting Rope (1987) 1,860 exemplars
Here Are My Hands (1985) 1,246 exemplars
Chicka Chicka ABC (1990) 1,180 exemplars
Barn Dance! (1986) 1,021 exemplars
Ten Little Caterpillars (2011) 967 exemplars
The Ghost-Eye Tree (1985) 529 exemplars
I Pledge Allegiance (2002) 464 exemplars
Listen to the Rain (1988) 366 exemplars
The Maestro Plays (1994) 322 exemplars
"Fire! Fire!" Said Mrs. McGuire (1970) 275 exemplars
The Happy Hippopotami (1970) 248 exemplars
A Beasty Story (1999) 246 exemplars
Trick or Treat? (1970) 244 exemplars
Adam, Adam What Do You See? (2000) 225 exemplars
Spunky Little Monkey (2017) 207 exemplars
The Turning of the Year (1970) 166 exemplars
I Love Our Earth (2006) 155 exemplars
The Little Squeegy Bug (1967) 151 exemplars
Words (1993) 136 exemplars
Old Devil Wind (1971) 135 exemplars
Up and Down on the Merry-Go-Round (1988) 113 exemplars
Chicken Chuck (2000) 101 exemplars
Chicka Chicka Sticka Sticka (1896) 100 exemplars
Rock It, Sock It, Number Line (2001) 97 exemplars
Listen to Our World (2016) 70 exemplars
The Magic Pumpkin (1989) 69 exemplars
The Wizard (1970) 63 exemplars
I Am Freedom's Child (1993) 62 exemplars
Swish! (1997) 59 exemplars
Sounds of Numbers (1966) 49 exemplars
Sounds Around the Clock (1966) 45 exemplars
Sounds of the Storyteller (1572) 41 exemplars
Sounds of Laughter (1966) 39 exemplars
Sounds of Home (1966) 38 exemplars
The Joy of Drawing (1993) 37 exemplars
Sounds After Dark (1970) 36 exemplars
Sounds of a PowWow (1967) 32 exemplars
Sounds I Remember (1970) 23 exemplars
Sounds of Mystery (1967) 22 exemplars
Sounds of a Distant Drum (1967) 21 exemplars
Noah, Noah, What Do You See? (2017) 21 exemplars
Yummy, Tum, Tee (1997) 21 exemplars
Tatty Mae & Catty Mae, (1970) 20 exemplars
Little Granny Quarterback (2001) 20 exemplars
Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (2023) 19 exemplars
Sounds of an Owly Night (1990) 19 exemplars
Armadillo Antics (2022) 18 exemplars
The Haunted House (1970) 15 exemplars
A Spooky Story (1970) 15 exemplars
Captain Tom Cat (1987) 14 exemplars
Little Princess Goodnight (1967) 13 exemplars
Sounds of a Hound Dog (1974) 12 exemplars
Sounds of a Young Hunter (1967) 12 exemplars
Caddie the Golf Dog (2002) 11 exemplars
Welcome Home, Henry (1970) 11 exemplars
Sounds Around the Mountain (1990) 10 exemplars
The Brave Little Indian (1951) 8 exemplars
David Was Mad (1967) 7 exemplars
A Mushroom is Growing (1975) 6 exemplars
Once There Were Bluebirds (1970) 6 exemplars
Wordsong (1987) 6 exemplars
Weather (1967) 5 exemplars
Ants Underground (1975) 5 exemplars
Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (2023) 4 exemplars
Long Ago in Colonial Days (1964) 4 exemplars
Green Eyed Stallion 4 exemplars
Silver Stallion (1949) 4 exemplars
Teach me to Pray (1950) 4 exemplars
Wild Horse Roundup (1950) 3 exemplars
Smoky Poky (1947) 3 exemplars
Lightning: A cowboy's colt (1948) 3 exemplars
Bears 3 exemplars
Counting Lightly (1971) 3 exemplars
Sohn der blauen Pferde (1996) 3 exemplars
Sounds of language readers (1990) 3 exemplars
Delight in Numbers (1971) 2 exemplars
Vacuees (Act Now) (1983) 2 exemplars
My Crayons Talk 2 exemplars
Palomino pony (1952) 2 exemplars
Poppies Afield (1975) 2 exemplars
11 And 3 Are Poetry (1971) 2 exemplars
Messenger Bee (1975) 2 exemplars
Good Night Mr. Beetle (1958) 2 exemplars
Lost Legends (1995) 2 exemplars
City Scenes (1997) 2 exemplars
Frogs in a Pond 2 exemplars
Optical Illusions 2 exemplars
Golden Arrow 2 exemplars
Wizard 2 exemplars
Moon Cycle (1975) 1 exemplars
Susie Moriar 1 exemplars
Proud Peacock (1971) 1 exemplars
From Head to toe 1 exemplars
Spökträdet (1989) 1 exemplars
The Christmas Puppy 1 exemplars
Old Old Witch 1 exemplars
4 3S Are 12 (Young Owl) (1971) 1 exemplars
Weather 1 exemplars
Is Won's Victory 1 exemplars

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Bill Martin jr. wrote a book that helps children learn sense phonics sounds and literacy, also colors, and animal names. This is a great picture book for young children because they can explore their surroundings and learn. new vocabulary words. many lesson plan may also be used with this book because it incorporates many subjects like reading, weighting, math, possibly science. I like the visuals and the different colors used for the animals. It gives students a sense of self expression.
 
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nrortega3 | Hi ha 702 ressenyes més | Feb 22, 2024 |
I love reading this book to the children! They love it and some even have it memorized! This is such a classic read and I love reading it to them.
 
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cmmeza0709 | Hi ha 702 ressenyes més | Feb 22, 2024 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
207
També de
2
Membres
56,250
Popularitat
#260
Valoració
4.2
Ressenyes
2,142
ISBN
777
Llengües
20
Preferit
5

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