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The Seasons of Arnold's Apple Tree

by Gail Gibbons

This book about nature and the changing seasons focuses on a young boy and a very special apple tree. In Gail Gibbons’s bright illustrations, Arnold collects apple blossoms in spring, builds a tree house in summer, makes apple pie and cider in the fall, and...

This book about nature and the changing seasons focuses on a young boy and a very special apple tree. In Gail Gibbons’s bright illustrations, Arnold collects apple blossoms in spring, builds a tree house in summer, makes apple pie and cider in the fall, and hangs strings of popcorn and berries for the birds in winter, among other seasonal activities. Includes a recipe for apple pie and a description of how an apple cider press works.

Suggested by Mrs. Dey (K4 teacher)

Paperback - 32 pages - $7.99
ISBN: 0152712453 (ISBN13: 9780152712457)
Published Apr 1, 1988 by HMH Books for Young Readers
First published 1984

why I requested this book

This book helps children understand seasons as well as the life cycle of an apple. It is always a favorite in our classroom when I check it out from the...

This book helps children understand seasons as well as the life cycle of an apple. It is always a favorite in our classroom when I check it out from the library. It would be amazing to have in our room all year long.

the class

I have a class of 20 four year olds from diverse backgrounds. As a school, we are 100% free and reduced lunch. Many of the children do not have books in their...

I have a class of 20 four year olds from diverse backgrounds. As a school, we are 100% free and reduced lunch. Many of the children do not have books in their homes and therefore their only exposure to literature is what I make available in the classroom.

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