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Mama Built a Little NestA delightful exploration of the incredibly variety of nests birds build for their babies, illustrated by a Caldecott Honoree Mama built a little nest inside a sturdy trunk. She used her beak to tap tap tap the perfect place to bunk. There are so many different kinds of birds and those birds build so many different kinds of nests to keep their babies cozy With playful, bouncy rhyme, Jennifer Ward explores nests large and small, silky and cottony, muddy and twiggy and all the birds that call them home Best Read [ Mama Built a Little Nest ] by [ Jennifer Ward ] – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. Wonderfully illustrated and simple text that allows the youngest nature enthusiasts to discover the wonders of birds, their nests, and their babies.

  2. Check outPicture book reviews Perspective of a WriterA book exploring the different materials and places that a variety of birds build their nests Rhyming verse for the child to read paired with explanations for the adults.This book caught my eye right away I loved the cut paper nature of the drawings and how they captured the unique locations and materials for the nests My nephew quite enjoyed the different nests and learning about the birds.The problem with the book lay in the odd pairing of rhyming verse and techn Check outPicture book reviews Perspective of a WriterA book exploring the different materials and places that a variety of birds build their nests Rhyming verse for the child to read paired with explanations for the adults.This book caught my eye right away I loved the cut paper nature of the drawings and how they captured the unique locations and materials for the nests My nephew quite enjoyed the different nests and learning about the birds.The problem with the book lay in the odd pairing of rhyming verse and technical information One is for the littlest of children and the other is totally for an adult At first my nephew read both and we were both constantly thrown off by the disparity between the two One was too simpl...

  3. Oooohpoetry that s fun and easy to read, withdetails about nests hidden in the corners for the parents to share or not share It s so much fun to learn about all the different nest types The pictures are simple...

  4. I am currently interning in a school library and wanted to book to read to the kids as part of an activity about birds I definitely now want to use this book for a few reasons The illustrations are beautiful and simple enough that the kids can see what is going on without having to be right on top of the book There is just enough information to let the kids know what is going on in each picture, but not so many words that they might get bored while I read each page There is some additional i I am currently interning in a school library and wanted to book to read to the kids as part of an activity about birds I definitely now want to use this book for a few reasons The illustrations are beautiful and simple enough that the kids can see what is going on without having to be right on top of the book There is just enough information to let the kids k...

  5. Both simple and informative with poems and pretty pictures.

  6. I learned so much about birds from this beautifully illustrated book Plus, the text is well written and fascinating

  7. With rhyming text, Jennifer Ward reveals the art of nest making and the diversity of nests locations, materials, etc Each two page layout features one bird like the woodpecker, the cowbird, the wren There is the rhyming text in a larger print, and then is also a caption, in smaller print, withdetailed, non rhyming text about that particular bird s nest making The illustrations by Steve Jenkins support the details described in the text The autho...

  8. A few things i learned from this book 1 A hummingbird uses spiderweb so the little nest will stretch as the chicks grow 2 The cowbird, whydah, and cuckoo find a nest built by another bird species They lay their eggs in i...

  9. Yolen, J., Stemple, H 2015 You nest here with me Honesdale, PA Boyds Mill Press.Reading Rockets 2017 Concept sorting Retrieved from You Nest Here With Me by Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y Stemple, is an endearing story in rhyme that compares a child going to bed with birds nesting The authors use a wide variety of birds in the story allowing students to see common birds that they may be familiar with, as well as birds that may be new or unfamiliar to them This Yolen, J., Stemple, H 2015 You nest here with me Honesdale, PA Boyds Mill Press.Reading Rockets 2017 Concept sorting Retrieved from You Nest Here With Me by Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y Stemple, is an endearing story in rhyme that compares a child going to bed with birds nesting The authors use a wide variety of birds in the story allowing students to see common birds that they may be familiar with, as well as birds that may be new or unfamiliar to them This book is also rich in new and interesting vocabulary and will help to promote vocabulary development In the back of th...

  10. Mama Built a Little Nest explores the complex meaning of home and how it can look different from bird to bird, or even person to person Ward uses vivid images and descriptive rhyming words to explain how each unique nest is constructed by its species Throughout the book, the mother, sometimes alongside the father, is pictured creating a safe homestead, whether it be silky, muddy, made from sticks or spit, for the offspring In addition to the author s playful, light hearted words, she provi Mama Built a Little Nest explores the complex meaning of home and how it can look different...