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Flicker Flash

Growing Colors Bruce McMillan. Naomi Shibab Nye What a well-lit book! Can see them being used in different ways with many different ages.

Dem Bones Bob Barner. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. I think it would be fun for students to get some background before getting into a more in-depth science lesson. I almost passed on this one. The poems are fun to read, and shaped into the subject. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The light poems range from the flickering lights of birthday candles to a lightning bolt. A joy for all of us. I almost passed on this one.


Students could create their own concrete poem that includes fact. The illustrations were my favorite about the book.

The author and illustrator collaborated well on this collection! Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of I would however incorporate this book into my classroom before we learn more about light and its multiple forms.

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. I would use this book in a science unit on light. Dec 23, Colleen added it Shelves: From the flicker of birthday candles to a flash of graaham, from the bold bright Light can be dynamic, exciting, dramatic, comforting, fascinating, and welcoming. Some of them are pretty amazing, as the one with the candle, the lighthouse, the one about the sun and the earth, or the firefly.

Imagine poems about light shaped like a firefly, a matchstick, a campfire, a crescent moon.

Read this book to the very young, right when they’re learning to reach again and again and again, if I recall for the light switch. Cute book that uses concrete poems to teach about light. Flickee Rain Came down David Shannon. Light, light, stretch my sight, bend back corners of the night.


Flicker Flash by Joan Bransfield Graham

They were so vibrant and contrasted against one another. Ben Franklin uses kite and key to unlock electricity This book is a collection of short poems that all tie into the overarching theme of light.

I’m rather picky about my poetry, but this book passes muster! The words of the poem “Flashlight,” for example, are printed boldly in yellow, and each line grows progressively larger to reflect the flashlight beam extending from the hand of a child walking through the dark: My favorite poem of the whole book is at the very end. Great book of poems that center around the subject of light. Jun 07, Dolly rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Although this is a concrete poem, there is other artwork on the page that enhances the message of the text.