Reading on the WILD Side
Llamas and kittens, and mice, OH MY!
Calling all animal lovers!
Come kick off summer with a wild adventure as we read our favorite animal-themed nursery rhymes! Readers of all ages will fall in love with Maria and her llama, the three little kittens, the three blind mice, and Mother Goose's rhymes.
Maria Had a Little Llama
Dominguez, Angela. (2013). Maria had a little llama. New York: Henry Holt and Company. Unp.
Complete Version of Ye Three Blind Mice
Ivimey, John. (1909). Complete version of ye three blind mice. Illus. by Walton Corbould. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co. Unp.
The Neighborhood Mother Goose
Readers will love all forty-one of these timeless Mother Goose rhymes. With a modern, urban twist on the illustrations, these classic nursery rhymes will appeal to readers of all ages. You are guaranteed to be singing, clapping, chanting, and tapping along to this collection of verses.
Crews, Nina. (2004). The neighborhood Mother Goose. New York: Greenwillow Books. 63 pp.