It's Winter!

From the Series Celebrate the Seasons

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Simple text and bold, beautiful paper sculpture convey the animal life, plant life, weather, colors, clothing, and feelings associated with the winter season.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books, Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction
Copyright 2002
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint First Avenue Editions ™, Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2002-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.875 x 9
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 3.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 101049
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Activities, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides



“. . . combines a cheerfully illustrated paean to winter with a pinch of science. . . In addition to the fun, there are descriptions of several creatures’hibernation habits, creatively illustrated in cross sections showing the insides of underground and underwater hiding places. . . The intricate, brightly colored cut-paper-and-paint illustrations evoke the crispness of winter and are simply fun to look at.”

School Library Journal

“. . .an exemplary exploration of a season. . . Swan’s beautiful cut-paper artwork is colorful, crisp, and stark. . . Make room on your shelves for this fresh offering.”
School Library Journal

Kirkus Reviews

“. . . The descriptions of the natural world are enhanced by the use of multi-layered, hand-painted, cut-paper collages. Adding visual depth to each page, they invite readers to come in for a closer look. . .”
Kirkus Review

Author: Linda Glaser

Illustrator: Susan Swan

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Celebrate the Seasons

Simple text and bold, beautiful paper sculpture convey the animal life, plant life, weather, and clothing, as well as the colors and feelings, associated with winter, spring, and fall. Nature activities for each season are included. View available downloads →