If you find a rock

by Peggy Christian

Publisher: Harcourt in Orlando

Written in English
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  • Rocks -- Juvenile literature.

About the Edition

Celebrates the variety of rocks that can be found, including skipping rocks, chalk rocks, and splashing rocks.

Edition Notes

Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt, 2000.

Statementwritten by Peggy Christian ; photographs by Barbara Hirsch Lember.
GenreJuvenile literature.
ContributionsLember, Barbara Hirsch, ill.
LC ClassificationsQE432.2 .C478 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3415422M
ISBN 100152393390
LC Control Number2005031617

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Christian, P. If you find a rock. New York, NY: Voyager Books Harcourt, Inc. For anyone who has ever picked up a rock and knows the feeling of holding endless possibilities, this book will speak to you. Lush photographs and poetic text explains child-friendly uses for an assortment of rocks/5.

If You Find a Rock Paperback – Picture Book, September 1, by Peggy Christian (Author), Barbara Hirsch Lember (Photographer) out of 5 stars ratings/5(). Think of all the rocks there are: skipping rocks, splashing rocks, climbing rocks, and wishing rocks. Children can’t help collecting them.

With joyful, poetic text and luminous photographs, If You Find a Rock celebrates rocks everywhere—as well as Author: Peggy Christian. If You Find A Rock celebrates the simple pleasures. Written in the second person, the repetition of "you" involves the reader and can also open up discussion between adults and children.

By slowing down to really notice your surroundings, you may be lucky enough to find: skipping rocks, sifting rocks, wish rocks and anything rocks/5(5). This book is comprised of poetry-like text and lovely photographs. There are many rocks all around with different shapes, textures, and sizes.

Some rocks are great for splashing, others for climbing, and yet others for soothing worries. Think of all the rocks there are: the skipping rocks, the splashing rocks, and the chalk rocks. Whether the found treasures are climbing rocks or wishing rocks, children can't help collecting them. With joyful text and luminous photographs, If You Find a Rock celebrates rocks everywhere--as well as the mysterious and wonderful places they are found.4/5(8).

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About The Author PEGGY CHRISTIAN has been a reading specialist, a bookstore manager, a teacher of language arts and writing, and the author of a picture book, If You Find a Rock. We read the book; I give them rocks, and we all have a blast looking for what else is there besides the rock.

Often the "grownups" have to be helped to see "the other things" by the younger people whose imaginations soar. If you want to see smiles, share this book. (If you want to see yawns, go to "Y is for yawn" and open wide while you're s:   “If you find a rock, a nice flat, rounded rock that sits just right in the crook of your finger, then you have a skipping rock.

You toss it out in the water just so and see it trip across the surface, making a chain of spreading rings. Maybe you find a soft white rock--a rock.

If You Find a Rock (Paperback) By Peggy Christian, Barbara Hirsch Lember (By (photographer)). HMH Books for Young Readers,32pp. Publication Date: September 1, Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover (3/6/).

If You Find a Rock Peggy Christian, Author, Diane D'Andrade, Editor, Barbara Hirsch Lember, Illustrator Harcourt Children's Books $17 (32p) ISBN Buy this book.

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This is an accessible meditation on interacting with one element of nature and a great introduction to observation skills or to a unit on nature, rocks, or geology. (Continued Below).

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Get this from a library. If you find a rock. [Peggy Christian, (Children's author); Barbara Hirsch Lember] -- Celebrates the variety of rocks that can be found, including skipping rocks.

If You Find a Rock Paperback – Illustrated, 1 Sept. by Peggy Christian (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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