Five Little Children at the Zoo: The Peacock

Image by Diedre Burton from Pixabay Hello again fellow Nature Lovers, Parents, and Educators, The Five Little Children continue their Zoo exploration. They encounter beautiful peacocks. Enjoy the short video clip below about the behavior of these colorful birds. Discuss what you observe about these creatures with the children or nature enthusiasts in your sphere….

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Five Little Children at the Zoo: The Doves

Image by Evgeniy Petrenko from Pixabay Hello Nature Lovers, Parents, and Educators, Continuing with the introduction to my Five Little Children at the Zoo picture book, today’s featured animals included in the book are doves. Since I’m a bird watcher, it was a natural addition to the book. In our zoo excursions, the birdhouse was…

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Five Little Children at the Zoo: The Kangaroo

Image by Sandid from Pixabay Hello Fellow Nature Lovers, Educators, and Parents, In my last post, I introduced you to the Five Little Children from my Zoo picture book. The children visited the zoo during a class field trip. Today’s featured zoo animal encountered by the children is the kangaroo. One of the children was…

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The Making of the Five Little Children at the Zoo Picture Book

Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay Hello Preschool Parents, Educators, & Nature Lovers, I wanted to tell you about my second picture book that I’ve done for children, called Five Little Children at the Zoo. I was inspired with the idea for this book during my work as a speech-language pathologist with preschool children. I often…

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Nature’s Pages Presents: The Making of the Butterfly Picture Book – Part 2

Today, I will share with you some of my illustrator notes, as well as various illustrator sketches. In addition, the original and current Butterfly Picture Book covers will be presented. Finally, I’ll leave you with the Butterfly Poem, and my future plans for the book. Butterfly Picture Book Detailed Illustrator Notes All scenes take place…

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An Imaginary Lion Hunt and Preschool Learning

Hello Preschool Parents, Educators and Nature Lovers, Today’s video Read Aloud highlights the delightful picture book: We’re Going on a Lion Hunt.  The imagination really runs wild in Margery Cuyler and Joe Mathieu’s picture book. Pick up your copy through the affiliate link below: Share your experiences about how your preschoolers reacted to this book…

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A Nature Hunt and Preschool Learning

Hello Preschool Parents, Educators, and Nature Lovers, Today’s picture book Read Aloud is a delightful view of nature exploration and discovery from the Preschoolers perspective. As in my previous videos, tips for using this book to enhance preschool learning is included. To obtain your copy of Steve Metzger’s book, click on the image below. (Affiliate)…

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