Beautiful Hands Kindle Ú Hardcover

Beautiful Hands Kindle Ú Hardcover


  • Hardcover
  • 40 pages
  • Beautiful Hands
  • Bret Baumgarten
  • English
  • 14 January 2015
  • 9780990799306

10 thoughts on “Beautiful Hands

  1. Amanda Vaughan Amanda Vaughan says:

    The pictures in this book are simplistic bright and beautiful They captivate the imagination of the reader with each turning of a page The words are simple yet though provoking And the use of hands to create each picture and make the image grow larger is spectacular They make us each take a look at who and what we can each do to change the world What will your beautiful hands do today?I hope to use this book in my classroom as a writing assignment I will be posing this uestion to my students to use as a writing prompt each week Students can study the ideas and pictures presented in the book or come up with their own images to tell me what their hands will do I hope that this will serve as a creative writing assignment for them that they will truly enjoy I can also see this book being used in early elementary school to create think alouds and an opportunity to practice basic writing skills It could also be used in an art class with students creating images to represent the words in the book


  2. Cheryl Cheryl says:

    I'm not in the mood to be cynical or judgemental so I'm going to admit this charmed cheered me Yes it's a bit like one of those gimmicky almost saccharine giftable instant classics But not really It's actually uite a bit better than that And it just hit me right at the right time that I needed it If you have a little niece or grandson you could do worse than to put this under their tree this year And if you teach preschool G4 please let us know if you can think of a way to use this in your classroom


  3. Jessica Moore Jessica Moore says:

    Having young children at home I read MANY MANY children's books and I don't log them all on Goodreads let alone write reviews about them Still when one captures me the way this book did with its simple but warm and meaningful message and beautiful artistry that my kids and I keep staring atwell it is worth the praise Congrats on a beautiful book


  4. Maria Caplin Maria Caplin says:

    Yes to everything illustrations all made from handprints Power in words and being you Simple and wide open for beginning of the year #creativity instead of get to know me posters


  5. Margie Margie says:

    Three titles published within the last several months focus on developing a positive perspective so our lives the lives of those closest to us and the lives of people we may never meet are rich and full Collaborators author Amy Krouse Rosenthal and illustrator Tom Lichtenheld present Friendshape Scholastic Press August 25 2015 a charming tale on the comforts trustworthy companions bring I Used To Be Afraid A Neal Porter Book Roaring Brook Press September 29 2015 written and illustrated by Laura Vaccaro Seeger explores conuering fears by stepping back and looking at them with different eyes A daily ritual of a father with his children becomes Beautiful Hands Blue Dot Press September 29 2015 written and illustrated by Kathryn Otoshi and Bret BaumgartenWhat will your beautiful hands DO TODAY? This introductory uestion guides each subseuent series of uestions and a reply that is also a uestion We are first askedWill they PLANT?What can you plant?We are engaged in this conversation Our minds race as possibilities come to the surface Will we plant seeds vegetable flowers or trees? Oh noMy full recommendation


  6. Cindy Mitchell *Kiss the Book* Cindy Mitchell *Kiss the Book* says:

    Beautiful Hands by Bret Baumgarten and Kathryn Otoshi PICTURE BOOK Blue Dot Press 2015 18 9780990799306BUYING ADVISORY Pre K GIFT ESSENTIALAUDIENCE APPEAL HIGHBeautiful hands plant lift touch but what do they plant? Lift? Touch? Otoshi’s beautiful illustrations amplify the simple words and message of this gorgeous picture book What a great baby shower option or just to snuggle and dream with a favorite little oneCindy Middle School Librarian MLShttpskissthebookjrblogspotcom20


  7. Aliza Werner Aliza Werner says:

    Beautiful handprint illustrations Mentor text to create your own art and answer the uestion what will your beautiful hands do today?


  8. Julie Julie says:

    A visual feast with a theme It promotes both thought and interaction


  9. PunkRockLibrarian PunkRockLibrarian says:

    7 yo reviewer really really good I loved all the art made with kid and parent hands#punkrocklibrarian


  10. Malia Chase Malia Chase says:

    Beautiful Hands is an inspiring and motivating book about how little hands can do many wonderful things All the illustrations are made from finger and hand art There's not much reading but the book is full of uniue illustrations and color I chose this book because I loved the concept of all the illustrations being made just from their hands The genre is fiction and the grade level is pre K K I would use this in a reading classroom by reading this as a read aloud and then having students follow it up with a art lesson


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Beautiful Hands☃ [PDF / Epub] ☂ Beautiful Hands By Bret Baumgarten ✑ – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk This colorful concept book reveals an illustrative surprise and reading delight with every turn of the page Little hands can do so many wonderful things plant ideas; stretch imaginations; and reach fo This colorful concept book reveals an illustrative surprise and reading delight with every turn of the page Little hands can do so many wonderful things plant ideas; stretch imaginations; and reach for dreams Parents and educators will enjoy sharing the word play with young readers Children will revel in the spectacular art created using thumb and hand prints The book's uplifting message will rouse and motivate leaving no heart untouchedBased on co author Bret Baumgarten’s experience of holding his daughter’s hands every morning and asking her What will your Beautiful Hands do today this book was created to inspire children everywhere to use their power to help themselves and others achieve their dreams Co authored and illustrated by Kathryn Otoshi One Zero Two it is sure to charm.