Teeth, Tails, & Tentacles: An Animal Counting Book

Teeth, Tails, & Tentacles: An Animal Counting Book


10 thoughts on “Teeth, Tails, & Tentacles: An Animal Counting Book

  1. Sylvester Sylvester says:

    6 art3 words numbers concept


  2. Rainey Rainey says:

    Love the art


  3. Barbara Barbara says:

    Summary CIP The first portion of the work is a counting book covering the numbers one to twenty with block prints of animals The second portion of the work has factual information concerning the animals REVIEW This awarding winning animal counting book presents 20 animals in wonderfully luminous linocut prints The author uses a unique concept of counting, not multiples of an animal, but parts of animals 5 starfish arms, 10 bear claws, or 19 shark teeth, allowing for deeper observation o Summary CIP The first portion of the work is a counting book covering the numbers one to twenty with block prints of animals The second portion of the work has factual information concerning the animals REVIEW This awarding winning animal counting book presents 20 animals in wonderfully luminous linocut prints The author uses a unique concept of counting, not multiples of an animal, but parts of animals 5 starfish arms, 10 bear claws, or 19 shark teeth, allowing for deeper observation of detail Check out the changing colors 3 of the chameleon The prints are repeated in several end pages with facts about each animal, and then again, in miniature form, perhaps for flashcards A beautiful unique counting book that can be used at many levels.SLJ Positive Younger children will enjoy the concept book aspect, while older kids can study the artistry of the illustrations and learn a littleabout each animal Booklist Starred Review Far from a simple counting manual, this dramatic picture book offering places children face to face with 20 animals from across the world, one animal at a time A great book to use across the curriculum


  4. Ashley Ashley says:

    1 Genre Counting2 A fun way to illustrate numbers 1 20, wild animals help represent each number.3 Critiquea Area for Comment Interdisciplinary nature of the bookb This book does not simply add an additional animal to demonstrate the higher number, but uses different characteristics and habits of wild animals to show how the amount represented by the number may occur in nature.c Beginning with a rhino, which has only one horn, to a ladybug with seven spots, and a deer with 12 branches on 1 Genre Counting2 A fun way to illustrate numbers 1 20, wild animals help represent each number.3 Critiquea Area for Comment Interdisciplinary nature of the bookb This book does not simply add an additional animal to demonstrate the higher number, but uses different characteristics and habits of wild animals to show how the amount represented by the number may occur in nature.c Beginning with a rhino, which has only one horn, to a ladybug with seven spots, and a deer with 12 branches on his antlers, each number is represented in a realistic, natural way This can help students connect numbers with tangible, true events in life and nature Additionally, most children are fascinated with nature and animals, so this book blends science with math as these naturally occurring species display how numbers play a part in their lives, too.4 As stated above, math and science play a part in this book and could connect to either curriculum The students could go on a nature walk to see how many objects they can count in their own natural surroundings Perhaps there is a certain type of tree that grows outside the school, or different flowers, or maybe even a bird s nest with eggs The possibilities are endless


  5. Mike Mike says:

    1 rhinoceros horn, 2 camel humps, 3 chameleon colors, 4 giraffe legs, 5 starfish arms, 6 frog eyes, 7 black spots on a ladybug Christopher Wormell s gorgeously detailed Teeth, Tails, Tentacles An Animal Counting Book helps the reader count from one through twenty each page featuring a different animal part including 16 catfish whiskers and 19 crocodile teeth.Each image is a gorgeously rendered wood print with a pleasing mix of Warhol s pop art style and incredible attention to detail 1 rhinoceros horn, 2 camel humps, 3 chameleon colors, 4 giraffe legs, 5 starfish arms, 6 frog eyes, 7 black spots on a ladybug Christopher Wormell s gorgeously detailed Teeth, Tails, Tentacles An Animal Counting Book helps the reader count from one through twenty each page featuring a different animal part including 16 catfish whiskers and 19 crocodile teeth.Each image is a gorgeously rendered wood print with a pleasing mix of Warhol s pop art style and incredible attention to detail Teeth, Tails, Tentacles concludes with a brief discussion of the natural history of each of the animals in the book.This is an excellent book to help a young person learn their numbers, appreciate excellent art, and develop an interest in the animals that fill the natural world.This review andlike it available at


  6. Shanna Gonzalez Shanna Gonzalez says:

    Chris Wormell presents an unusual animal counting book, diverging from tired old counting themes by choosing an array of lesser studied animals whose characteristics illustrate the numeric concepts Three frogs peer from the surface of a pond, providing six eyes to be counted a bear looks off into the distance, his two paws perfectly placed around a tree trunk so ten claws may be counted A diamond rattler slithers onto the page, presenting eighteen diamonds for examination This is one of the Chris Wormell presents an unusual animal counting book, diverging from tired old counting themes by choosing an array of lesser studied animals whose characteristics illustrate the numeric concepts Three frogs peer from the surface of a pond, providing six eyes to be counted a bear looks off into the distance, his two paws perfectly placed around a tree trunk so ten claws may be counted A diamond rattler slithers onto the page, presenting eighteen diamonds for examination This is one of the best kinds of counting books, with concrete objects from the world presented along with their numeric parallel in numerals and text , and illustrations that are interesting in their own right This book will be interesting to preschoolers, and is especially good for an early elementary audience


  7. Kathy Kathy says:

    Description This book teaches children how to count by using the animal kingdom For example, on one page you might see 1 rhino horn, but on another page you might see 20 barnacles on a humpback whale.Curriculum Connection Personal Reaction What a great book to read to your child at home There are so many questions that can be asked, such as How many legs does the camel have and What color is the ladybug Visual Appeal The cover shows a beautiful picture of a crocodile, who has teeth, tails Description This book teaches children how to count by using the animal kingdom For example, on one page you might see 1 rhino horn, but on another page you might see 20 barnacles on a humpback whale.Curriculum Connection Personal Reaction What a great book to read to your child at home There are so many questions that can be asked, such as How many legs does the camel have and What color is the ladybug Visual Appeal The cover shows a beautiful picture of a crocodile, who has teeth, tails and tenacles the perfect cover Inside the pages show compelling images of both familiar and exotic animals The author uses color and animals to make counting fun and exciting.Genre Picture Book CountingIntended Audience Ages 2 5


  8. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    Bold, linoleum block prints growl, hiss, and squawk from the page Both counting book and animal non fiction, this book is a good pick for preschool and elementary aged animal lovers and artists.CIP The first portion of the work is a counting book covering the numbers one to twenty with block prints of animals The second portion of the work has factual information concerning the animals This dramatic picture book offering places children face to face with 20 animals from across the world Book Bold, linoleum block prints growl, hiss, and squawk from the page Both counting book and animal non fiction, this book is a good pick for preschool and elementary aged animal lovers and artists.CIP The first portion of the work is a counting book covering the numbers one to twenty with block prints of animals The second portion of the work has factual information concerning the animals This dramatic picture book offering places children face to face with 20 animals from across the world Booklist Younger children will enjoy the concept book aspect, while older kids can study the artistry of the illustrations and learn a littleabout each animal School Library Journal


  9. Sarah Sammis Sarah Sammis says:

    Teeth, Tails Tentacles by Christopher Wormell has a striking title and cover The title alone was enough for me to seek it out when looking for titles for the second of two projects in the materials for children ages 5 to 8 class I took in 2011.Christopher Wormell makes his own woodcuts to create bold illustrations with eye catching details ready for counting The book goes through twenty different animals and invites children to count one to twenty by looking at specific details on an animal Teeth, Tails Tentacles by Christopher Wormell has a striking title and cover The title alone was enough for me to seek it out when looking for titles for the second of two projects in the materials for children ages 5 to 8 class I took in 2011.Christopher Wormell makes his own woodcuts to create bold illustrations with eye catching details ready for counting The book goes through twenty different animals and invites children to count one to twenty by looking at specific details on an animal the spots of a ladybug or the diamonds on a rattlesnake, and so forth.The book includes an appendix that gives facts about each of the animals as well as the author s artistic process


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  • Hardcover
  • 64 pages
  • Teeth, Tails, & Tentacles: An Animal Counting Book
  • Christopher Wormell
  • English
  • 02 July 2019
  • 0762421002

About the Author: Christopher Wormell

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