were a child were you ever curious about what your stuffed animals did when you
were not around?There is a little girl
in What Does My Teddy Bear Do All Day?
by Bruno Hachler and Birte Muller who wonders:
“My teddy bear seems really
but maybe I’ve been fooled.
I wonder what he does all
when I am off at school.”
So begins the
sweet story of a little girl’s quest to find out how her beloved teddy bear
spends his days without her.She decides
to stay home from school and catch him in action. Despite all her efforts at
spying, he never moves.Then she has the
clever idea to trap him with a yummy jar of honey! This
delightful book is beautifully illustrated and will be enjoyed by any
preschooler.There is a fun repeating
phrase they will enjoy saying, which will enhance their reading experience.The final illustration will require the use
of some detective skills! Try this book
at home, it will be sure to become a favorite. If your child
likes this book, I suggest Rosie’s Walk,
by Pat Hutchins. It too uses clues in
the illustrations so your child can guess what happens next.
Early Literacy Outreach Staff