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My favorite poem “riding on a train” talked about all the beautiful scenes you would freenfield riding on a train. This book was a collection of poems written by a little girl. C- One example I thought was really sweet was when the little girl describes what she loves about playing dolls with Renee. It is so beautiful, and it uses simple language. The illustrat The main character, and the narrator, goes through all the things she loves about her family.

The beautifully written poems, and colorful illustrations make for a great read for people of all ages. The teacher floise already have some lines put together and the students would have to fill in the blanks end of the line using the phonemic awareness skills i. Sep 13, Taylor Thompson rated grsenfield it was amazing.

When I read breenfield to the children that I am or will be teaching, I will start off by telling them about my childhood Summers, then, I will eloiae the book and afterwards, have them all describe their Summers and tell me what they love to do with their families and friends during that time or during vacation.


Definitely a classic t Honey, I love is exactly the kind of poetry that I love to read. This review has been hidden because it gdeenfield spoilers. They really show details from the story and make it all more clear. It’s like you’re talking to a young girl go on and on and you think she’s going to stop after she makes one point, but she continues to say, “and.

I also enjoyed the writing of the poems.

Want to Read saving…. However, the narrator does not love bedtime, and having to go to sleep. Jul 20, Shari rated it liked it Shelves: To ask other readers questions about Honey, I Loveplease sign up.

Apr 30, Madison rated it it was amazing Shelves: I spent every Summer in Alabama until I was about 15, and although I have no siblings, I have many cousins that were like my siblings growing up.

By telling us of the things she enjoyed as a child, Eloise Greenfield evokes fond memories of childhood. Even if they do not incorporate lovd and letters, this is still a way for them to develop their language.

The verses all have a rhyming pattern and flow easily on the pages. We can then make our own picture book using the student’s drawing. Of course there were some poems I liked more then others, greengield favorite was By Myself, but I was able to apply all of them to my life in one way or another.

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Rloise Available Guided Reading: Jul 11, Beth rated it it was amazing. All children will be able to relate to at least one thing described in this book. A great example of this is when the main character is talking about when she visits with her cousin who is from the South and Poetry book: Mar 10, Ouida Robinson rated it really liked it. The narrator, a young girl, describes many things she loves throughout her book: Some poems rhyme, some poems do not rhyme; some poems are long, some poems are short; some poems talk about the outdoors, some talk about the indoors.

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A simple book with great Illustrations. Oct 10, Blair Herron rated it it was amazing. It was very easy to read and understand and the illust 1. She takes time to talk about all the fun things she likes to do, like playing her school piano.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Refresh and try again. I found the poems to be eye opening and inspirational. Some of the things she includes hoey the way her cousin talks and the way her mama’s arm.

I also think this book expands awareness i. I did enjoy the book but I don’t think that I would rank in the top ten. Another great part of this poetry book was the art and illustrations.

Honey, I love is one of my all time favorites! Then drove to the ocean.

Honey, I Love

Lists with This Book. Jan Spivey Gilchrist Illustrator. It was very easy to read and understand and the illustrations were done well. However, the idea of turning a poem into elouse picture book is inspirational to young writers.