Hide and Seek Fog: Alvin Tresselt

 

Down, Down, Down: A Journey to the Bottom of the Sea

Author/Illustrator: Alvin Tresselt/Roger Duvoisin
Publisher: Mulberry
Publication Year: 1988
Brief Summary: A fog transforms a small village.
Awards, Honors and Prizes:

New York Times Best Illustrated Children”s Books of the Year, 1965′ ‘ Winner’ ” ‘ United States’ ‘
Randolph Caldecott Medal, 1966′ ‘ Honor Book’ ” ‘ United States’ ‘

Ideas for using this book in classroom or library and/or brief notes on curriculum connections/content learning standards/Common Core, etc.:

  • Science: What happens on a foggy day?  What can you do on a foggy day?  What is fog and how does it form?
  • Art – draw a foggy day scene.

Special features included (if applicable) — index; timeline; author’s notes; further reading; etc.  Detailed notes in the back re: animals discussed in book

Accessed at: Thrasher Elementary Library

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