Dig Those Dinosaurs by Lori Haskins Houran

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Rhythmical story text and illustrations follow a paleontologist and his crew as they dig, assemble, and exhibit dinosaur bones.

“Dig, dig, dig those dinosaurs/ So big, big, big those dinosaurs/ Rig, rig, rig those dinosaurs/ Dig those dinosaur bones.”
The rhythmical text and lively, well-researched illustrations follow a paleontologist and his crew as they find, clean, assemble, and exhibit dinosaur bones. The read-aloud fun is accompanied by up-to-date facts about dinosaur fossils. Educational and inspiring, this story is bound to captivate little scientists.

This is a fixed-format ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book.
 

About Lori Haskins Houran

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Lori Haskins Houran is a children's book editor and the author of several books for young children including Busy Tractors, Busy Days; Too Many Cats; and Pug, What a Mug! She lives in Florida. Francisco Marquez lives in England. This is her first book.
 
Published September 17, 2013 by Albert Whitman & Company. 24 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books.

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New and preliterate readers will happily clap along to the incantatory rhythms of this primary-level call to "dig, dig, dig"--in both senses of the word--dino fossils.

Feb 15 2013 | Read Full Review of Dig Those Dinosaurs

PreS—Houran's rhyming text is just right for chanting (or singing along to the tune of "Skip to My Lou") at storytimes. As each stage of the process repeats ("Dig, dig, dig those dinosaurs" times three), young paleontologists carefully excavate dinosaur bones, assembling and displaying them in a ...

Apr 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Dig Those Dinosaurs

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