Author: Chris Tougas Copyright Date: 2007
A child pleasing story from Chris Tougas. Mechanimals has an imaginative plot, fun characters and creatures and enjoyable and vibrant pictures. This picture book would make an excellent addition to your K-8 library. It would be useful for both pleasure reading and instruction. An excellent piece for teaching story structure, expanding an idea and using repetition for plot development.
Rating: #1(Highly Recommended) ✓ #2 #3 #4 (not acceptable)
Interest Level: Grade picture book 1-3 Reading Level: Grade 1-3
Curriculum Area: Language Arts
Theme(s) Topic(s): Humour, response to disaster, making the best of things, working to make things happen
This book would be suitable for: ✓ Lit Circles ✓ Kit ✓ Materials Read-Aloud (Gr.) 1-6