PPBF: On the Train

OnTheTrainCoverAuthor: Carron Brown
Illustrator: Bee Johnson
Publisher: Kane Miller, 2015 (first published in the UK, The Ivy Press, 2015)
Ages: 4-8
Themes: trains
Opening: A railroad station is bustling with activity.

OnTheTrain1.jpgSummary: (from the publisher) “What can we find on the train today? Shine a light behind the page and see… From the engineer in his cab and maintenance workers on the track, to stop-and-go signals and all kinds of trains, each page will take you behind the scenes of a busy train ride.”

OnTheTrain2I like this book because: It’s a beautiful, informative and fun! Cha-ching!

OnTheTrain3Resources/activities: research some fun railroad facts, like the number of miles of train tracks in the United States; check out more in the shine a light series from Kane Miller:

For existing PPBF selections including resources and activities, go to Susanna Hill’s blog: HERE

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