S is for Sea Glass: A Beach Alphabet

Richard Michelson (author), Doris Ettlinger (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781627537285

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The tickle of sand on the bottom of bare feet... the taste of salt from a spray of water... the rumble-roar as waves come ashore. These are just a few of the many sensory experiences a day at the beach can bring. S is for Sea Glass: A Beach Alphabet uses a variety of poetry forms such as free verse, haiku, and ode in this celebration of the beach and seaside life. From a walk down the boardwalk to collecting sea glass to imagining the life of a shell's former occupant, poet Richard Michelson reminds beach-lovers of all ages the many reasons why we're drawn to the shore.

Reading Level
Lexile
575L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
4.1
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
People & Places Poetry Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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