Provides clear and simple birthday-themed projects using colorful illustrations and easy instructions. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, historical information about the celebration, detailed step-by-step illustrations, a clear and thorough list of required materials, metric conversions for all measurements, suggestions for alterations, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and introductions to the author and illustrator.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|BISACS||JNF026000, JNF001000, JNF015000|
|Graphics||Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs|
|Dimensions||9.5 x 8|
|Guided Reading Level||O|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- Introduction to Birthdays
- Birthday Cake Pop Up Card
- Birthstone Picture Frame
- Fortune Teller Jar
- Wish Jar
- Fleece Pillow
- To Learn More
Author: Trudi Strain Trueit
Trudi Strain Trueit is a former television news reporter, weather forecaster, and anchor. She has written more than forty books for children. She lives in Everett, Wahsington, with her husband, Bill.
Illustrator: Mernie Gallagher-Cole
Mernie Gallagher-Cole is a children's book illustrator living in West Chester, Pennsylvania. She loves drawing every day. Her illustrations can also be found on greeting cards, puzzles, e-books, and educational apps.