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BKLYN Pre-K for All- My Five Senses

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Hervâe Tullet ; translated by Christopher Franceschelli. |

Foundational text.

Tap tap boom boom

Elizabeth Bluemle ; illustrated by G. Brian Karas. |

Foundational Text

Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see?

by Bill Martin, Jr. ; pictures by Eric Carle. |

Foundational Text

Rah, rah, radishes!

by April Pulley Sayre. |

Foundational Text

Rah, rah, radishes!

by April Pulley Sayre. |

Foundational Text

Zin! zin! zin!

by Lloyd Moss ; illustrated by Marjorie Priceman. |

Yummy, yucky

Leslie Patricelli. |

You can't taste a pickle with your ear

Harriet Ziefert ; pictures by Amanda Haley. |

My five senses

by Aliki. |

Foundational Text

The little old lady who was not afraid of anything

Linda Williams ; illustrated by Megan Lloyd. |

The listening walk

by Paul Showers ; illustrated by Aliki. |

The cow that went oink

by Bernard Most. |

The bear went over the mountain

as told and illustrated by Iza Trapani. |

Ten black dots

Donald Crews. |

Some kids are deaf

by Lola M. Schaefer. |

Some kids are blind

by Lola M. Schaefer. |


written and illustrated by Manya Stojic. |

Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear?

by Bill Martin, Jr. ; pictures by Eric Carle. |

No dragons for tea

written by Jean Pendziwol ; illustrated by Martine Gourbault. |

Night noises

written by Mem Fox ; illustrated by Terry Denton. |

My five senses

by Margaret Miller. |

Moses goes to a concert

Isaac Millman. |

Listen, Buddy

Helen Lester ; illustrated by Lynn Munsinger. |


David Ezra Stein. |

I spy in the sky

Edward Gibbs. |

I see myself

by Vicki Cobb ; illustrated by Julia Gorton. |

I can see just fine

Eric Barclay. |

How does the ear hear?

by Melissa Stewart. |

Hello, ocean!

Pam Muänoz Ryan ; illustrated by Mark Astrella. |

Hands can

Cheryl Willis Hudson ; photographs by John-Francis Bourke. |

Five little monkeys jumping on the bed

retold and illustrated by Eileen Christelow. |

Five for a little one

Chris Raschka. |

Fire drill

Paul DuBois Jacobs and Jennifer Swender ; illustrated by Huy Voun Lee. |