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When a class leaves for recess, their just-baked Gingerbread Man is left behind. But he's a smart cookie and heads out to find them. He'll run, slide, skip, and (after a mishap with a soccer ball) limp as fast as he can because: "I can catch them! I'm their Gingerbread Man!"With help from the gym teacher, the nurse, the art teacher and even the principal, the Gingerbread Man does find his class, and he's assured they'll never leave him behind again.Teachers often use the Gingerbread Man story to introduce new students to the geography and staff of schools, and this fresh, funny twist on the original can be used all year long. Includes a poster with fun activities!
A gingerbread man searches all over the school for the group of children that made him and then left him behind.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Cooking + Food, School + Education, General
Series Title: Gingerbread Man Loose
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Laura Murray
Street Date: July 7, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-67-3513
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My students love it!
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Kinder Teacher — 5 years ago
I teach kindergarten and my kids love this book. It has some funny parts which my students thought were hilarious. They always want to read this story! It has rhyming words throughout. My students love trying to finish the sentences. It is a cute story that also helps introduce people in the school ...see moreof the reviewer's review