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Talking Hands
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

People in various professions shape our communities, so it's important to be able to discuss the workers who play a role in our daily lives. Young readers receive an overview of different professions and simultaneously get a basic lesson in sign language.

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978-1-63143-587-4
$34.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2015
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English, Spanish, Sign
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2014-08-01
BISACS JNF029040, JNF029050
Dewey 419
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 600
Guided Reading Level M
Features Educational front/back matter, Informative sidebars, and Reviewed
Author: Kathy Thornborough

Illustrator: Kathleen Petelinsek

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Talking Hands from School Library Journal on February 1, 2015

Attractively designed, brief introductions to sign language. Each title lists a different sign, related to the topic at hand (Work covers ‘Cook,’ ‘Cashier,’ and ‘Pilot,’ for instance), and includes a large, clear photograph and quick description of the View →