E-I-E-I-O: how old MacDonald got his farm (with a little help from a hen)

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The Little Red Hen gives old MacDonald some pointers on composting -- and a legendary farm is born -- in this rhyming, rollicking read-aloud. Once upon a time, Old MacDonald didn't have a farm. He just had a yard -- a yard he didn't want to mow. But under the direction of the wise (and ecologically sensitive) Little Red Hen, Mac learns to look at the environment in a very different way, and whole new worlds start to bloom with the help of some mud, garbage, horse poop, and worms! Judy Sierra's spirited verse, paired with Matthew Myers's exuberant illustrations, yields a fresh take on a children's classic, complete with raised-bed gardens and an organic farmers' market--making this a perfect story for armchair gardeners and devoted locavores of all sizes.
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Level 2.7, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 540L
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Full title e i e i o how old macdonald got his farm with a little help from a hen
Author sierra judy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:33:41PM
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subject_facet Domestic animals -- Juvenile fiction, Gardening -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme
title_display E-I-E-I-O : how old MacDonald got his farm (with a little help from a hen)
title_full E-I-E-I-O : how old MacDonald got his farm (with a little help from a hen) / Judy Sierra ; illustrated by Matthew Myers, E-I-E-I-O How Old MacDonald Got His Farm (with a Little Help From a Hen)
title_short E-I-E-I-O :
title_sub how old MacDonald got his farm (with a little help from a hen)
topic_facet Domestic animals, Gardening, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Stories in rhyme