Jack's House                           
Teacher's Guide!

written by Karen Magnuson Beil
published by Holiday House                                           

 

A Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book
The Original Art Exhibition, Museum of American Illustration

 

Reviews
"This book was built for those youngsters with a jones for trucks and other big wheels, and it delivers in spades." —Kirkus Reviews

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Book Description
Construction-equipment loving boys and girls will adore this humourous twist on the

classic nursery rhyme. Someone has done a lot of work building a house. Someone has

been operating a cement mixer, driving a bulldozer, and using a forklift to build walls,

frame windows, and nail down a roof. Someone has built a big, strong home for Jack.

But is this the house that Jack built? One tired puppy dog disagrees in this story about

getting what you work for.

   

 

  

 

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