Little – Mustard Seed Books

littleLittle – A short book about things that are little, perfect for learning to read, aimed at young children, Kindergarten/Foundation stage and Grade 1. Another great creative commons book from Mustard Seed Books.

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Sample Text and Images from Little – Mustard Seed Books


littleThe snail is little.


littleThe ladybug is little.

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About Mustard Seed

Founded in 1995 to provide community development work building low income houses, Mustard Seed provides a variety of community resources helping low income families. Director Rick Chan Frey, has a PhD in education at U.C. Berkeley and has been writing and presenting on the books project at a number of educational conferences.

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Comments 2

  • Charlotte writes:
    i loved this book

    Evelyn writes:
    I liked how every animal was different, but it said the same thing over and over.

    Shabeeb writes:
    It was GREAT! I love to read this book because I am little too.

    Louise Nemeth writes:
    Repetition and great pictures just what I needed.

    Leah O’Bryan writes:
    Beautiful photos that my students will enjoy!

    Jackie writes:
    great for teaching English as a second language to toddlers

    Ana victoria writes:
    I like the book

    Andrew writes:
    This book is very cute.


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