Song of the water boatman : & other pond poems / written by Joyce Sidman ; illustrated by Beckie Prange.
By: Sidman, Joyce.
Contributor(s): Prange, Beckie [illustrator.] | Prange, Beckie [ill.].Material type: TextPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0618135472; 9780618135479.Subject(s): Pond animals -- Juvenile poetry | Ponds -- Juvenile poetry | Children's poetry, American | Pond animals -- Poetry | Pond plants -- Poetry | American poetry | Pond animals -- Juvenile poetry | Ponds -- Juvenile poetry | Children's poetry, American | Pond animals | Ponds | American poetry | Pond animals -- Poetry | Ponds -- Poetry | Pond plants -- Poetry | Caldecott Medal | Pond animals -- Juvenile poetry | Ponds -- Juvenile poetry | Children's poetry, American | Caldecott MedalGenre/Form: Curriculum resource. | Poetry. | Juvenile works. | Poetry.Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
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Art techniques used: Woodblock prints in black colored in earth tones using watercolor.
A collection of poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants that are found in ponds, with accompanying information about each.
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Listen for me -- Spring peepers -- Spring splashdown -- Wood duck -- Diving beetle's food-sharing rules -- Great diving beetle -- Fly, dragonfly! -- Green darner -- In the depths of the summer pond -- Food chain -- A small green riddle -- Duckweed -- Aquatic fashion -- Caddis fly -- Song of the water boatman and backswimmer's refrain -- Water boatman, backswimmer -- Travel time -- Water bear -- The season's campaign -- Cattails -- Into the mud -- Painted turtle.
Caldecott Honor Book, 2006
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2006
Horn Book Fanfare List, 2005
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
Caldecott Medal Award, 2005
Caldecott Honor Book, 2006.