Grandpa Green

Illustrated almost entirely in green, Lane Smith’s Grandpa Green is an ode to a man who grew up on a farm and went to war. Narrated by a great-grandkid, this lovely story is about respect, artistry and memories.

Find some hidden story lines in the illustrations and do some interrogative activities like asking grandparents questions about their lives. Pick some of these questions and check out The Grandparent Project in Denmark.


About aneducationinbooks

sharing my favourite must-read children's books for kids, teachers and parents
This entry was posted in Books with science links, Love that art, Love that prose, Picture books and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Grandpa Green

  1. Kourtney Heintz says:

    I really like the cover. Sounds like a cool story too. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s