Reading/Interest Level: Toddler, Preschool
Author: Mari Schun
Illustrator: Mari Schun
Publisher: Lerner Publications
The Crayola Patterns Book helps readers explore the different repeating patterns that surround them daily. From the polka dots on a raincoat to the stripes on a zebra, this book covers different types of patterns and the places that they can be found. Repeating shapes, lines, and colors be found everywhere, from the designs in buildings to the clothing a child is wearing to the animals that live outside.
This book is a bright, vibrant way to explore patterns. The text is easy to understand and quick to read, making this book most appropriate for toddlers up through children in kindergarten or first grade. The photos are interesting and bright and will help children stay engaged while they visualize what is being discussed. With a quick pace that covers information rapidly and effectively, this book is a great resource for teaching patterns.