After a young girl finds two old potatoes at her father"s house, they plant and tend them to see if they will have new potatoes in September.
|Statement||words by John Coy ; pictures by Carolyn Fisher.|
|Contributions||Fisher, Carolyn, ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.C839455 Tw 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|ISBN 10||0375821805, 037592180X|
|LC Control Number||2002043261|
Dec 06, · John Coy is the author of the picture books Night Driving, Strong to the Hoop, Vroomaloom Zoom, Two Old Potatoes and Me, Around the World, and Hoop Genius: How a Desperate Teacher and a Rowdy Gym Class Invented Basketball. Strong to the Hoop is also available in Spanish as Directo Al Aro, and Two Old Potatoes and Me is available in Chinese/5(22). This book is about a person that finds two old potatoes and then her father and grandfather help her plant many potatoes using the old ones. He tells how his grandfather, father and he plants the potatoes and what to do during its planting time/5. Two Old Potatoes and Me is a lovely story about a father and daughter who plant two potatoes that they find growing sprouts in the back of a cupboard. "Gross," the girl proclaims, as she dumps the mess in the trash, but dad stops her, and soon the two set off for the garden. In this sanguine gardening tale, 67 new potatoes and a warm father/daughter rapport grow out of two inedible spuds. "Last spring at my dad's house, I found two old potatoes in the back of t.
Jan 13, · One day at her dad’s house, a young girl finds two old potatoes in the cupboard. “Gross.” But before she can throw them away, her dad suggests they try to grow new potatoes from the old ones, which have sprouted eyes. Told from May to September, the potato-growing season, the story includes all the basic steps for growing potatoes while subtly dealing with the parents’ recent divorce/5(7). Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Two Old Potatoes and Me. By Carolyn Fisher, John Coy. Grades. PreK-K, Genre. Fiction. After finding two old potatoes in a cupboard, a girl and her father plant them and tend to them, hoping to have new. Two Old Potatoes and Me In this Reading Rainbow selection, a girl and her father cut up two old potatoes and plant them in their backyard. They weed, water, and wait and follow the growing season to see if they will get new potatoes. Growing Good Kids Book Award. Two old potatoes and me — by John Coy and Carolyn Fisher After a young girl finds two old potatoes at her father's house, they plant and tend them to .
At his dad's house, a boy finds two old potatoes growing sprouts out of their eyes, but his dad stops him from throwing them away; instead, they consult the boy's grandfather for advice, and plant the potatoes to make more. After a lot of waiting and caretaking, they harvest their new potatoes and there is a recipe for mashed potatoes at the end/5(19). Aug 01, · Special Storytime: Two Old Potatoes and Me (Clumpton's Beautiful Month) Easiest Way to Grow Lots of Sweet Potato Slips How to Write a Book. Two Old Potatoes and Me. Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. One day at her dad's house, a young girl finds two old potatoes in the cupboard. "Gross." But before she can throw them away, her dad suggests they try to grow new potatoes from the old ones, which have sprouted eyes. Please note that the Lexile measures for a. Two Old Potatoes and Me by John Coy and Carolyn Fisher “Last spring at my dad’s house I found two old potatoes in the back of “Last spring at my dad’s house I found two old potatoes in .