Over on a Mountain Somewhere in the World

Over on a Mountain Somewhere in the World

by Marianne Berkes, Jill Dubin (Illustrator)
Publisher: Dawn Publications
Hardcover, 32 pages
Used Price: $4.00 (1 in stock) Condition Policy

Learning becomes fun in Over on a Mountain: Somewhere in the World about the ecosystem on a mountain. Sung to the tune of "Over in the Meadow", this informative and fun rhyming format and amazing artwork in this children's book will inspire children in classrooms and at home to appreciate the world around us!

Discover twenty cool animals, ten great mountain ranges, and seven continents all in one story! And do it in the age-old style of children the world over?by clapping, counting, singing, and acting like . . . well, animals! What fun! Kids love counting books, too! Following the main story, this book is chock full of resources for parents and teachers, including facts about each of the animals featured (including the hidden animals) and about mountains. A simple world map makes it easy for children to locate the continents and the mountain ranges where the animals live. A "Tips from the Author" page has suggested activities and a "Tips from the Illustrator" page offers an interesting perspective from the artist, who created the illustrations using cut paper.

Backmatter Includes:

  • Further information about mountains and the animals in this book!
  • Music and song lyrics to "Over on a Mountain" sung to the tune "Over in the Meadow"!
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