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Why Are You Doing That? #2020

Why Are You Doing That Chepito is full of questions Why is his mother cooking eggs and frying beans Why is Manuel digging around the corn Why is Ram n milking the cow Why is Maria slapping dough between her hands In this si

  • Title: Why Are You Doing That?
  • Author: Elisa Amado Manuel Monroy
  • ISBN: 9781554984534
  • Page: 488
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Why Are You Doing That? By Elisa Amado Manuel Monroy, Chepito is full of questions Why is his mother cooking eggs and frying beans Why is Manuel digging around the corn Why is Ram n milking the cow Why is Maria slapping dough between her hands In this simply told story, a little boy learns all about food and where it comes from.Following on the success of What Are You Doing Elisa Amado and Manuel Monroy have created anoChepito is full of questions Why is his mother cooking eggs and frying beans Why is Manuel digging around the corn Why is Ram n milking the cow Why is Maria slapping dough between her hands In this simply told story, a little boy learns all about food and where it comes from.Following on the success of What Are You Doing Elisa Amado and Manuel Monroy have created another gem of a picture book, this time about food where it comes from, how we nurture food plants and animals, and what we eat to be healthy and strong.Manuel Monroy sweetly depicts Chepito s world a rural community where people grow much of their own food and raise chickens and cows giving young children a clear picture of the origins of foods they consume every day.Includes a short glossary.

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    1. This is a great book for young children who like to ask why Starting at breakfast, Chepito asks questions of the people in his rural Latin American community as they go about their daily tasks weeding the corn, milking the cow, making tortillas, etc The book also includes a glossary of the Spanish terms used Notes on representation Latinx characters throughout.

    2. Curious and adorable Chepito takes us on a tour of a farm which will make you hungry for tortillas and fresh milk Amado seamlessly includes Spanish words for children to understand from context.

    3. Inquisitive Chepito might remind some readers of their own children As he goes throughout his day, he keeps asking everyone he encounters for the reasons for their actions Each person, from his mother to a neighbor lying beneath a banana tree, explains how his her actions result in good food for Chepito to eat I especially liked he observes how the individuals are taking good care of their animals and crops The digital illustrations originated as drawings created with color pencil and watercolor [...]

    4. Inquisitive Chepito wants to know what everything is for so in the course of a day he learns about corn, beans frijoles , milk and bananas and Good for a preschool storytime on food or farms.Amado was born in Guatemala and lives in Toronto Illustrator Manuel Monroy lives in Mexico City The book definitely has a central American flavor hard for me to say if setting is like Mexico or Guatemala, or could be either Illustrations were done digitally starting with drawing in color pencil and waterc [...]

    5. This book is good for children who are learning about food and how people work hard to make plants and animals grow strong so that they can provide food for people to grow big and strong I liked the multicultural element of the story Better suited for very young readers.

    6. A curious boy gets all his questions answered in this story He learns about the plants and animals that provide his food and how things get made and prepared Some text is in Spanish and the definitions are in the back.

    7. The relentlessly inquisitive Chepito is back with many questions about what people are doing in his rural community.

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