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Root, Betty

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Most widely held works by Betty Root
My first dictionary by Betty Root( Book )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the perfect go-to reference book for children ages five and up, with 1,000 entries and a picture for every word, making it a fantastic addition to any child's library. With 1,000 word entries and supporting images, My First Dictionary features nouns, verbs, and adjectives that are most commonly encountered by young children, and definitions that give the word's primary meaning in terms of a child's experience. Each entry in this updated edition has been checked to ensure it is current, and new words and pictures have been added to make sure this reference is relevant for today's kids
Help your child learn to read by Betty Root( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book shows what parents can do for a child from birth through preschool and early school years to help make the process of becoming a reader enjoyable and free of anxiety
The complete book of children's activities by Melanie Rice( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

250 simple indoor and outdoor activities for preschool and elementary children
The first hundred words by Heather Amery( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed drawings introduce 100 common words
The Usborne book of fairy tales by Heather Amery( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six illustrated tales, each with a little yellow duck hidden in the story
Going to the doctor by Anne Civardi( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Jay has a cough, Joey Jay needs his immunization shot, and Jack Jay has a sprained wrist, so the whole Jay family goes to the doctor to find out how to get well
The runaway tractor by Heather Amery( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find the little yellow duck on each page
The story of Rumpelstiltskin by Heather Amery( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange little man helps the miller's daughter spin straw into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Scarecrow's secret by Heather Amery( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how Mr. Boot and his two children, Poppy and Sam, build a scarecrow that is extraordinarily more effective than their neighbor's
First thousand words : a picture word book by Heather Amery( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed drawings introduce 1000 common words
Pig gets stuck by Heather Amery( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See what happens when the smallest pig, Curly, searches for something to eat
La Navidad by Heather Amery( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Bible story in which Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem, where Jesus is born
El arca de Noé by Heather Amery( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text at the top of each page for beginning readers combined with slightly more difficult text at the bottom of each page for parents, teachers, or others tells that Noah obeyed God and built an ark for his family and the creatures of the earth
Cinderella by Heather Amery( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy godmother helps Cinderella attend the palace ball in spite of mistreatment by her stepmother and stepsisters
Train stories by Heather Amery( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these short stories Mrs. Boot introduces Poppy and Sam to the newly restored Apple Tree Station and its steam train
The Christmas story by Heather Amery( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This simple retelling of the story of Jesus's birth brings alive the wonder of Christmas for young children. Charming illustrations and carefully written text make this a lovely book to share with a child." (publisher)
Opposites by Carol Watson( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures and short sentences demonstrate the opposite meanings of the antonyms given
The new pony by Heather Amery( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farmer Stone's new pony looks as though no one is taking care of her, so Poppy begins feeding her apples and carrots over the fence to try to be helpful and friendly
Surprise visitors by Heather Amery( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this easy book designed for beginning readers, the Boot family gets a special treat when a hot air balloon lands on their farm
Red tractor by Sue Graves( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Tractor helps with lots of jobs around the farm and has rescued the farmer and other animals when they were stuck in the mud, but who is there to help Red Tractor the day that he gets stuck? Includes word recognition quesions, gold star reward stickers and badges, and information for parents about reading with young children
 
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My first dictionary
Alternative Names
Rūte, Betija

‏רת, בתי.

ルート, ベティ

Languages
English (77)

German (12)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)

Dutch (1)

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Help your child learn to readThe first hundred wordsThe Usborne book of fairy talesGoing to the doctorThe runaway tractorThe story of RumpelstiltskinScarecrow's secretPig gets stuck