At the end of a beautiful and busy day, Sebastian should be asleep. But he is still wide awake.Snuggling down next to his father, Sebastian asks, ""Do you know what I want to be when I grow up?"" then eagerly regales his doting parent with all his ideas.When sleep finally comes, father and son have forged a wonderful new bond based on mutual admiration and abiding love.Here is a sweet, simple, and affirming book for fathers to share with their children at bedtime.
When you grow up do you want to be adventurous? Maybe generous? How about confident? Or fair? In brightly colored collage illustrations filled with imaginative detail, artist Charise Mericle Harper celebrates some of the qualities most admired in people of all ages. A perfect gift, as well as a useful discussion starter on how we define ourselves and how we treat others, When I Grow Up gives readers a fresh perspective on an age-old question.
Grammy Award winner and pop culture icon “Weird Al” Yankovic delivers his first picture book, bringing his trademark wit, wordplay, and silliness to a story that explores the timeless question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Funny and charming, this is a celebration of creativity and possibility. An Amazon Best Book of the Month! "The farce and parody make this a rare book with appeal to both kids and adults" (Booklist).It’s Show-and-Tell time in Mrs. Krupp’s class, and Billy just can’t wait for his turn! Today the class is discussing what they want to be when they grow up, and our exuberant eight-year-old hero is bursting to tell everyone about his future career plans. In dazzling wordplay and delicious rhymes, Billy regales his patient teacher and amazed classmates with tales of the variety of careers he wants to pursue—each more outlandish and wildly imaginative than the last!
When I grow up, I will be tall enough to reach the branches that I need to reach to climb the trees you get to climb when you're grown up. A group of children imagines all of the things that they will be able to do once they grow up, and they plan to do anything and everything. They hope to solve problems, play in the sun all day long, be brave, and even eat ice cream all day. The combination of Tim Minchin's Tony Award-winning Matilda the Musical lyrics and Steve Antony's joyful artwork is sure to inspire readers of all ages to explore the endless possibilities that the future could have in store.
At the end of a busy day, Sebastian the little turtle snuggles down next to his father and asks, "Do you know what I want to be when I grow up?" He then eagerly regales his doting parent with all his ideas for exciting careers. When sleep finally comes, father and son have forged a wonderful new bond based on mutual admiration and abiding love.
When I Grow Up is a stunningly illustrated poem that inspires readers to dream and believe in all they can achieve and become. Turning the pages of this book will encourage children to aspire to greatness and allow parents to see the power of their words in the shaping of their children's lives.
Little Zoey cannot settle down for bed because she is too excited thinking about all of the amazing careers she can choose from she grows up. Throughout this colorful book, Zoey imagines herself as many of her career options, from Anesthesiologist to Zoologist and everything in between. This is a great book to showcase many STEM careers.
A child ponders possible occupations, from A--for actor--to Z--for zookeeper.
Hi, I'm Anna. I'm 8 years old, and I love to write and draw. Have you ever wondered what you want to be when you grow up? Come discover who you want to be with me! I plan to donate a percentage of each book I sell to kids in need!
A Gilligan’s Island legend and volunteer reading tutor relays to kids that they can be anything they want to be, in this brightly illustrated celebration of careers and the natural world.This inspiring book from actress Tina Louise brings nature and the animal kingdom together to invigorate children to reach for the stars in anything they do. Louise cleverly compares the role of an animal or insect side by side to what a child can grow up to be. Fireflies glow in the dark; an aspiring actress can shine on the silver screen. Spiders spin elaborate webs; an aspiring architect can create a skyscraper. Children will think of their own talents as they read along and be inspired to excel. When I Grow Up shows that amazing things are happening all the time—and that young readers can grow up to be amazing, too! A Gilligan’s Island icon sets sail with her first-ever children’s book “Teaching children the skill of reading and a love for the written word is important because this will remain with them throughout their lives. If we can reach children at an early age, I believe it will make a difference. This thought brings me tremendous joy.”—Tina LouisePortion of proceeds from this book donated to promote literacy.
Spaceman or soccer pro, candy-store owner or the queen herself — the sky's the limit when Colin McNaughton's imaginative cast of kids act out what they'd like to be when they grow up.Sit back and enjoy the show as the inimitable Colin McNaughton stages a lively class musical all about growing up. What would you like to be when you get older? A king of the jungle or the king of rock 'n' roll? A famous poet or a pirate just like Dad ("That's my girl!")? There's no end to the possibilities — but, as this amusing presentation points out, there's also no rush to become a grownup when being a child can be so much fun!
This kids' version of the bestselling Letters to My Future Self brings young writers a fun new way to capture their childhood. Twelve prompted letters bound into a keepsake book invite kids to share stories, draw, or make lists reflecting on what they know now, and what they imagine for their future. When they're grown, this paper time capsule becomes a cherished—and likely hilarious—look back on who they once were and who they have become.
Meet the first American woman to travel to space!Sally Ride was the first American female astronaut to go to space. She worked on a space shuttle for two different missions. But Sally Ride did more than just travel to space. She also was a teacher, an author, and a professor. Learn more about her amazing life in this new biography!The WHEN I GROW UP easy readers are the perfect introductory biography series. Each book takes the reader on a journey from a recognizable figure's obscure childhood to famed adulthood. Aspirational first-person text is accompanied by a mix of photography and illustrations. This fun take on the early biography is ideal for home or the classroom and will inspire children to live out their dreams.
The popular purple dinosaur has his own series of great books for preschoolers.
With help of the Super Dee Duper Sound Machine, Barney and the kids learn about different sounds for many different careers. The kids show Barney some careers that will be fun, including being a singer or a clown.
What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?Let’s Inspire Our Youth to Follow Their Dreams! This unique Daily journal for kids is stuffed full of lightly lined pages just waiting to be filled with all your child’s dream, hopes, worries and future plans! Kids journal writing is a great way for children of all ages to express themselves and stay organised!This 8.5”x11” Journal for girls/boys is sure to make any day brighter with its large, high-gloss/full color doodle-inspiring cover! Each unique design focusing on some of the most common occupations chosen by children including: Chef, Teacher, Scientist, Artist, Musician, Veterinarian and Doctor!Check Back Soon! There are more Designs to Come!An Inspiring Kids Journal Diary can come in handy for all sorts of reasons including:Christmas Gifts for Writers/Tweens or young girls/boysBirthday GiftsGraduation GiftsAchievement Awards/PrizesDaily Journal for Home Schooling StudentsCamp JournalBlank Recipe Journal for KidsFood Journal for Kids