Walter Wick Shares a Bounty of Riches for Treasure Seekers

Posted on November 1st, 2011 by Carolyn Hart in Wonderful Picture Books

Storytime Standouts looks a puzzle book by Walter Wick, Can You See What I See? Treasure Ship Can You See What I See? Treasure Ship created by Walter Wick
Picture Puzzle Book published by Scholastic





Picture puzzles can be entertaining, intriguing and sometimes frustrating. As well, for our children, they represent a marvelous opportunity for cognitive development – especially when enjoyed with a chatty adult.

Apart from noticing very small details, the adult-child discussion that will accompany a book like Can You See What I See? Treasure Ship is not-to-be missed. image of a spread from Can You See What I See Treasure ShipAuthor/illustrator Walter Wick challenges his young readers to discover all sorts of wonderful words that they aren’t likely to encounter unless an adult is part of the experience.

So, come aboard, explore the bounty of intriguing illustrations and share these vocabulary treasures with your child: saber, peacock, hourglass, tattered, bugle and more.

Can You See What I See? Treasure Ship at Amazon.com

Can You See What I See? Treasure Ship at Amazon.ca

Extend your child’s learning with these free pirate theme printables –

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Pirate theme interlined paper for beginning writers.

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Pirate theme interlined paper for beginning writers.


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