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Recommended Children's Literature

Year One: Water

Cobb, Vicki (2002). I Get Wet. New York: HarperCollins. ISBN 0-688017839-1.
Edom, Helen (1992). Science with Water. London: Usborne. ISBN 0-7460-1261-6.
Madgwick, Wendy (1998). Water Play. Austin: Raintree Steck-Vaughn. ISBN 0-8172-5326-2.
Simon, Seymour and Nicole Fauteux (2001). Let's Try it Out in the Water. New York: Simon and Schuster. ISBN 0-689-82919-1.

Cotten, Cynthia (2008). Rain Play. New York: Henry Holt and Company. ISBN-13: 978-0-8050-6795-8.
De Seve, Randall (2007). Toy Boat. New York: Philomel Books. ISBN 978-0-399-24374-5.
Greenfield, Eloise (1999). Water, Water. New York: HarperCollins. ISBN 0-694-01247-5.
Miller, Shannon and Timothy Warner (2002). Tub Toys. Berkeley: Tricycle Press. ISBN 1-58246-066-3.

Year Two: Force and Motion

Dahl, Michael (2006). Roll, Slope, and Slide. Minneapolis: Picture Window Books. ISBN: 978-1-4048-1304-5.
Jones, Melanie Davis (2002). Balls. New York: Scholastic. ISBN: 0-516-22596-0.
Smith, Sian (2009). Making Things Move. Chicago: Heinemann Library. ISBN-13: 978-4329-2696-0.

Baron, Alan (1996). Little Pig's Bouncy Ball. Cambridge: Candlewick Press. ISBN: 1-56402-805-4.
George, Lindsey Barrett (2010). Maggie's Ball. New York: HarperCollins. ISBN: 978-0-06-172166-3.
Mayer, Lynne (2010). Newton and Me. Mt. Pleasant: Sylvan Dell. ISBN: 978-1-60718-067-8.
McClintock, Mike (1959). Stop That Ball! New York: Random House. ISBN: 0-394-90010-3.

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