Let's Play in the Forest While the Wolf Is Not Around

Let's Play in the Forest While the Wolf Is Not Around

Book - 2006
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In this adaptation of the traditional French and Latin American song, animals play in the forest while a scary wolf slowly dresses and becomes hungrier and hungrier.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780439823234
Call Number: RUEDA
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., music ; 24 cm
Subjects: Games -- Juvenile fiction.
Singing games -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals -- Songs and music -- Juvenile fiction.
Wolves -- Songs and music -- Juvenile fiction.
Folk songs -- Juvenile fiction.
Folk songs -- Texts -- Juvenile fiction.


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KCLS_Gerry Oct 24, 2014

We turned this into a simple play with the children being all the animals - we used hats, puppets and props to bring this story to life.

Mar 29, 2013

This book is really fun. We learned the song, and my 2YO likes to sing along with the chorus while his daddy says the wolf's lines. We make the whole thing into a game - I really recommend the book to parents of young children.

Jan 24, 2012

Wolf's to busy getting dressed to eat right now. So, the animals play in the forest "while the wolf is not around". Fun book for a clothing theme as the wolf calls out the names of the clothing as he puts them on. A fun surprise ending when we find out what wolf has for breakfast after getting dressed.


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