After first appearing in Honey, I Love and Other Poems (), now, Eloise Greenfield’s Honey, I Love, in which an African-American child joyfully recounts the. Booktopia has Honey, I Love by Eloise Greenfield. Buy a discounted Paperback of Honey, I Love online from Australia’s leading online bookstore. This Pin was discovered by Bank Street Library *. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest.

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The illustrations by Jan Spivey Gilchrist are very well done.

She took time to really talk about the little beautiful things greenfielx life that I might This book was a collection of poems written by a little girl.

Unavailable Guided Reading Level: This works very well as a mentor text for young poets, or simply for a splash of fun in the day. Gilchrist’s narrator is a charmer that I believe we can all fall in love with.

I hope there aren’t sharks. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Filled with many short stories about different people, including Harriet Tubman and her bravery, Honey, I Love is an excellent teaching tool for poetry and rhyming.

To view it, click here. The illustrations were really warm and welcoming.

Another great part of this poetry book was the art and illustrations. Lists with This Book. By telling us of the things she enjoyed as a child, Eloise Greenfield evokes fond memories of childhood. A simple book with great Illustrations. Pre K – 3rd Grade 3. It just talked about all the things that the little girl loved but the structure of the book was not good. I do think that it is confusing at some points in the poem and it doesn’t make as much sense as I would like it to especially for a young reader to understand.


Like I said one big long sentence. Jan Spivey Gilchrist Illustrator.

Honey, I love written by Eloise Greenfield was originally a poem published in a book along with other poems written by Ms. B- This is a good, positive, appropriate, and strong poetry book for young readers! It’s about a little girl Honey, I love written by Eloise Greenfield was originally a poem published in a book e,oise with other lov written by Ms. It’s like you’re talking to a young girl go on and on and you think she’s going to stop after she makes one point, but she continues to say, “and.

Open Preview See a Problem? The illustrations went along with it perfectly as well a child would definitely be able to honfy at the pictures and tell exactly what the author wrote. Jul 11, Beth rated it it was amazing.

Greenfleld ask other readers questions about Honey, I Loveplease sign up. Some of the things she includes are the way her cousin talks and the way her mama’s arm. Of course with the younger children, vacation and Summer will be great vocabulary words to expand on. It would be a nice book to have in your collection however.

Honey, I Love

She looks pretty in bows and shiny things, ny loves to dance and sing, and even jump-rope. I think that some children would be interested in reading it especially with the rhyming poetry but I don’t think that it would attract a lot of children. Honey, I Love by Eloise Greenfield. Honey, I love Plot: I think it is impressive for this young character to be able to convey that message to other children in such a pleasant way. Dec 01, Mckayla Ekoise added it Shelves: This picture book version is over a dozen years old now and its age is showing.


It was very easy to read and understand and the illust 1.

Honey, I Love by Eloise Greenfield | Scholastic

The book brings a sense of living life fun, free, happy, and peaceful. I spent every Summer in Alabama until I was about 15, and although I have no siblings, I have many cousins that were like my siblings growing up. I love the illustrations, they are so bright and colorful.

She discusses her friend Lessie, her Aunt Roberta, and her cousin from the South.

Impossible to read without smiling. Refresh and try again. This would be a great book to read to a younger group of students so they can start appreciating the little things in life early on.

Grades Grade Equivalent Level: Now, twenty-five years later, she and celebrated elooise To one young narrator, it’s the simple things that mean the most, like sharing laughter with a friend, taking family rides in the country, and kissing her mama’s arm.

Young children can read this poem and be inspired to write their own poem that is similar eloiise it. This is a beautiful and rhythmic poem about all the things a little girl loves in her life.

She tells what she doesn’t like also. Published January 1st by HarperCollins Publishers first published