Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 4 to 6
- Grade: p to 1
Buzz! Buzz! Join Daniel as he visits a bee farm in this title in the This is Daniel Cook series. Learn about different kinds of bees, how they make honey and how a beekeeper gets the honey from the hive. Lucky Daniel also gets a taste test. Yum! Charmed by his boundless enthusiasm, children will be eager to join Daniel and learn about the world from a kid's perspective. Each book closes with an activity that encourages young readers to create along with Daniel. Kids will be eager to join in the adventures of a little boy who gets to do so many different things. If Daniel can do it, so can they!
About the authors
Sharon Jennings is an award-winning author of many books for young people, including C'mere, Boy! and Bearcub and Mama, a finalist for the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. Sharon lives in Toronto.
Fans will hope for much more from this endearing fellow
[P]hotographs and simple text...do a more than adequate job of taking young readers into Daniel's world, a world that isn't terribly dissimilar to their own, perhaps just a well-explained and better documented one ... Informative and interesting visual and written descriptions will intrigue readers.
Globe & Mail
This is Daniel Cook Making Honey (This is Daniel Cook)Join Daniel Cook as he visits a bee farm. Find out about different kinds of bees, how they make honey and how a beekeeper gets the honey from the hive. Kids also learn how to make beeswax candles. Contains photographs.
Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2008.