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Clean-Up Time

Toddler Tools® Series


Toddlers will look forward to clean-up time with this simple rhyming book that encourages them to chant along as they tidy up. Young children learn to work together to put items in their place, make a neater space, keep a smile on their face—and make room for more fun. Delightful illustrations enhance the text.

An award-winning author-illustrator team offers a fresh look at the times and transitions all toddlers face daily, giving young children the tools to handle routines with confidence and cooperation.


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ISBN: 978-1-57542-298-5
Interest Level: Toddlers
Illustrated: color illust.
Trim Size: 7" x 7"
Page Count: 24
Praise for Clean-Up Time
Clean-Up Time breaks down a routine activity as something necessary that ‘can be quick and fun. Let’s work together, everyone.’ This cheerful book could act as a positive introduction to an unpopular task . . . The pictures are upbeat and expressive.”—School Library Journal

Praise for the series
“There is no such thing as a quick fix. However, if you’re beleaguered by the baby battles, these books could serve as a life preserver.”—The Post & Courier

“Elizabeth Verdick gives caregivers practical, positive tools for building and maintaining the positive care environment that toddlers need.”—Dr. Dan Gartrell, Ed.D., director of Child Development Training Program, Bemidji State University, “Guidance Matters” columnist in Young Children, the journal of NAEYC
  • Creative Child Preferred Choice Award

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