His books have been featured on the IRA Children’s Choice list, Reading Rainbow, and CBS This Morning. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. (That and the L-Y song...). Within the swamp, he encounters several surprises. To see what your friends thought of this book. I like this book because the boy doesn't get eaten, and instead his shoe comes off instead of him going into the alligator's mouth. on February 27, 2015, While on his way to buy new socks to replace those he has been wearing for three months, a boy runs into a hungry alligator and finds that his old socks come in handy. Cute story! Throw in mistaken identity and a pair of stinky socks, and you have all the fun and surprise of the fabulous new picture book Suddenly Alligator. A young boy meets a hungry alligator. It is great when something can be fun and you can learn from it. Born and raised in Utah, Walton is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Mormon Church. Text highlights adverbs, There are no reviews yet. Later, at Brigham Young University, he became president of the Brazil Club. Clever story that illustrates the use of interesting adverbs in context. A great addition to Walton's line of language arts picture bo. We’d love your help. The children in my class really enjoyed Suddenly Alligator. Born and raised in Utah, Walton is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Mormon Church. He served as a missionary to Brazil from 1976 to 1978, soon after he graduated from high school. We read it a second time and this time every time they heard an adjective, they repeated it in a choral response. A super cute book and a super cute way to learn about adverbs. See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive. This is a silly book about adverbs. More than 150,000 copies sold! 14 day loan required to access EPUB and PDF files. The storyline is cute, pictures are silly, but I just could not see how it would do anything except confuse kids when trying to teach them adverbs. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Welcome back. He served as a missionary to Brazil from 1976 to 1978, soon after he graduated from high school. I really wanted to like this one. Alligators All Around book. I would use this book to teach adverbs in my classroom. Uploaded by By Jim Bradshaw, Rick Walton. This is a good book for teaching children about adverbs. Be the first to ask a question about Suddenly Alligator. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published When a boy decides to go to town to buy new socks, he runs into many surprises. I would definitely keep this in class library and use it as a read aloud book. The children in my class really enjoyed Suddenly Alligator. After three months of wearing the same old pair of stinky socks, a young boy decides it’s time for a new pair. 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