Counting Down Jazzy
Counting Down Jazzy is a children’s book of counting backwards. The story is about a floppy eared, lovable, brown and white dog, who sneaks cupcakes, hot-dogs, flowers, and other items in a rhyming countdown to one. Each page is beautifully photographed to capture Jazzy in many funny situations. Teachers can use this book to teach counting to ten, recognizing digits and number words from one to ten, counting backwards, and subtraction. Activity ideas can be found on the lower right of the page.
Growing Up Jazzy
Growing Up Jazzy is a children’s book about Jazzy’s first year. We go through each month and see how she grows. Beautiful photos and sing song text tell her exciting story. Great for teaching months of the year.
It is written in stanzas as below.
I am working on my new book, "Little Red Jazzyhood", a parody of Little Red Riding Hood, but in which the wolf is just a dog named Wolf. Wolf is a bully and in the end goodness will win out.
Here are some photos from the creating of the book.
|Evie in the woods, looking at everything but the camera.|
|Grandma had to be coerced into staying in the bed. Treats were plenty for this shot.|
|It doesn't help the shot when the photographer (me) breaks the prop.|
|I wanted Evie to jump towards the chest. After several tries, and moving the treats around, we did it.|
|My wonderful neighbor let me use her porch for the last scene of the book. Here are the pups taking a break with my neighbor's daughters.|
|Jazzy doesn't like holding anything in her mouth except sticks. The bone was no exception. All she wanted to do was drop it and eat it.|
|Same as above. I was trying to get a picture of her walking with the bone. Eventually, patience and persistence paid off. You'll have to get the book when it's out to see the final version.|
I was just looking through some photos that I took during the process of making the Jazzy books. These did not make the book, but they sure ...
It's almost done, my new book. It's a spoof from Little Red Riding Hood. The story depicts a dog named Wolf as a bully who tries to...
When I first started the alphabet book I took a photo of Jazzy and the cat. Tilly was looking rather evil in the picture. I have tried seve...