Shapes Where We Play

Written and photographed by Ellen B. Senisi

Paperback: $6.50

Six Pack: $32.50

Shapes are everywhere, even where we play. In this colorfully photographed book, two children find all of the basic shapes in the equipment on their playground.

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Teach about design, building, and architecture with Shapes Where We Play.

About the Creators

Thumb_thumb Ellen B. Senisi - Author, Illustrator

is the photographer and author of several award-winning photo-essays for children. Specializing in candid photography, her work also appears regularly in educational publications, textbooks, and professional journals. Ellen’s ideas for stories come from listening to children and following them around with her camera, as she did for Bebop Books’ Shapes Where We Play and Counting Pumpkins. For Steel Drumming at the Apollo, chronicling the experiences of the Hamilton Hill Steel Drum Band was especially gratifying for Senisi since her son Steven is one of the band members. Senisi lives in Schenectady, New York. Her Web site is

About This Title


Paperback: 9781584303428

Six Pack: 9781584303411

Guided Reading:


Interest Level:

Grades K - K

Reading Level:

Grades K - K


Comparing/Classifying/Measuring, Photographic Illustrations, Nonfiction, Five Senses / Body Parts, Counting Money/Everyday Math, Classroom Activities, Similarities and Differences, Multiethnic interest, Games/Toys, Friendship, Environment/Nature, Childhood Experiences and Memories, African/African American Interest, Beginning Concepts, Exploring Ecosystems, Informational Text

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