are you refering to the list of bird/fish names for visul puns?
I posted them - if you would like them just email me off list at
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From: "leah from work" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
Sent: Tuesday, August 29, 2006 3:16 PM
Subject: [teacherartexchange] Ice-cream cone coot
> There is a list on the web site of different named birds and fish. I
> forget who posted it, but last year after my mom died and I started the
> year with minimal planning, one of the very kind people who sent me warm
> up ideas sent me the list.
> I was just digging through a box of donated books, and found a book called
> THE ICE-CREAM CONE COOT, and Other Rare Birds. By Arnold Lobel
> (ISBN:0-8193-0443-3) (copyright 1971)
> It is wonderful - many many variations of well drawn birds with very wild
> names: pencilkeet parrot, cupadee, shuttercluck, soupladle lark...
> Maybe you knew about the book already - but if not I thought I would pass
> it along.I try to use books to introduce my elementary art lessons
> whenever I can - I hadn't used the birds (or fish) with primary grades -
> but I am so thrilled to find this book
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