Road Signs

Jo Ann Early Macken (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533115

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Description

Describes common road signs you might see around town and tells what they mean. Includes visual literacy activity.

Reading Level
Lexile
190L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
G
ATOS
1.7
DRA
12
Categories
Genre
People & Places Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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