Tex and Indi have a fight but learn a few valuable lessons as they work things out together.
Everyone is too busy to listen to Teddy--except his baby brother.
Tex and Indi put on a 'going on vacation' play for their dad for Father's Day.
Eddie helps Mom by watching little sister Jenny while Mom does the laundry.
Dad takes Maria fishing for the first time.
Dad and José plant a pattern of colored flowers in the garden and then water them.
A family and their dog have a family picnic.
It's raining outside so Andy and his friends play dress-up to act like monsters and dinosaurs.
Tina and Grandma take a walk in the snow and try to guess which prints belong to which animal.
Flora and Grandpa go to the fair. They have an exciting day eating ice-cream petting the animals and going on the rides.
A preschool girl helps her older brother create a May Basket for their Grandma.
A kid and her dad wash the car so that it looks clean, but they're soaked right through.
When the twins help out at the family store, Indi has an accident while bagging a customer's groceries. Everyone helps clean-up the mess and Indi is helped to see that she can learn from her mistake.
Indi gets upset when Tex runs through the pile of leaves she's raked. As the anger escalates and they start pushing one another, Dad steps in to help. Everyone takes a deep breath, and the twins talk to one another and the conflict is resolved.
A child enjoys a snowy day with his mom.
Jonathan makes Grandma thank-you cards.
This short verse comforts Baby Bunny during a thunderstorm. She waits with her big brother, Little Bunny, until the rain passes and the sun comes out again.
Little Bunny thinks it might be better to be the younger child in the family. Baby Bunny can get away with things that Little Bunny can't. But when bedtime rolls around, and Little Bunny can stay up later, he realizes that there are advantages to being the big brother.
A son and his father are taking a trip by plane to visit Grandma. The boy is intrigued by the view from the window. Everything looks so small from the plane. When he gets to the ground, he realizes that the planes up in the sky, that look so big on the ground, look small up in the sky.
A mother and child talk about what they see out their kitchen window. Mom sees something that needs to be rescued and the two play "I spy." When the daughter sees that it's a chick that needs to be kept safe, she carefully takes it back to the barn.
The twins sprout bean seeds in their kindergarten classroom. After planting their seeds in pots, seedlings appeared, just in time to take them home for a special Mother's Day gift.
Annie figures out a way to comfort her little brother when he's feeling homesick on his first day of school.
Grandma Hen and Chicka Chick plant vegetable seeds in their garden. Chicka Chick can't locate the hose. April showers come just in time.
Chica-Chick and Grandma Hen use strawberries from their garden to make lots of jam. Chica-Chick suggests giving the jam as gifts to all their friends and the local community helpers. She's disappointed when she discovers they have given away all the jam. But she is delighted when Grandma Hen presents her with the biggest jar of all - a present for her.
Learn different ways to help out at home. The book utilizes social emotional based text to get children comfortable with reading and uses the Whole Language approach to literacy, a combination of sight words and repetition builds recognition and confidence. Bold, colorful photographs correlate directly to text to help guide readers through the book.