Delightful illustrations and descriptive language bring this story of a first train ride to life.
Every summer morning, Ellie and her Nonna go to the beach. They swim and build sandcastles, and while Nonna reads, Ellie watches the other children play. One day Ellie builds up the courage to approach an older girl playing on her own in a beached rowboat. Piper has a gift, an imagination so great that she whisks Ellie off on grand adventures, going high in the air, deep below the ocean and everywhere in between in their little blue boat, their magic boat. When Piper has to leave, Ellie discovers she has her own vivid imagination.
There are some good reasons to learn to be patient. Simple text will help readers build fluency.
When Squirrel's car gets stuck, he turns to friends for help. Will he ever get out of the muck?
Peacock wants his very own job on the farm. Will he find the perfect job?
The whole family pitches in when Nick, the youngest, wants to catch a fish on his own.
The best crown makers offer a variety of new designs. Which will the King like best?
Grandma and Grandpa have different plans for their garden plot.
Readers will enjoy inferring who's really having fun on a trip to the amusement park.
Crow does not want to share his tree, until an unexpected visitor shows him what he's been missing.
Zamboni's curiosity gets the best of him and he finds himself in the middle of a hockey game!
Billy unknowingly carries his guinea pig, Zamboni, to school in his backpack. Zamboni's escape and the commotion he causes are humorously described as he scurries his way through the school cafeteria.
Students will be able to relate to the main character's predicament.
Muffin is missing! As Matt searches for her, readers will spot hints about the playful cat in the background.
Illustrations of puppy Sammy alongside full-grown Sammy will help readers identify and understand opposites.
Readers will love the fun rhymes and illustrations depicting a child's morning routine.
A boy comes to appreciate the special companion in his room.
Celebrate the excitement around this family holiday.
The kids have whipped up a little surprise for Mom. Repetitive text will help readers build fluency
Repetitive text and rich illustrations will help readers build fluency and recognize action words as they take a trip around the zoo.
A day at the mall can be fun, and it can also be tiring! Repetitive text will help readers build fluency.
Readers learn the value of a quarter - and the benefit of earning money - in this endearing informational story.
It's Princess Pearl's birthday, but something is wrong. What could it be?
Possum thinks he's happy, but his friends aren't sure. Readers will enjoy the efforts they make to cheer Possum up, and using picture clues to determine who's right.
Not everyone is happy with the menu when friends work together to plan dinner.