Down, down, down. Step down below to see the world. A fantastical journey introduces young readers to subway travel. Five children pay the fare, pass through the gates, and zip through the tunnels of subway stations in ten cities around the globe. The trip around the world underscores how travel and cultural connections create community. Back matter includes information about the ten stations mentioned: Atlanta, Cairo, Chicago, London, Mexico City, Moscow, New York City, Stockholm, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C. This book is good for your brain because: Early childhood literacy, Multiculturalism, Transportation
Listen to the story! Read the story! Sing the Story! “A Pilot Flies Her Plane,” includes the Read-along version of the story followed by the same story sung in an adorable song. Explore planes, trains, boats and other exciting modes of transportation, but don’t forget that it’s fun and healthy to walk sometimes, too! Young readers will recognize patterns and learn new words in this delightfully-illustrated book. “A Pilot Flies Her Plane” is a great book to reinforce early literacy skills.
This book introduces readers to different methods of transportation in their communities. Whether one is taking a school bus or riding a horse, there are many different ways to get around. Readers will have opportunities to practice vocabulary terms related to transportation.