This set includes 6 copies of 10 fiction books (60 books total) and the Teacher's Guide on CD-ROM. Each beautifully illustrated and carefully leveled title features essential content in social studies (diverse cultures, families, and communities). Pair with nonfiction to create a balanced approach to beginning literacy in your classroom.
A young boy and his older sister help their mom think of ways to prepare their home for Grandma's visit.
Dad is a florist who delivers flowers all around town. Surprises await a teacher at school - and mom and daughter at the end of the day!
A young girl introduces readers to members of her family and tells what activities they do to have fun together.
A family heads into the forest for a picnic. They see flowers, squirrels, birds, rabbits, and - just as they're about to eat - ants!
Mr. Jay is having a very bad day! His faucet breaks, and his car won't start, so he calls a plumber and a mechanic for help.
A boy meets another boy whose family is moving in next door. The two boys and their parents go for a walk and see the school, library, park, and playground.
Tina loads her truck with produce and drives to the farmer's market every day. In this beginning reader, students will read how food travels from the farm to the market.
A girl and her dad take a trip on a train. On the way, they see beautiful, panoramic views of a river, a forest, some mountains, and a lake.
A boy lines up his toy bus, truck, fire engine, van, motorcycle, and car, then sends them racing one at a time down a ramp - until his kitten intervenes.
Tess and her librarian dad spend a day at the library, where Tess and her father both help people in parallel ways.