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by Judy Oetting Illustrated by Tad Herr

Germs are everywhere! See the many places where they hide and learn how to avoid getting sick from them.

Product Information

Rookie Reader titles features full-color, often hilarious illustrations and engaging stories that always involve a young child figuring out concepts or solving problems on his or her own. The "First Science: Me and My World" subset focuses on a child's understanding of the earth and their role in caring for it as well as themselves to ensure that they — as well as their environment — grow to be healthy and strong. This title features words ending with the same sound (seat, feet).

Series Features

  • Skill-specific series promotes independent reading
  • Familiar ideas, objects, actions, and vocabulary encourage language development
  • Simple, short sentences and frequent word repetition support reading readiness
  • "New word" lists help build reading vocabularies
  • One to four lines of text per spread
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Children’s Press (CT)
Book Type
Beginning Reader Book
Number of Pages

About the Author and Illustrator

Judy Oetting
Tad Herr

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