Grades K - 2
Grade level Equivalent: 1.4
Lexile Measure®: 200L
Guided Reading: G
- Friends and Friendship
About This Book
When the Beasties have a race just for fun, a series of accidents may mean the winner is not the fastest one.
Meet the Beasties! This fun, colorful group of furry friends is quite busy in their hometown of Beastieville. Rhyming text, controlled vocabulary, and great picture-text correlation make this concept series perfect for beginning readers.
These beautiful hand-painted books include a word list and word-building activities about characters that young readers will love. Each book reinforces a specific skill such as identifying colors, reading maps, performing math, identifying shapes and sizes, learning about opposites, and much, much more.
• Each title focuses on a K-1 skill
• Rhyming text
• Clear linkage between text and photos
• Age-appropriate vocabulary
• Simple, short sentences
• Encourages independent reading
• Promotes character education
• Includes counting, rhyming, and thinking activities
• Beautiful hand-painted illustrations