Grades K - 2
Grade level Equivalent: 4.2
Lexile® Measure: AD800L
Guided Reading: P
- General Fiction
- Social Studies
- Geography and Map Skills
About This Book"I can pop a wheelie, I can touch the sky, "
"I can pedal backwards, I can really fly!"""
Sally Jean was born to ride. And her bicycle, Flash, is just about
her best friend. But one day something terrible - and wonderful
- happens. Sally Jean grows. Suddenly she finds herself too big
for Flash. What's a Bicycle Queen to do? Finally, by collecting
old bicycle parts to make a new bike - and giving Flash to a
young friend who longs for a bigger bike of his own - she rides
With exuberant art that's just the right match for Sally Jean's
newfound freedom, this joyous text celebrates growing up,
learning new skills, and giving back to the community.