Frances doesn't think her little sister can be her friend, but after being left out of her best friend Albert's no-girls baseball game, Frances finds that sisters can indeed be friends — even best friends. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, this favorite story about friendship is now reillustrated in full color.
Best Friends for Frances is a classic that is great for generating conversations around friendship. Students love filling their baskets with the foods, as well as trying to identify the initial sounds. In this lesson,students will "identify the initial ... sounds of a word." -- Massachusetts English/Language Arts Curriculum Framework