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Books at Guided Reading Level A

  • Bees Like Flowers

    Rebecca Bielawski

    Paperback (Rebecca Bielawski, Nov. 14, 2014)
    Book 2 in the MUMMY NATURE series of children's books.Watch our happy, helpful friend the Honey Bee, always so busy and buzzy and find out why bees and flowers are such good friends. Illustrations using vivid colours include many real flower species which children may recognise from their garden or have seen growing in the wild, 3 of them are named at the end of the book too. The narrator shows us what these fascinating bugs have been getting up to in her garden.What we can learn: Simple ideas about the life of a bee Bees are insects Some common flowers: Daisy, Poppy, Sunflowernew words: Insect, Pollen, Nectar, Hive, Honeycomb, BlossomsPAGES: 26 WORDS: 262 LEVEL: Preschool to 6yrsOther books in the series: Meet Bacteria! Travelling Seeds MUMMY NATURE series - nurturing children's curiosityEach book in the series is one mini nature lesson wrapped up in colour and rhyme. These books are intended for very young children including toddlers and will give them just a glimpse into some of the wonders of the natural world. Illustrated for maximum vibrancy and visual impact, using rhyme to engage young minds and encourage participation. Read the rhymes to your children and soon they will be reading them to you!The narrator is a small child and keen observer who tells us in short rhyming phrases everything she thinks we should know, and all about the magical things she sees around her. Sometimes she is camouflaged in the long grass and other times she has to climb a tree to get a better look.
  • I See, I See.:

    Robert Henderson

    Hardcover (Chronicle Books, Nov. 5, 2019)
    A book for one. A book for two. A book for different points of view.This clever and colorful picture book of opposites will change the way you see things, literally. Turn the book upside down and your perspective alters: Left becomes right; high becomes low; empty becomes full! Great as a rhyming read-aloud, and even better with a friend, this book of two points of view begs to be shared and will immerse booklovers of all ages in a unique reading experience.• Strikingly designed, colorfully illustrated, and playfully written• Features a playful exploration of shapes and opposites will thrill parents and teachers• Read-aloud book with friendly rhyming text and gentle optical illusionsThis playful exploration of shapes and opposites will thrill parents and teachers, and offers young readers-alone or readers-aloud a friendly rhyming text and gentle optical illusions to invite them to look and look again.This book is perfect for:• Parents• Librarians• Lovers of beautiful picture books
  • Opposite Surprise

    Agnese Baruzzi

    Board book (mineditionUS, April 1, 2017)
    Everyone knows the sun is hot. But open the flaps in this book and you may find a chilly surprise instead! Each spread of this cleverly designed board book reveals a surprising opposite that makes for a truly original way for toddlers to learn about words and concepts. Whether it be hot or cold, clean or dirty, slow or fast, this book has you covered—at least until you open the flaps.
  • I Can Draw People

    Toby Reynolds, Grace Sanford

    Library Binding (Windmill Books, Jan. 15, 2019)
    Even the most practiced artists often have difficulty capturing other people on paper. Drawing humans can be hard, but it doesn't have to be. With the help of this enlightening book, aspiring artists of all ages can learn simple and effective techniques for drawing people. Vibrant illustrations correlate closely with the simple, easy-to-follow instructions, making it easy for readers to follow along and create their own unique masterpieces. Readers and artists of many skill levels are sure to love this innovative guide.
  • Buck Denver's Bible Coloring Book: Old Testament Stories

    Jelly Telly Press

    Paperback (JellyTelly Press, Jan. 8, 2019)
    Color your way through well-known Old Testament Bible stories and bring God's Word to life at the kitchen table!This coloring book contains Bible stories and scripture on every page to enhance your child's coloring adventure through God's story. Featuring beloved characters from the bestselling video series Buck Denver Asks...What's in the Bible?, this collection is sure to bring hours of fun and connection for your family.
  • Printing Practice for Beginners, Grades K - 1

    Carson-Dellosa Publishing

    Paperback (Carson Dellosa Education, Jan. 4, 2010)
    Build essential skills while having fun with Home Workbooks! Now updated with fun, colorful pages and engaging art, each book measures 7" x 9.25" and is filled with 64 pages of age-appropriate activities, puzzles, and games. These teacher-approved books are perfect for home, school, summer breaks, and road trips! Skills covered include uppercase and lowercase letter formation, fine motor, and more! An incentive chart and 140 full-color stickers are also included to help parents or teachers track student progress. Home Workbooks are available for prekindergarten through grade 3 students, and feature titles in a wide variety of skill areas to suit any need.
  • Draw the Line

    Kathryn Otoshi

    Hardcover (Roaring Brook Press, Oct. 10, 2017)
    Draw the Line is a powerful picture book about forgiveness from Kathryn Otoshi, author of the bestselling book One.When two boys draw their own lines and realize they can connect them together―magic happens! But a misstep causes their lines to get crossed.Push! Pull! Tug! Yank!Soon their line unravels into an angry tug-of-war.With a growing rift between them, will the boys ever find a way to come together again?Acclaimed author/illustrator Kathryn Otoshi uses black and white illustrations with thoughtful splashes of color to create a powerful, multi-layered statement about friendship, boundaries, and healing after conflict.A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2017
  • Wish and Win: The Sound of W

    Alice K. Flanagan

    Library Binding (Childs World Inc, Aug. 1, 2016)
    Simple text and repetition of the letter 'w' help readers learn how to use this sound. Additional features to aid comprehension include a word list for review, a note to parents and educators, and an introduction to the author.
  • Count 123

    Tiger Tales

    Board book (Tiger Tales., Sept. 3, 2013)
    An introduction to numbers and number names features large, grooved numbers and directional arrows to finger-trace. Flaps to lift on each page are included for additional counting practice.
  • Pray & Play Bible for Young Children

    Group Publishing

    Hardcover (Group Publishing, June 1, 1997)
    This Bible story and activity book is certain to become a classic! 14 favorite Bible stories are beautifully bound in a large 9x12 hardcover complete with four-color artwork throughout.Bible stories spring to life with beautiful...easy, child-friendly language...and fun play that helps children enjoy and remember. Pray & Play Bible for Young Children is perfect for parents, grandparents, Sunday school teachers, and others who want children God's Word! The child-friendly language makes it perfect for your church nursery and preschool classes. Children will experience and remember each important Bible story!BONUS: With each story you get 3 full pages of faith-building activities! Simple songs Quick crafts Scrumptious snack ideas Games Service projects kids can do And meaningful prayers—Your children will love them all!Watch your Children Fall in Love With God's Word!
  • Quinn's Socks

    Melita Cyril, Carole Chevalier

    Paperback (Q for Quinn, Nov. 28, 2017)
    Using catchy rhymes, this book tells the story of a little boy and his affection for socks. He has beautifully patterned, colourful socks for different seasons of the year and the various sports he plays. Featuring characters from different ethnic backgrounds and global sports, this is a story that transcends geographical boundaries. Quinn's Socks is ideal for beginner readers and curious toddlers. Read more at
  • Learning

    Max and Sid

    Board book (little bee books, July 5, 2016)
    A What Can You Spot? board book for the younger set—a series that allows little ones to identify different creatures and objects in their world.Children will love identifying the different vehicles and animals on the bright and colorful pages of this adorable board book as children learn a range of first concepts, from opposites and colors to animal names and shapes. The rounded corners and thick pages make this book perfect for tiny hands.