Being Safe around Water

Be Safe
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

This fun, colorful book describes basic rules for what to do and what not to do to be safe on or near the water.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2011
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2011-01-01
BISACS JNF024020, JNF024120, JNF024080
Dewey 797.2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8
Lexile 500
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 142289
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Suggested websites
Online Resources Boating Safety "Sidekicks"
Kids Health: Swimming
US Army Corps of Engineers: Water Safety for Kids
  • About the Author
  • Water Safety Rules to Remember
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More and Web Sites
Author: Susan Kesselring

Illustrator: Dan McGeehan

Dan McGeehan has been a freelance illustrator for fifteen years. During that time his art has appeared on many magazines, in many children's books, and under a lot of scrutiny all around the world. He currently lives in Oklahoma with his wife, their two daughters, and everybody's two cats.

Illustrator: David Moore


A noteworthy review of Be Safe from Children's Bookwatch on February 1, 2011

‘Being Safe Around Water’ is book one of a series for elementary to middle school age children teaching safety practices in all sorts of water settings. Humorous illustrations and a friendly helper named Buzz Bee Safe help kids focus on tips and safety information. Included… View →

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