Community Helpers
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Early on, kids are taught the importance of taking care of their teeth. Dentists play a pivotal role in helping children maintain good hygiene, as well as protecting their pearly whites for years to come. Engaging pictures and easy-to-read text introduce children to the world of dentistry and help them see their own dentists in a new light! Additional features include a table of contents, informational captions and sidebars, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, a Think-About-It section, and an introduction to the author.

Wonder Books
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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Beginning Readers, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2023
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Wonder Books
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2022-08-01
BISACS JNF038000, JNF000000, JNF011000
Dewey 617.6
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 590
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 4.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 517436
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Hello! My Name Is Jasmine
  • I Could Be a Dentist!
  • Learn About This Neighborhood Helper!
  • Who Can Become a Dentist?
  • Meet a Dentist!
  • Where Can I Learn to Be a Dentist?
  • What Does a Dentist Need to Do the Job?
  • Where Does a Dentist Work?
  • Who Works with Dentists?
  • When Did People Start Using Dental Floss?
  • I Want to Be a Dentist!
  • Why Dont You Try Being a Dentist?
  • Glossary
  • Think About It
  • Find Out More
  • Index
Author: Cecilia Minden

Cecilia Minden, PhD, is the former director of the Language and Literacy Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is now a reading consultant for school and library publications. She earned her PhD in reading education from the University of Virginia. Cecilia and her husband Dave Cupp live outside Chapel Hill, North Carolina. They enjoy sharing their love of reading with their grandchildren, Chelsea and Qadir.

Author: Linda M. Armantrout

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