Wee-ooo! A fire truck speeds past! Learn about the emergencies fire trucks are used for, and what makes them so important. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, informative sidebars and captions, an activity, critical-thinking questions, sources for further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|BISACS||JNF057000, JNF051120, JNF051130|
|Dimensions||8 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||K|
|Features||Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- What Are Fire Trucks?
- What Are the Parts of a Fire Truck?
- Where Does the Driver Ride?
- Are There Different Kindsof Fire Trucks?
- Are Fire Trucks Important?
- Wonder More
- Hats Off to Firefighters
- Find Out More
Author: Cynthia Amoroso
Cynthia Amoroso holds undergraduate degrees in English and elementary education, and graduate degrees in curriculum and instruction as well as educational administration. Cynthia's past roles include teacher, assistant principal, district reading coordinator, director of curriculum and instruction, and curriculum consultant. She has extensive experience in reading, literacy, curriculum development, professional development, and continuous improvement processes. Cynthia enjoys reading, writing, gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
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