I Want To Be A Pilot

Overview

The I Want to Be... series gives young children a realistic insight into the working day of adults. Easy-to-read captions and color photographs of women and men from different cultures help children understand what's involved in each occupation. Young readers learn to respect the importance of doing a job well and appreciate the contributions these workers make to our life and the world around us.

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Overview

The I Want to Be... series gives young children a realistic insight into the working day of adults. Easy-to-read captions and color photographs of women and men from different cultures help children understand what's involved in each occupation. Young readers learn to respect the importance of doing a job well and appreciate the contributions these workers make to our life and the world around us.

These books are perfect for reading alone or in group story times. They are certain to spark questions and encourage dialogue and prompt children to learn more about these occupations.

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Editorial Reviews

School Library Journal
K-Gr 2-These books introduce a limited number of concepts and terms associated with an occupation and are appropriate for beginning readers. The one or two sentences per page are supported by attractive full- and double-page color photographs of men and women at work, whether it be rounding up cows, putting out fires, or navigating a plane. The "I Can Be" series (Children's) is much better in terms of content, organization, and ethnic representation. Other alternatives include Dee Ready's Fire Fighters (Bridgestone, 1997), Susan Kuklin's Fighting Fires (Bradbury, 1993), and Patricia Lauber's Cowboys and Cattle Ranching (Crowell, 1973; o.p.). Not first purchases.-Megan McGuire, Lake View Elementary School, Madison, WI Copyright 2000 Cahners Business Information.|
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781552094341
  • Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited
  • Publication date: 9/1/1999
  • Series: I Want to Be Series
  • Edition description: Eighth Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 24
  • Sales rank: 640,325
  • Age range: 4 - 7 Years
  • Lexile: 540L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 8.25 (h) x 0.12 (d)

Meet the Author

Dan Liebman is a magazine writer and the author of many children's books. He is a specialist in plain language for both young and adult readers.

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