We Need Police Officers

We Need Police Officers

by Lola M. Schaefer
     
 

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Simple text and photographs present police officers and their role in the community including keeping people safe, helping lost or hurt people, and arresting people who break laws.See more details below

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Simple text and photographs present police officers and their role in the community including keeping people safe, helping lost or hurt people, and arresting people who break laws.

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Children's Literature - Children's Literature
This very simple format book (50 to 60 words) introduces beginning readers to people in the community and explains their roles. A full color photograph accompanies the straightforward statement on the right-hand page. In this book kids learn where police personnel work and a little about the type of work they do. The photographs of policemen and policewomen directing traffic, working with dogs, and helping lost kids contain as much, if not more, information than the text. There is a table of contents, advice to parents and teachers, glossary (definitions are written at a higher level than the text), bibliography that includes at least three references and a similar number of Internet sites, and index/word list. This title in the "Helpers in Our Community" series has the look and feel of a regular reference book and is designed for emergent readers. 2000, Pebble Books, Ages 4 to 6, $13.25. Reviewer: Marilyn Courtot

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736848312
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Series:
Helpers in Our Community Series
Pages:
24
Sales rank:
592,084
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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