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The Little Engine That Could Helps Out
     

The Little Engine That Could Helps Out

by Watty Piper, Cristina Cng
 
Young readers will soon be echoing the little blue engine's trademark "I think I can!" as they take their first steps on the road to independent reading with this reissue, featuring simple words, rebus pictures, and 24 skill-building flash cards.

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Young readers will soon be echoing the little blue engine's trademark "I think I can!" as they take their first steps on the road to independent reading with this reissue, featuring simple words, rebus pictures, and 24 skill-building flash cards.

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Children's Literature - Trina Heidt
The Little Engine is back to help with its positive attitude and encouraging phrase "I think I can, I think I can". This time the engine is helping the birthday clown learn to ride a bike. At the same time, beginning readers take their first steps toward reading independence with the aid of rebus pictures throughout the story. The Picture Reader books help children to gradually build their reading skills by using a combination of sight word recognition and flash card pictures. Though, this is not teaching phonetic reading skills, it is a step in the right direction in that it builds reader confidence and promotes independent reading. Originally published as The Little Engine that Could and the Birthday Bike. 1999 (orig.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780448419732
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
05/28/1999
Series:
Little Engine That Could Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
828,213
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
3 - 5 Years

Meet the Author

Watty Piper is the pseudonym of Arnold Munk, author behind the classic retelling of The Little Engine That Could and cofounder of Platt & Munk Publishers (now part of Grosset & Dunlap.) Munk’s retelling of the beloved children’s tale has sold millions of copies since its 1930 publication and inspired generations to believe they can.

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