Cat gives his friends rides in his cart, but they won’t all fit; with bold images and simple text for beginner readers.
Cat is giving free rides in his brand-new cart. After Bird, Mole, Turtle and Snake climb aboard, the cart is almost full. What will happen when one more friend wants to join in the fun? Bold illustrations and simple text enable new readers to develop their vocabulary, as well as encouraging the recognition and understanding of word structure through phonics. Printed as a board book, the story is nicely designed for children and readers of all ages.
This short rhyming picture book is perfect for the youngest readers. It features large type and easy words, paired with sweet and simple illustrations that will help beginning readers decode the story.
- Short easy-to-read sentences.
- A simple story of friendship, sharing, and problem-solving.
- Bold, colorful illustrations with appealing characters
Rebecca Purcell is a children’s book author and illustrator from Portland, United States. She studied art history in college before launching her career as an artist. Prints of her cute illustrations can be found in nurseries and playrooms around the world. Rebecca likes drawing with pencils, hiking through alpine meadows, and drinking large quantities of tea. She lives in an old brick house with her husband, two sons, a stubborn dog, and a nearly perfect cat.
Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Levels
Guided Reading Level: E
Grade Level Equivalent: 1
Board book, Cat series, Story elements: setting, plot and character development: Cat and Friends, strong illustration support, ask and answer questions, speech bubbles, rhythm and rhyme, repeated lines, sight word vocabulary. Comprehension strategies: re-tell story, identify sequence of events, cause and effect relationships and problem and solution. Themes: friendship, teamwork.
Interest Age: 1 to 3 years
Reading Age: 5 to 6 years
RRP: USD $7.95 / GBP £6.99 / AUD $$9.99
Format: Board Book
Page Count: 24 pages
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Cats
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
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