Firefighters in My Community
From the Series Meet a Community Helper (Early Bird Stories ™)
With upbeat text and playful illustrations, readers can follow along as a class meets a firefighter and learns what firefighters do. Comprehension questions, fun facts, and critical thinking questions keep readers engaged and introduce them to thinking about what they’re reading.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Early Bird Stories ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JNF024080, JNF051160, JNF011000|
|Dimensions||9 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.4|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||198477|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Gina Bellisario
Gina Bellisario is the author of fiction and nonfiction books for young readers (and the grown-ups who read to them). She lives with her husband and their twin young readers in Park Ridge, Illinois.
Illustrator: Ed Myer
Ed Myer grew up in an artistic household. He studied ceramics at university but always continued drawing pictures. In addition to illustration, Ed enjoys traveling and walking Ted, his dog. Ed lives in London.
Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!
Meet a Community Helper (Early Bird Stories ™)
Who are the helpers in your community? From librarians to construction workers, young readers will meet a variety of neighborhood heroes. Each book features critical thinking and recall questions, plus a fast facts section to encourage reader engagement. View available downloads →