Construction Workers in My Community
From the Series Meet a Community Helper (Early Bird Stories ™)
With charming text and colorful illustrations, readers can follow along as a class meets a construction worker and learns what construction workers do. Comprehension questions, fun facts, and critical thinking questions keep readers engaged and lead them about what they’re reading.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Genre||Fiction, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Early Bird Stories ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JUV036000, JUV006000, JUV023000|
|Dimensions||9 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||K|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.1|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||198475|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Bridget Heos
Bridget Heos is the author of 13 young adult nonfiction books and the Expecting Animal Babies picture books. Prior to being a children's book author, she wrote for several newspapers and magazines, including The Christian Science Monitor, The Kansas City Star, and Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Bridget lives in Kansas City with her husband and three sons.
Illustrator: Mike Moran
Mike Moran has created comical illustrations for Major League Baseball, the Grammys, Scholastic, Disney, and American Greetings. He lives in New Jersey.
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 →