Fall 2019

Pirates Don't Drive Diggers

From the Series Early Bird Readers — Orange (Early Bird Stories ™)

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Digger-mad Brad is not cut out for a pirate’s life. Instead he dreams of life on a construction site. When the Salty Dog sets sail, can he prove to Captain Jack that pirates do drive diggers after all? This charmingly illustrated story about Brad and his pirate family helps young children learn to read with carefully leveled text.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-54154-221-1
$27.99 $20.99
978-1-54157-414-4
$7.99 $7.99
978-1-54156-169-4
$42.65 $31.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Early Bird Stories ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-08-01
BISACS JUV001020, JUV041000, JUV043000
Dewey 428.6/2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 8.25
Lexile 450
Guided Reading Level I
Features Teaching Guides and eSource

Illustrator: Duncan Beedie

Author: Alex English

Alex English grew up near Winchester, UK. She studied math at university but after a career as an actuary she retrained as a journalist and her love of writing grew!

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!

Early Bird Readers — Orange (Early Bird Stories ™)

Engaging, leveled text at guided reading levels H-J help build literacy skills. From animals who learn about playing well with others to pirates who just want to drive diggers, these whimsical stories are sure to entertain. View available downloads →