Captain of the Fitness Club!
Exercise for Health
From the Series Health Smarts (Early Bird Stories ™)
How will Natalie and her team prepare for the big race on Field Day? This charming, illustrated story about exercising helps young readers learn to read and get excited about physical activity!
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Early Bird Stories ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JUV032000, JUV015010, JUV051000|
|Dimensions||9 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.1|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Note to educators, 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: Renée Kurilla
Renee Kurilla is an illustrator, dabbling author, and Lead Artist at FableVision Studios. She got her start in animation working as a character designer on the Discovery Kids TV adaptation of Time Warp Trio. She has since illustrated many books for kids including Margarita Engle's Tree Dancers: Orangutanka (2015) and Stuart J. Murphy's I See I Learn (4 titles, 2010). Her work at FableVision has contributed to multiple honors, including the graphic novel Zebrafish (2008), a Junior Library Guild selection, and the Ranger Rick's Tree House App for the National Wildlife Federation, which won a 2013 Parents' Choice Award. Renée lives just outside Boston, MA with her husband and fluffy cat, her primary sketchbook inspiration.
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Health Smarts (Early Bird Stories ™)
What are your healthy habits? From personal hygiene to stress management, young readers will learn about a variety of ways to stay healthy with the help of diverse characters. These appealing stories feature critical-thinking and comprehension questions to encourage reader engagement. View available downloads →