All about Grocery Store Workers
From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers
Come along with favorite Sesame Street characters in celebrating grocery store workers. From helping guests find what they need to putting things on shelves, grocery store workers are important community helpers.
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Sesame Street ®|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
“This book, part of the “Sesame Street Loves Community Helpers” series, focuses on grocery store workers. It highlights how grocery store workers are helpful and why we should appreciate them as community helpers. Their varied roles are presented, including getting carts, decorating cakes, and helping shoppers find things in the store. Readers can make inferences about how they benefit from and can help grocery store workers. The photos in the text are dynamic and diverse, showing people including a father and daughter, older people, younger people, and even an abuela. In each of the books in this series, the well-known furry friends help young readers understand the contributions of many of the community helpers they might see in their own neighborhood. The Sesame Street characters are included throughout. At the end of the book is a thank you note which encourages a follow-up for the reader of the text. Includes several elements of informational texts, including a table of contents, a glossary, an index, and a read more section with additional books connected to this topic. The glossary is user-friendly and includes pictures to help readers make meaning of the terms. A good selection for elementary units on community helpers, employment, or communities. Reviewer Rating: 5" –Children’s Literature
School Library Journal
“These books cover basic information like the daily duties associated with each job and how workers in each field are connected to their community. . . . This series will appeal to beginning readers and is an ideal purchase for public library collections.”—School Library Journal
Author: Susan B. Katz
Susan B. Katz is an award-winning, bestselling, Spanish bilingual author/illustrator. She has over a dozen published titles, including The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Meditation Station. She is based in California.