Spring 2023

Top Pup & Bad Rat

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

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Kindergarten

Top Pup is helping everyone. What happens when Top Pup can’t help? Bad Rat runs after taking a bag of buns. Who can get the rat? Bright illustrations and silly stories engage emerging readers.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Kindergarten
Copyright 2023
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Early Bird Stories ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2023-01-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV043000, JUV009080, JUV002000
Dewey 428.6/2
Dimensions 6.25 x 8.25
Lexile 190
Guided Reading Level D
Features Teaching Guides and eSource

Author: Katie Dale

Katie Dale is an award-winning author. She was chosen as a winner of the SCBWI Undiscovered Voices competition, which launched her writing career. She has written early readers for several early reader programs.

Illustrator: Giusi Capizzi

Giusi Capizzi uses bold designs and playful images to engage and entertain the youngest readers. She is a skilled digital artist who draws on her fine arts education in Italy to create irresistible illustrations.

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 — Red (Early Bird Stories ™)

Emergent readers will delight in these silly, simple, and carefully leveled stories, featuring guided reading levels C-D. With two tales in each book and charming illustrations, readers will have fun while developing reading skills. View available downloads →