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Early Literacy

Early literacy is what children know about communication, language—verbal and non-verbal—reading and writing before they can actually read and write.

Picture Book About Things That Go

Boat Book by Gail Gibbons
Introduces many kinds of boats and ships, including rowboats, canoes, sailboats, speedboats, cruise ships, submarines, tugboats and tankers.

Cool Cars by Tony Mitton
Rhyming text and illustrations describe different kinds of cars, including fast cars, police cars, taxis and convertibles.

Fire Trucks by Kate Riggs
A kindergarten-level introduction to fire trucks, covering their firefighters, equipment, role in rescuing and such defining features as their ladders.

Get to Work Trucks! by Don Carter
Shows a typical day for a group of working trucks: a loader, a dump truck, a digger, a bulldozer, a cement mixer, a tow truck, a crane and a roller.

Mega Machines: Learn about Things That Go! by Jeff Ashworth
No job is too big, no pup too small―especially with the help of these amazing machines! Dive into this fact-filled book packed with care, boats, planes and the pups of PAW Patrol.

Supertruck by Stephen Savage
When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day.


February 2020

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