Celebrating Louisiana (Green Light Readers Level 3)
Join Mr. Geo on his whirlwind tour ofLouisianain thisLevel 3 Green Light Reader.Like the other books in the50 States to Celebrateseries,Celebrating Louisianacombines travel andsocial studies in a way that's entertaining and educational.The actionstarts at the Mardi Gras festival in New Orleans and continues withtours of the French Quarter,the bayou, Cajun Country, and much more.Plenty of picture and context clues keep eager youngreaders moving along with ease and fluency.
These beautifully-illustrated readers give lots of fun facts and information about each state. Young readers will enjoy the pictures as well as the fact that they are now reading these on their own. 36 pgs, sc, by Marion Dane Bauer. - Laura
This series is specifically geared towards young beginning readers. By using simple words, rhymes, and rhythms, these high interest storylines encourage students to not only pick up the books and read, but also to finish the stories on their own. Additionally, each book is filled with lots of colorful illustrations that really help engage the reader and bring the story to life. This is a good, inexpensive series to develop and reinforce your child's reading skills. Pb. -Enh