Living In Italy (Ready-to-Read Level 2)
Are you one of the 15 million Americans with Italian heritage? Ever wonder what Italy is really like? Discover what it's like to be a kid growing up in Italy with this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!
Ciao! My name is Pia, and I'm a kid just like you living in Italy. Italy is a country filled with ancient ruins, beautiful beaches, and delicious food! Have you ever wondered what living in Italy is like? Come along with me to find out!
Each book is narrated by a kid growing up in their home country and is filled with fresh, modern illustrations as well as loads of history, geography, and cultural goodies that fit perfectly into Common Core standards. Join kids from all over the world on a globe-trotting adventure with the Living in seriessure to be a hit with children, parents, educators, and librarians alike!
Take a trip around the world without leaving the book nook! Each of these charming level 2 Ready to Read books is narrated by a child living in a foreign country. The child explains a typical school day along with traditional clothes, food, and hobbies. There is also a brief explanation of the geography and history of each country (Parents: some of the historical elements, while kid friendly, can feature hard-to-discuss topics like South Africa's history of apartheid). The fun, colorful graphics will keep your child interested as they sharpen their reading skills, and lots of phonetic pronunciation guides will help your young reader through non-English words. Approx. 30 pg, sc. - Laura
- More complex stories
- Varied sentence structure
- Paragraphs and short chapters
The Ready to Read series was designed to provide good books forearly readers. The levels denote the reading difficulty of the books.