Discover what it's like to grow up in Russia in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!
Zdravstvuyte! My name is Katia, and I'm a kid just like you living in Russia. Russia is a massive country, located in two continents"Europe and Asia. It's known for its cool cities bursting with history and culture, awesome wildlife, and diverse climates. Have you ever wondered what Russia is like? Come along with me to find out!
Each book in our Living in" series 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... series--sure 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.