Parrot in the Painting: Tails From History (Ready-to-Read Level 2)
Dip a toe, paw, or fin into history with this fact-tastic Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series all about pets and the people who owned them!
The legendary Mexican artist Frida Kahlo had many pets. Among them was a little parrot by the name of Bonito, the Spanish word for "beautiful." Frida painted her monkeys, her dogs, and her deer, but when would she be ready to paint Bonito? Discover the story of Bonito and Frida Kahlo in this fact-filled Level 2 Ready-to-Read.
- More complex stories
- Varied sentence structure
- Paragraphs and short chapters
This series has 5 levels to develop your young reader: Ready to Go (PK), Pre-Level 1 (PK-K), Level 1 (starting to read), Level 2 (reading independently), and Level 3 (reading proficiently). You might try out a couple at a child’s current level and add one a level up so they have something to work towards. They offer a nice mix of fictional stories and non-fiction titles. Practice makes perfect! ~Sara