In the Ocean (National Geographic Reader Level 1/Co-reader)
Dive into the waves and under the sea to meet the unique, amazing, and totally weird creatures that call the ocean home!
Whales, dolphins, sea turtles, and fish galore--you'll encounter all these incredible creatures and more in this early reader, designed for parents and children to read together.
National Geographic Kids Readers have been a hit in the competitive beginning reader category, and this book builds upon that success with a new approach--parents and children reading together. With the same combination of careful text, brilliant photographs, and fun approach to high-interest subjects that has proved to be a winning formula with kids, National Geographic Co-Readers provide one page of adult-read-aloud and one page of kid-read-aloud text on each spread, building toward a collaborative reading experience. Inside you'll find expert-vetted text, stunning images, and activities that help kids understand the concepts and vocabulary words in each book.
The source of fascinating articles and striking photographs for years, National Geographic has brought this high-interest combination down to the level of the youngest students. The readers are almost magazine-like in the quality of the photos and the short segments of interesting text. The information is concise and does not overload the children as they read-they can easily read through a book and feel an accomplishment while learning great information. Since the books are designed for children, they discuss topics that fascinate young minds-from bugs and animals to trucks. Each book is rated according to reading levels, with vocabulary and sentence lengths appropriate for each level. 32 pgs each, pb. - John