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       Emergent Book
     Characteristics:
  • Strong storylines

  • Close match of pictures and text

  • Words spaced for finger pointing

  • Repetition of text patterns in many titles
     
    For Fountas and Pinnell Levels

 Great starting place for beginning readers
 or struggling readers in PK-1st grade.

Try
EARLY if the reader is beyond this level.
 


 Supports and Builds
 
Emergent Reader Abilities:

  • Word-finger-voice match

  • Identifies beginning and end of sentence

  • Understands importance of spacing

  • Identifies clearly defined sequence

  • Predicts using picture and one other cue

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BYL RR/DLL Levels Spanish Titles
 Catalog PDF

 

 
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                            Stages Pages                               Next Page
EMERGENT     EMERGENT  Cont. EARLY 1      EARLY 2     EARLY 3     EARLY 4 FLUENT 1   FLUENT 2    FLUENT 3   FLUENT 4

                                Titles available in Spanish are listed in blue     


 

Item#: 
2126    
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Best Friends
Los mejores amigos

A boy's pet dog has puppies.

Wordless book
(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:     K       
RR Level:         n/a    n/a
Page Count:     16     16
Word Count:     0       0
     


 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
  
 


Item#:  2172  
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Little Turtle

The adventures of a brave and curious little turtle's journey far from home.

Wordless book
(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:      K
RR Level:          n/a
Page Count:      16
Word Count:      0
 

  For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 

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Item#:  2121  
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Alley Cat 
Gato callejero

A little alley cat loves to chase things but is in for a surprise. 

(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:     K     K
RR Level:         4     n/a
Page Count:     8     8
Word Count:    30    38
 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)

 
 


Item#:  2124  
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Bedtime
Hora de dormir

A little boy needs many things before he can say good night.

(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:     K     K
RR Level:         4     n/a
Page Count:     8     8
Word Count:    23   22

 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 


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Item#:  2130  
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Breakfast with John
El desayuno con Juan

John shares breakfast with a friend.

(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:     K      K
R Level:           5     n/a
Page Count:     8      8
Word Count:     29   30

 

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Item#:
2167  
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I Went to the Beach
Fui a la playa 

A little girl has an exciting time at the beach.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K       K
RR Level:        4       n/a
Page Count:    8        8 
Word Count:    25     23

 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 



Item#: 
2175  
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My Dog Fuzzy
Mi perro Fuzzy 

Fuzzy Dog runs past everyone to get to his favorite person.

(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:     K       K
RR Level:         3      n/a
Page Count:     8       8
Word Count:     27    37
 


 For more instructional uses see
Book Note (PDF)
 
 

 Readers' Theater Script

Item#:  2194  
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So Sleepy
Tenía sueño 

A young girl needs a special reason to get up one morning.

(Fiction)
Reading Level:  Emergent
Grade Level:      K     K
RR Level:          3    n/a
Page Count:      8     8
Word Count:     35   31
 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 



Item#:  2220  
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Zippers
Ziperes 

A girl discovers the ups and downs of zippers. 

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K      K
RR Level:         3      n/a
Page Count:     8      8
Word Count:    21     24
 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 



Item#:  2150  
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The Fox
El Zorro

A fox runs, jumps, hides, swims, and ends up with a big surprise.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:      K      K
RR Level:          4      6
Page Count:      8      8
Word Count:      24   24

 

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 

 
 Readers' Theater Script


Item#:  2162  
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Hop and Stop

A furry mammal, a warty amphibian, a pretty bird, and a log-legged grasshopper - what do they have in common?

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K    
RR Level:         4 
Page Count:     8 
Word Count:    35  

 

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Item#:  2165  
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I Meowed
Maullé

A cat's meowing brings a big surprise.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K       K
RR Level:         6      n/a
Page Count:     8       8
Word Count:    58     54


 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)

 
 


Item#:
 2176  
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My Little Brother Ben
Mi hermanito Ben

A little brother-big brother relationship.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:      K      K
RR Level:          7      n/a
Page Count:      12    12
Word Count:      35    36
 

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Item#:  2180   
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Pigs Peek
¡Los cerdos espían!

The things pigs do.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K        K
RR Level:         4      n/a
Page Count:    12     12
Word Count:    28     36
 

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Item#:  2183  
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Play Ball!
¡Juega con la pelota!

As a ball game unfolds, an unexpected player is revealed. 

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:      K     K
RR Level:          4    n/a
Page Count:      8     8
Word Count:     30   30
 

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Item#:
 2198  
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Strange Plants
Plantas extrañas

Deep in a swamp three unsuspecting bugs get caught by three hungry plants.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:      K     K
RR Level:          5    
Page Count:      12   12
Word Count:      30   30
 


 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF) 
  

 Readers' Theater Script

Item#:  2210  
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There Was a Mouse
Había un ratón 

A busy mouse surprises a little boy.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K       K
RR Level:         8       7
Page Count:    16     
16
Word Count:    77     70

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 



Item#:  2170  
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Katydids
Saltamontes

Katydids are busy little creatures throughout the day and night too.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K       K
RR Level:        7       3
Page Count:    8       
8
Word Count:   20     20

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 

     

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 EMERGENT     EMERGENT page2 EARLY 1      EARLY 2     EARLY 3     EARLY 4 FLUENT 1   FLUENT 2    FLUENT 3   FLUENT 4
Mixed Title Packages
Six Packs          $27.00
Single Copies   $  6.00

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Books For Young Learners
Teacher Resource

Margaret Mooney provides in-depth knowledge
of the stages of reading, writing, and oral language
development for emergent, early and fluent
students as well as a wealth of information on the
unique features of each book in the BYL series.

 

 

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