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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


 


 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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See the Book Note (PDF) for each book to assist teachers with unique instructional use for each book.

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  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#: 
2123  
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Beach Feet

What are beach feet and
who has them?
(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K       
RR Level:        11      
Page Count:    8            
Word Count:    69       

 
For more instructional use see Book Note


Item#: 2133
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A Car Followed Us
Un carro nos siguió

A ride home from school is a mysterious adventure for two children and their dad. 

(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K      K
RR Level:        5      n/a
Page Count:    8      
Word Count:    54  
 47
 


 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
  



Item#: 2140
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Drawbridge
El puente levadizo 

A car trip is interrupted at the entrance to a bridge
so a boat can pass.

(nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K     K
RR Level:        7     12
Page Count:    8     8
Word Count:    29   2
7


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Item#: 2160
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Grandpa's Candy Store
La dulcería de Abuelo

Grandfather's candy store is full of sweet treats.

(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K      K
RR Level:         9      n/a
Page Count:     12    12 
Word Count:     65   
58


 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
  

 Readers' Theater Script

Item#: 2171

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 Kitty Goes Splash
                  
(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K    
RR Level:        12 
Page Count:    12    
Word Count:    112     

 
For more instructional use see Book Note(WRD) Click on "Read Only" box


Item#: 2174
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My Box
Mi caja 

With her imagination and her cat, a girl turns an empty box into a box full of fun.

(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K       K
RR Level:        4      n/a
Page Count:    12     12  
Word Count:   94     
88

 
 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)

 
 


Item#: 2185
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The Pond
La  laguna

Though peaceful and quiet, a pond can be a fascinating place..

(nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K       K
RR Level:        6      n/a
Page Count:    8      
Word Count:    25    34


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Item#: 2187
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Powwow

Children express their joy by dancing at a powwow. 

(nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K     
RR Level:         8      
Page Count:    12    
Word Count:    29      

 
 For more instructional uses see
Book Note (PDF)

 
 


Item#: 2190
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Saguaro
Saguaro

A Saguaro can be many things as it grows in the desert..

(nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K      K
RR Level:         6      6
Page Count:    12     12  
Word Count:    44     52 


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Item#: 2193

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So Many Strawberries

A berry-picking little girl enjoys a week of strawberry treats until...

(fiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K       
RR Level:         11   
Page Count:     12     
Word Count:     75      


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Item#: 2200
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Sunflowers
Girasoles

Animals that eat sunflower seeds help plant a field of sunflowers.

(nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:    K      K
RR Level:        4      4
Page Count:    8      8   
Word Count:   33  
 42


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Item#: 2195
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The Sparrows
Los gorriones

The life cycle of sparrows.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Emergent
Grade Level:     K      K
RR Level:         11    n/a
Page Count:     12    12
Word Count:     60    
61

 For more instructional uses see Book Note (PDF)
 
 

     

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Margaret Mooney provides in-depth knowledge
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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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