A boy and his pet dragon celebrate the Fourth of July by going to the beach, having a picnic, and watching fireworks. The Dear Dragon Developing Readers Level D series provides young readers practice reading with simple story lines, familiar topics and vocabulary, and fun illustrations that support the text written at F&P level D. Each book contains educators' resources which include picture glossary, reading reinforcements and activities. Teachers' notes also available on publisher's website.
About the Series - Level D: Introduce your PK-K readers to the beloved Dear Dragon character with the Dear Dragon Developing Readers series. The books provide youngest readers practice reading with simple story lines featuring a boy and his pet dragon as they visit new places, meet new friends and explore their feelings. Level D texts are slightly more complex, with more challenging vocabulary. Concepts are familiar and within the experience of children. There are more lines of text and more involved plots that require children to follow a logical sequence of events and predict outcomes.