Look Inside Teachers' Notes A kitten runs away from its mother in the fall and sees the leaves turn, apples drop and birds flying south. Seeing a big jack-o-lantern, the kitten decides its time to go back to its mother. Beautifully re-illustrated with a fresh and appealing look, these Beginning-to-Read books foster independent reading and comprehension. Using high frequency words and repetition, readers gain confidence while enjoying stories about every day life and adventures. Educators' resources include reading reinforcement activities and a word list in the back. Activities focus on foundational, language and reading skills. Sections include; phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.