When a boy and his pet dragon visit the dentist, what will they do? They get x-rays and have a tooth taken out! The Dear Dragon Developing Readers series provides young readers with practice reading with simple storylines, familiar topics and vocabulary, and fun illustrations that support the text. Each book contains educators’ resources which include a picture glossary, reading reinforcements, and activities. Teachers’ notes are also available on the 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 the youngest readers with practice reading with simple storylines 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.