When a boy and his pet dragon visit a zoo, who will they meet? They see tigers, polar bears, monkeys, and many more zoo animals. 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 A: 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 A books are the easiest texts for beginning readers. They focus on a single idea and have a simple sentence per page that is consistent with oral language. Level A texts include predictable language patterns and easy high-frequency words that are used in repetition while reading from left to right in one line of text. All concepts are supported by pictures.