There are many ways to be a good helper. You can help at home, at school, on the bus, and outside. You can also ask for help when you need it. It feels good to help others. This nonfiction Beginning-to-Read book features engaging, informative text and beautiful full-color photographs, which work together to foster independent reading. This book can be paired with Dear Dragon Helps Out, its twin text fiction counterpart. Reading reinforcement pages include a word list and activities to strengthen early literacy skills, such as understanding the craft and structure of the informational text, key vocabulary words, foundation skills, close reading, and fluency. This popular series meets the Common Core State Standards for Language Arts and can be used with beginning readers to practice the reading of high-frequency words, expand comprehension of informational text, and improve oral language skills.