Los países de donde venimos (Countries We Come From)
Children will travel around the world without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. In this colorful and exciting series, beginning readers visit countries where their families or their classmates’ families may have come from. During the journey, they will learn all about the country’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. Each 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to spark children’s interest.
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|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|BISACS||JNF038050, JNF052020, JNF025000|
|Series||Los países de donde venimos/Countries We Come From|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|ISBN||9781642802269, 9781642802955, 9781642803648|
|Title Format||Reinforced book, Hosted eBook, Savings Bundle|
School Library Journal Review of Los países de donde venimos/Countries We Come From
This series goes beyond obvious topics to highlight unfamiliar facts about seven countries in South America and the Caribbean. Readers will learn about climate, natural resources, animals, etc., through maps, diagrams, and rich color photography. Digestible text blocks and simple sentence structures will encourage confidence and comprehension. Plenty of detail is provided without being overwhelming; elements are explored in a way to appeal to older readers, with a layout that is still kindergarten-friendly. Teachers may be interested in using this series to spotlight the cultures and customs of students whose families may be from the countries in this series. Similarly, educators will appreciate the resources for further reading, including a bibliography and a guide to online learning. Although available in English or Spanish, it is unavailable as a bilingual series. VERDICT This series provides an up-to-date exploration of some of the world’s most influential cultures.
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