The Thirsty Moose

The Thirsty Moose

Based on A Native American Folktale

Book - 2005
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When a child is learning to read, every word counts!

In this fun story, Big Moose is so thirsty that he drinks up all the water in the river! How will the animals that live in the river react? The book is based on a Native American folktale, and the story reinforces the important principle of respecting others.

The Thirsty Moose is an innovative Lightning Reader book that features a controlled word count to give readers practice with essential sight words. This leveled reader for grade K-1 features 150 words or less and has been professionally leveled by reading experts to ensure that the language and vocabulary are age-appropriate. Word lists and comprehension questions at the back of the book reinforce fundamental reading concepts used in classrooms nationwide! It is also available in a Spanish version.

Children ages 2 to 8 will love to learn to read with our Lightning Readers series! Over 30 titles feature humorous, high-interest stories in a variety of styles including, fantasy, fable, and rhyme, which appeal to both reluctant and enthusiastic readers. Controlled word counts in this one of a kind series help to build the word foundation for a lifetime of reading! Each title is available in an English and Spanish version. Check out our other titles in this series!

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio : Gingham Dog Press, 2005, c2004
ISBN: 9780769640501
Branch Call Number: JE Orme 3558jv 1
Characteristics: 32 p. :,col. ill. --
Additional Contributors: Gordon, Mike


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Jul 05, 2009

Good book for school and a refliction

Mar 30, 2009

Adds a lesson to the story. My kids liked the book and read it more than once.
10 and 7 yrs.

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Jul 05, 2009

awake88 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and under


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