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Community Helpers
Stories to help children appreciate community.
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  Cover Art: Let's Meet a Firefighter Bellisario, Gina
Let's Meet a Firefighter
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Let's Meet a Librarian Bellisario, Gina
Let's Meet a Librarian
Students learn what a librarian does and what kind of tools they use to find information.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Let's Meet a Veterinarian Bellisario, Gina
Let's Meet a Veterinarian
"What does a veterinarian do? Let's find out! Dr. Kate is a veterinarian. She visits a school to give Henry, the class guinea pig, a checkup. She shows the class the tools she uses. She tells them about the many things vets do. And the students learn how to take good care of Henry"--Page 4 of cover.
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Stone Soup: an Old Tale Brown, Marcia.
Stone Soup: an Old Tale
When three hungry soldiers come to a town where all the food has been hidden, they set out to make soup of water and stones, and all the town enjoys a feast.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Our Library Bunting, Eve
Our Library
A raccoon and his friends go to great lengths to make sure they will always have a library from which to borrow books.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Katy and the Big Snow Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968
Katy and the Big Snow
Katy, a red crawler tractor, goes to work for the Highway Dept. of the city of Geoppolis.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968
Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel
When Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel, Mary Ann, lose their jobs to the gasoline, electric, and diesel motor shovels, they go to a little country town where they find that one new job leads to another.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Meet My Neighbor the Firefighter Crabtree, Marc
Meet My Neighbor the Firefighter
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Meet My Neighbor the Police Officer Crabtree, Marc
Meet My Neighbor the Police Officer
Looks at a work day in the life of a police officer, including riding in a police car, giving traffic tickets, and making arrests.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Everybody Bakes Bread Dooley, Norah.
Everybody Bakes Bread
A rainy-day errand introduces Carrie to many different kinds of bread, including chapatis, challah, and papusaa. Includes recipes.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Show Me Community Helpers : My First Picture Encyclopedia Edwards, Clint
Show Me Community Helpers : My First Picture Encyclopedia
Provides information about members of the community through the use of color photographs and important terms.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Let's Meet a Dentist Heos, Bridget
Let's Meet a Dentist
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Let's Meet a Doctor Heos, Bridget
Let's Meet a Doctor
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Mattland Hutchins, H. J. (Hazel J.)
Mattland
Matt creates an imaginary land -- Mattland -- by first creating a river with a stick drawn through swampy mud. Then a puddle becomes a lake, and some rocks become mountains. A girl appears with sticks which become a fence, and various bits of this and that which become landmarks and other locations in Mattland. When a rainstorm threatens to wash away Mattland, help arrives unexpectedly, and just in the nick of time!
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Village Garage Karas, G. Brian.
The Village Garage
Throughout the seasons the workers at the Village Garage are busy taking care of the town and its residents.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Mighty Mike Builds a Library Lynch, Kelly
Mighty Mike Builds a Library
When it looks like the town library won't get built due to a lack of money, Mighty Mike enlists the help of all his friends in the construction business to get the job done.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: A House in the Woods Moore, Inga.
A House in the Woods
Two Little Pigs whose small homes in the woods have been accidentally destroyed by Bear and Moose decide to build a house they can all share, and with the help of Beaver Builders they soon have a fine new home.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Percy's Neighborhood Murphy, Stuart J., 1942-
Percy's Neighborhood
Percy learns about his neighborhood and its community helpers as he and his father hand out posters.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Police Cloud Niemann, Christoph
The Police Cloud
A small cloud that has always dreamed of becoming a police officer discovers that he might not be suited to the job.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Firefighters Ollhoff, Jim, 1959-
Firefighters
Presents information about firefighters, looking at their history, how they fight fires, how they are trained, and the different types of equipment that they use.
Easy Nonfiction Book
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