John Lithgow makes Arts and Literacy a Palooza of fun for kids!Turn the pages ofSplishy, Splashy Mammalsand join Marsupial Sue on a fascinating, fun reading adventure! Not only fish live in the water -- some mammals live there, too! Readers will examine the different mammals that live in and near the water, including manatees, whales, dolphins, and more!In this level 2 emerging reader children will have fun beginning to build important reading skills as they learn about these fascinating mammals!Level 2, Emerging Readers feature:• Repetitive language• Familiar and unfamiliar language• Longer sentences• Vibrant, full-color photography• Vocabulary list highlighting key words from the story• Comprehension questions that reinforce important reading conceptsTake a heaping measure of fascinating information about the arts. Add a dose of laughter and creativity. What do you get? Best-selling author John Lithgow'sLithgow Palooza Readers!The popularLithgow Palooza Readersfeature three levels of reading fun for children grades K to 3, carefully designed to match the abilities of developing readers. Research has proven that children benefit academically from participation in the arts. Children will build and strengthen important reading skills as they learn about such things as instruments, animals, music, and sounds.