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Firefighter

by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-

Format: Print Book 2008
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
Northern Tier Regional Library Easy Reader J E SERIES RAU
Location  Northern Tier Regional Library
 
Collection  Easy Reader
 
Call Number  J E SERIES RAU
 
 
Oakmont Carnegie Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 628.9 RA
Location  Oakmont Carnegie Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 628.9 RA
 
 
Plum Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 628.9 RAU
Location  Plum Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 628.9 RAU
 
 
Summary
Easy to read text with rebuses explores the job of a firefighter.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "From the publisher's Benchmark Rebus series, in which the rebus theme extends to the series name itself (which replaces the last syllable with a picture of a bus), this little book introduces the job and equipment of firefighters through photographs and a text that features plenty of pictorial cues. Each double-page spread includes a full-page, color photo on the right-hand page. On the facing page is one short, large-type sentence in which a tiny photo is substituted for one or two of the nouns. For instance, a picture of a firefighter takes the place of the missing word in the line A __ hears the alarm. Appended, brief lists of vocabulary words, books, videos, and Web sites complete the presentation. The rebus device works well as both a game and a prereading activity, while the very short text and clear photos make the book very accessible to young children.--Phelan, Carolyn Copyright 2007 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971- Benchmark rebus.
Subjects Fire extinction -- Juvenile literature.
Fire fighters -- Juvenile literature.
Rebuses -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :Marshall Cavendish Benchmark,2008
Language English
Description 23 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9780761426172
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