Firefighters (Kingfisher Readers Series: Level 3)

Firefighters (Kingfisher Readers Series: Level 3)

by Chris Oxlade, Thea Feldman


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Sentences will become more varied and longer and some more formal vocabulary will be introduced. Includes glossary and index.
This beginning chapter book introduces children to ins and outs of being a firefighter. Through accessible vocabulary, vivid images, and clean layouts, Kingfisher Readers L3: Firefighters educates young readers on the way firefighters help the community. Details such as firefighting tools, vehicles, and equipment, how firefighters put out fires, and fire safety are all discussed in easy to follow chapters and side-bars perfect for beginning or struggling readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780753471234
Publisher: Kingfisher
Publication date: 02/11/2014
Series: Kingfisher Readers Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 933,586
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of information books for children. He has written more than 200 titles on science, technology, geography, sports, and hobbies.

Table of Contents

What is a firefighter? 4

Ready and waiting 6

Training to fight fires 8

Special clothes 10

Fire engines 12

Making a plan 14

Putting out flames 16

Into the smoke 18

Rescue! 20

Fighting wildfires 22

Special firefighting jobs 24

Firefighters in the past 26

Fire safety 28

Glossary 30

Index 32

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