Synopses & Reviews
Full color, full-page photographs throughout with straightforward and engaging text, the 'I Want to Be...' series is an appealing and engaging introduction to a broad spectrum of occupations.
In three new titles, male and female truck drivers, teachers and nurses from all cultures work in a wide range of settings. The broad spectrum of these occupations is reflected in active and appealing photographs. The lives of these important people are depicted with excitement and realism and easy-to-read captions are explanatory and informative without talking down to the young reader.
Perfect for bedtime reading, quiet time, or group story times, the I Want to Be... books spark questions and conversation, prompt children to learn more about a particular occupation, and reinforce the importance of aspiring to be your best.
The I Want to Be... series gives young children a realistic insight into the working day of adults. Easy-to-read captions and color photographs of women and men from different cultures help children understand what's involved in each occupation. Young readers learn to respect the importance of doing a job well and appreciate the contributions these workers make to our life and the world around us.
These books are perfect for reading alone or in group story times. They are certain to spark questions and encourage dialogue and prompt children to learn more about these occupations.