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.
Building on the enthusiastic response to the first three titles in this series, here are three new titles about children's life dreams. With full color, full-page photographs throughout and straightforward and engaging text, the I Want to Be titles are highly appealing and engaging for children.
Doctors, police officers and veterinarians are women and men from all cultures, working in a wide range of settings. The lives of these important people are depicted with excitement and realism with easy-to-read captions that are explanatory and informative without talking down to children.
Perfect for bedtime reading, quiet time, or group storytimes, the I Want to Be... books spark questions and conversation, and can prompt children to learn more about a particular occupation, while reinforcing the importance of aspiring to be their 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.