ANDERSEN, ANNMARIE//SCHOLASTIC//INFANTIL ECUADOR
Emma and Theo were working together on a class project about shark’s teeth. A trip to their school library and the local branch put the kids in touch with two librarians who were more than happy to help. Share the excitement as their school librarian and Ms. McMahon help Emma and Theo find all the information they need-and gives the kids a first-hand look at a librarian’s job.ABOUT THIS SERIES: Meet Emma and Theo, two best friends who share a neighborhood-as well as curious minds and adventuresome spirits! Join in the excitement as these fun-loving friends meet a variety of community helpers and learn the ins-and-outs of their very important jobs. Each story is told from the point of view of either Emma or Theo in an engaging narrative that combines fiction and nonfiction text. Beautiful illustrations and real-life photos contribute to the fun. Add in a detailed map, a Q&A with a community helper, as well as tips and tools, and you’ve got a series of books that kids won’t want to put down!Key features: – An illustrated, fun adventure with Theo and Emma keeps readers engaged.- Nonfiction sidebars illustrated with real photos enhance the story and provide key information about each community helper.- A map of the neighborhood helps situate each character within the community.- A Q&A with the community helper exposes readers to a fun nonfiction text feature while providing key information.- A photo guide shows tools used at work by each community helper.- Leveled text with bitesize information makes these books accessible to young readers.- Topic encourages excitement and respect for community helpers.