by Lynn Reiser
are little puppies who like to play.
We could run and chase a ball every day!
We could roll around in grass and dig a hole or two.
We could bark at little squirrels until the day was
we get tired of playing.
We need more to do.
We want you to train us,
So we can work for you.
are hardworking puppies,
We like having jobs, you see.
From firefighters to therapy pups,
What good friends are we!
will love this bright picture book about ten puppies
who want jobs. One by one, a person calls them to be
trained to work. You can count them leaving. Ten little
puppies, nine puppies, eight puppies, seven puppies,
six puppies, five puppies, four puppies, three puppies,
two puppies, one puppy--all have jobs. Can you guess
what they do after work?
story will encourage you to train your dog to do great
things. You'll also meet some big synonyms for "beginners"
along the way.
is included in our Kids Wings Stepstone
Stories Collection of 50 literature guides for award-winning
picture books! Now on sale while the limited quantity
Lynn Reiser, The Author
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A 6-page Unit for Hardworking
Puppies is part of a collection
of 50 units in Stepstone
The Unit Contains:
Readers’ Theater Script
Multiple Choice Comprehension