Noah, a young boy in Kenya, is reluctant to leave his parents on the first day of school. He invites the many animals he meets to join him as he walks to school. Beautiful illustrations introduce the reader to the Masai people.
This book is part of the Treetop Books Series.
Theme support: family ties, exploring our surroundings, hello neighbor, being me, our world, school, wild animals, self-concepts/feelings, daily routines
Book: 20 pages, 6 3/8″ x 8 1/4″
Guided Reading Level: K
Intervention/Reading Recovery Level: 18
Seedling Level: Transitional
Word Count: 344
Literary Genre: Fiction