"Karina the kinkajou. . . shows readers] how to use their imaginations." --Story Monsters
In this Nocturnals Level 3 Early Reader, The Kooky Kinkajou, Bismark's bored The sugar glider complains to his friends― Dawn and Tobin―that there's nothing to do So when Karina the kinkajou comes along, Bismark and the rest of the Nocturnal Brigade get a lesson on using their imaginations to cure their boredom FUN-FILLED BEGINNING READERS FOR DISTANCE LEARNING Download the series's complimentary printable activities at NocturnalsWorld.com: Sight Word Games, Makerspace Crafts, Bingo, Common Core Language Arts Educator Guide, Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Activities, and More Includes Bonus Nocturnals Fun Facts and Glossary of Unique Words (Ages 5-7) Life Skill Themes include Imagination and Accepting New Ideas. Read All Eight of the Nocturnals Grow & Read, like The Weeping Wombat, which introduces Beginning Readers to Life Skill Themes such as Empathy and Expressing Feelings and Emotions. They all feature Dawn, a serious fox, Tobin, a sweet pangolin, and Bismark, a pint-sized sugar glider.
About the Author
Tracey Hecht has written, directed, and produced for film. The American Booksellers Association chose the first book in her critically acclaimed middle grade series, The Nocturnals: The Mysterious Abductions, as a Kids' Indie Next List pick. This year, her Grow & Read early reader book, The Chestnut Challenge, was given a Mom's Choice Gold Award. In partnership with the New York Public Library, Tracey created a Read Aloud Writing Program that she has since conducted--both in person and virtually--in over 100 schools, libraries, and bookstores across the country. Tracey currently splits her time between New York City and Oquossoc, Maine, with her husband, four children, and dog, Penny. Josie Yee is an award winning illustrator specializing in children's books. She lives in New York City with her daughter, Ana, and their cat, Dude.