La Torta by Josefina Urdaneta. This elementary Spanish thematic reader is part of a collection of traditional tales. When the cake heard the children say they were going to eat, it got so scared that it jumped out of the cake tin and ran away. Themes: Animals, Fantasy, Humor and the Absurd. Values: Freedom.
Hardback, 16 pages.
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As with the other books in this collection, La Torta is designed to be coordinated with popular reading programs:
· Natural spoken language
· Character that support and enhance the text
· Fits general classroom curriculum
· Designed for time saving teacher use
· Interest topic
· Memorable story line opportunities for movement, dramatization and text innovation
Â· Humor and warmth
Â· Appealing illustrations