La Casa Bonita by Josefina Urdaneta. This Spanish thematic reader is part of a collection of traditional tales. The biting mosquito arrived, flying, and asked: whose house is this? It's so pretty. Who lives in it? Themes: Animals, Fantasy and the Absurd. Values: Friendship, Union, Living Together, Collaboration, Generosity.
Hardback, 16 pages.
Recommended reader for Lesson 20 - Mi Casa - un repaso in the Sonrisas Elementary Curriculum Level I.
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As with the other books in this collection, La Casa Bonita 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
· Humor and warmth
· Appealing illustrations