“A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the slightest.” ~C.S. Lewis
Bibliographic Information: Berenstain, Jane (2009). The Berenstain Bears’ Family Reunion. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
Reading Level: 1st grade
Synopsis: The Bears host a family reunion. They have to get their house ready for all those guests. This is an easy reader with rhyming words.
Classroom Rationale: Beginning readers read this book to develop fluency.
CCSS.RF.1.3- Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis in decoding words.
CCSS.RF.1.4- Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.