Another sweet, classic bedtime tale from Arnold Lobel, the beloved author and illustrator of the Newbery Honor and Caldecott Honor award-winning Frog and Toad books.
When Papa's seven little mouse boys ask for a bedtime story, Papa does even better than that--he tells seven stories, one for each boy!
Arnold Lobel's Mouse Tales is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play of Level Two books are proven to help kids take their next steps toward reading success.
Once upon a time there were two good friends, a frog and a toad...
Each time Toad saw how messy his home was he said,
"I will do it tomorrow. Today I will take life easy."
What happened when tomorrow arrived?
The much-loved Frog and Toad stories were written and illustrated Arnold Lobel and have been loved by generations.
Children can recap the story on pages 14-15 by exploring the difference between tidying the house 'tomorrow' and doing it 'today', providing lots of speaking and listening opportunities.
Green/Band 5 books offer early readers patterned language and varied characters.
Ideas for Reading provide practical support and stimulating activities.