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Accelerated Reader (ATOS Level: 1.0-1.9)

Description: A collection of popular middle grades books that have quizzes on Accelerated Reader for levels 1.0- through 1.9. ATOS Book Levels are reported using the ATOS readability formula and represent the difficulty of the text. #kids #teachers


Showing 26 through 50 of 63 results
 
 

Go, Dog. Go!

by P.D. Eastman

Reading goes to the dogs in this timeless Beginner Book edited by Dr. Seuss. From big dogs and little dogs to red, green, and blue dogs, dogs going up and dogs going fast . . . who knew dogs were so busy? And laughter will ensue at the repeated question &“Do you like my hat?&” Like P. D. Eastman&’s classic Are You My Mother? Go, Dog. Go! has been a go-to favorite for over fifty years, leaving audiences of all breeds wagging their tails with delight. Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning. "The canine cartoons make an elementary text funny and coherent and still one of the best around."--School Library Journal. 

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.2

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Are You My Mother?

by P. D. Eastman

A baby bird goes in search of his mother in this hilarious Beginner Book edited by Dr. Seuss. When a mother bird's egg starts to jump, she hurries off to make sure she has something for her little one to eat. But as soon as she's gone, out pops the baby bird. He immediately sets off to find his mother, but not knowing what she looks like makes it a challenge. The little hatchling is determined to find his mother, even after meeting a kitten, a hen, a dog, and a Snort. The timeless message of the bond between mother and child make P. D. Eastman's Are You My Mother? A must for baby showers, beginning readers, and Mother's Day.

Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.

[This text is listed as an example that meets Common Core Standards in English language arts for K-1 at http://www.corestandards.org.]

Images and descriptions available.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.6

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Are You My Mother?

by P. D. Eastman

When Baby Bird hatches from his egg, his mother is off looking for food. What's a bird to do? Go find his mother, of course! So begins Baby Bird's hilarious, and at times very touching, hunt for his mother.

[This text is listed as an example that meets Common Core Standards in English language arts for K-1 at http://www.corestandards.org.]

Images and descriptions available.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.6

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Biscuit Loves the Library

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli and Pat Schories

There is so much to do--and there are so many friends to see--at the library!

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Put Me in the Zoo

by Robert Lopshire

Spot, a polka-dot leopard who can change colors and even juggle his own spots, tries to convince two children that he is special enough to be exhibited in the zoo.

[This text is listed as an example that meets Common Core Standards in English language arts for K-1 at http://www.corestandards.org.]

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.4

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

From Head to Toe

by Eric Carle

Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals; presented in a question and answer format.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.0

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Green Eggs and Ham

by Seuss

“Do you like green eggs and ham?” asks Sam-I-am in this Beginner Book by Dr. Seuss. In a house or with a mouse? In a boat or with a goat? On a train or in a tree? Sam keeps asking persistently. With unmistakable characters and signature rhymes, Dr. Seuss’s beloved favorite has cemented its place as a children’s classic. In this most famous of cumulative tales, the list of places to enjoy green eggs and ham, and friends to enjoy them with, gets longer and longer. Follow Sam-I-am as he insists that this unusual treat is indeed a delectable snack to be savored everywhere and in every way.

[This text is listed as an example that meets Common Core Standards in English language arts for K-1 at http://www.corestandards.org.]

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.5

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Green Eggs and Ham

by Seuss

50th anniversary edition of the beloved Seuss classic. The story of Sam-I-Am who is determined to convince another Seussian character to eat a plate of green eggs and ham. Told in rhyme and with humor, Green Eggs and Ham is a fun story for young readers.

[This text is listed as an example that meets Common Core Standards in English language arts for K-1 at http://www.corestandards.org.]

Images and image descriptions available.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.5

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

There Is a Bird on Your Head!

by Mo Willems

Gerald and Piggie are best friends. In There Is a Bird On Your Head!, Gerald discovers that there is something worse than a bird on your head--two birds on your head!

Winner of the Theodore Seuss Geisel Medal

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.0

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

There Is a Bird on Your Head!

by Mo Willems

Gerald and Piggie are best friends. In There Is a Bird On Your Head!, Gerald discovers that there is something worse than a bird on your head--two birds on your head! Can Piggie help her best friend?

Winner of the Theodore Seuss Geisel Medal

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.0

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (25th Anniversary Edition)

by Bill Martin

A big happy frog, a plump purple cat, a handsome blue horse, and a soft yellow duck--all parade across the pages of this delightful book.

Children will immediately respond to Eric Carle's flat, boldly colored collages.

Combined with Bill Martin's singsong text, they create unforgettable images of these endearing animals. Images and Image descriptions available.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.5

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Ten Apples Up on Top!

by Dr Seuss

A lion, a dog, and a tiger are having a contest--can they get ten apples piled up on top of their heads? You better believe it! This first counting book works as a teaching tool as well as a funny story.

This version of this story is an abridged version implemented as a board book for younger readers.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.2

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Hop on Pop

by Dr Seuss

Loved by generations, this "simplest Seuss for youngest use" is a beginner book classic. See Red and Ned and Ted and Ed in a bed. And giggle as Pat sits on a hat and on a cat and on a bat... and almost sits on a cactus! Pat must NOT sit on that! All images are described. Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.5

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Sheep Take a Hike

by Nancy Shaw

That fun flock is raring for a rugged hiking adventure. Rapid rhythm, rhyme, and colorful illustrations make this a perfect introduction to poetry.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.5

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Tough Boris

by Mem Fox

Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate--tough as nails, through and through, like all pirates. Or is he? When a young boy sneaks onto Boriss ship, he discovers that even pirates cry. And so does he.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.7

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

I'm A Frog!

by Mo Willems

Meet Elephant Gerald and Piggie, winners of two Theodor Seuss Geisel Medals and recipients of three Geisel Honors! Gerald is careful. Piggie is not. Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can. Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to. Gerald and Piggie are best friends. In I'm a Frog! Piggie has some ribbiting news! Can Gerald make the leap required to accept Piggie's new identity?

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Margaret and Margarita

by Lynn Reiser

Words can be a bridge, or a barrier. In this bilingual book the adults immediately respond to the differences. Their words make a barrier. The children recognize similarities. Playing with words. They make a bridge of language and friendship for themselves and their parents. Las palabras pueden ser un puente, o una barrera. En este libro bilingüe los adultos responden inmediatamente a las diferencias. Sus palabras hacen una barrera. Los niños reconocen semejanzas. El jugar con palabras. Hacen un puente de lengua y de la amistad para sí mismos y sus padres.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

by Dr Seuss

"This one, I think, is called a Yink. He likes to wink, he likes to drink. He likes to drink, and drink, and drink. The thing he likes to drink is ink. The ink he likes to drink is pink. He likes to wink and drink pink ink."

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.7

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Franklin's Surprise

by Sharon Jennings and Paulette Bourgeois

Franklin throws a surprise good-bye party for Skunk, but the surprise ends up being on Franklin! This Level 2 first reader contains longer stories, varied sentences, increased vocabulary, more difficult visual clues and some repetition.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.9

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Sheep on a Ship

by Nancy Shaw

The rhyming misadventures of a group of zany sheep on a pirate ship. "A joyous lark for story time sharing or for the beginning reader's independent amusement. " -- Booklist

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Sheep Out to Eat

by Nancy E. Shaw and Margot Apple

The sheep are back, and this time they're hungry, venturing into a tea shop for even more rollicking fun and, of course, disasters.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.2

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Bathtime For Biscuit

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli and Pat Schories

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Biscuit's New Trick

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli and Pat Schories

Biscuit doesn't want to play fetch the ball--until the ball lands in a mud puddle. Then Biscuit can't wait to show off his new trick!

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.0

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

The Berenstain Bears Ready, Get Set, Go!

by Stan Berenstain and Jan Berenstain

When Brother, Sister, and Papa compete in the Bear Olympics, who will be the best?

"Hooray, hooray!" the bears all say. "The Bears' Olympics start today!"

At the Bears' Olympics, the greatest athletes in Bear Country gather to see who can dive the deepest, climb the highest, and swing the swingiest of them all. Sister Bear runs the fastest, and Brother Bear jumps the farthest, but Papa isn't the best at anything. Though he huffs and he puffs, he always comes last.

As the events go on and the prizes are awarded, he tries harder and harder to run, jump, dive, and drive. Before the sun sets, will Papa find a sport in which he can be the best?

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.2

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5

Sheep in a Shop

by Nancy E. Shaw and Margot Apple

The "lovable muttonheads" are off to the store in search of the perfect birthday gift in this latest in the sheep series of rhymed read-alouds.

Date Added: 04/09/2020


Category: ATOS LEVEL: 1.1

Award: AR POINTS: 0.5


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