A kindergarten-level introduction to light rails, covering their drivers, role in transportation, and such defining features as their pantographs.
Part of the Seedlings series
Hello, fun! Our popular Seedlings series is written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and features text crafted for the youngest of readers. Each title closes with a labeled-image guide for further review. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge!
Short, simple sentences and vibrant photos keep this series on the track toward success. The large typeface complements the vocabulary selection, which benefits emerging readers and works well for thematic story time. Glossary terms are written in a different color. The important parts of each train are labeled. This series allows children to understand the differences between the various types of trains. The titles don’t break any new ground, but this series will be a welcome addition to every library. VERDICT Recommended for its crowd-pleasing appeal.
–School Library Journal, 11/01/2020