Librarians are a vital part of our communities. They guide people to the right information, but just how do they do this important job? This book features photos and information through easy-to-read text that allows readers a peek behind the scenes at this interesting job. Additional features include a table of contents, informational captions and sidebars, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, a Think-About-It section, and an introduction to the author.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Genre||Beginning Readers, Nonfiction|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|BISACS||JNF038000, JNF000000, JNF011000|
|Dimensions||8 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||M|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||Pending|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- Hello! My Name Is Ruben
- I Could Be a Librarian!
- Learn About This Neighborhood Helper!
- Who Can Become a Librarian?
- Meet a Librarian!
- Where Can I Learn to Be a Librarian?
- What Does a Librarian Need to Do the Job?
- Where Does a Librarian Work?
- Who Works with Librarians?
- When Is a Killer Whale in a Library?
- I Want to Be a Librarian!
- Why Dont You Try Being a Librarian?
- Think About It
- Find Out More
Author: Jody Jensen Shaffer
Jody Jensen Shaffer is the author of 24 books of fiction and nonfiction for children. She also publishes poetry, stories, and articles in children's magazines. When she's not writing, Shaffer copy edits for children's publishers. She works from her home in Missouri. Visit Shaffer at http://jodyjensenshaffer.blogspot.com.
A noteworthy review of Community Helpers from Booklist on November 1, 2022
The Community Helpers series provides a solid starting point for young readers who are interested in exploring possible careers. Each title begins by introducing a young child who is interested in the community job discussed and encourages readers to find a professional working in the… View →