Amelia Bedelia Takes the Cake (I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading)

by Herman Parish (Author) Lynne Avril (Illustrator)

Amelia Bedelia Takes the Cake (I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading)
In this sweet story, Amelia Bedelia and her friends organize a bake sale at school and learn the importance of giving back. Amelia Bedelia and her friends are hosting a bake sale. All the proceeds from the sale will go to their school library. But Amelia Bedelia doesn't understand why she should take the cake. She'd much rather eat it! Amelia Bedelia and her friends learn about the basic concepts of brownies, business, and the importance of giving back, in this Level 1 I Can Read full of friendship, community, and yummy desserts!

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School Library Journal

PreS-Gr 1--Young Amelia Bedelia is participating in her class bake sale, and almost everyone has brought brownies. What will they do? Amelia Bedelia comes up with a wonderful plan to help sell all the treats using clever plays on words. The kids learn how to have their cake and eat it, too. The vocabulary is basic, and the art provides plenty of sight clues. VERDICT A serviceable easy reader about a sure-to-please subject for fans of the series.--Melisa Bailey, Harford County Library System, MD

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Review quotes

"Amelia Bedelia comes up with a wonderful plan to help sell all the treats using clever plays on words. ...[an] easy read about a sure-to-please subject for fans of the series."—School Library Journal
Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9780062334312
Lexile Measure
490L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Greenwillow Books
Publication date
September 20, 2016
Series
I Can Read! Level 1: Beginning Reading

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