Barnaby is aimed at kids in grades K-5. Educators might use it as a starting point for discussing friendship, generosity, character development, sibling rivalry, acceptance or even jealousy. It’s a story that explores the importance of diversity and open-mindedness. It also supports social-emotional learning with themes of empathy and self-management.
Curriculum links include Language Arts, Reading Comprehension.
Fountas & Pinnell: M
Reading Recovery: 20
Lexile® Measure: AD630L
L.2, RF.2, RL.2, SL.2, W.2