Ready-to-copy and use Step into Reading Level 3 independent book study - Students will love this engaging story about best friends Robby and Arlo, who come into conflict about who loses their tooth first. This is a great beginning reader that encourages students to think about the qualities a friend should have as well as the qualities they themselves should have to be a good friend. This book study will help students identify and empathize with the various emotions experienced by the characters in this story. Students will consolidate their higher-level, critical thinking literacy skills in making inferences, locating information by rereading text, making connections with their feelings and story events, proving their answers, making lists, brainstorming, recording information in list and sentence form, and word study skills. Students will reinforce their writing skills as they record their answers, in addition to consolidating their reading comprehension skills.