This narrated 20 slide power point presentation tells the story of a typical trip to the beach. It shows male and female characters of different ethnic backgrounds enjoying typical beach activities. The presentation uses clip art, photographs, sound, and animation. The animations move from left to right to encourage reading. Each slide contains short sentences or phrases, which appear before the pictures so that attention is drawn to the words first. The presentation is about 3 minutes long. This presentation is most appropriate for preschool, day care classes, and for emergent readers.