Teachers, parents, and young children alike will enjoy these short stories that are an excellent source in helping young children expand their vocabulary. Ruthie’s Adventures includes five short stories that each centering around one basic word and include a wide variety of “thesaurus” words with the same meaning. Each story includes a variety of activities that encourage children to share their own personal experiences, develop research skills, and create their own short stories.
Ruthie Feeds Molly Monster (includes thesaurus words for eat)
Ruthie Follows a Beautiful Butterfly (includes thesaurus words for pretty)
Ruthie’s Amazing Insects (includes thesaurus words for great)
Ruthie’s Big Trip (includes thesaurus words for big)
Ruthie’s Spooky Costume (includes thesaurus words for scary)