Babar and the Ghost: Step Into Reading (Babar)
Illus. in full color. "Babar's family visit to Black Castle finds the
children befriending a ghost who likes them so well that he goes home with them
and raises some eyebrows with his antics. Babar's recognition factor is high,
and it's likely beginning readers will enjoy practicing their new reading
skills in his company."—Booklist.
Babar and his crew are going on a hike while on the hike it gets really stormy. So they decide to stay the night in a near by castle. There is no such thing as a ghost right? Well thats not the case in this story, the ghost even comes back to town with them the next morning.
prabably 1st or 2nd grade
The Ghost in the story gets the attention of the kids, its a old favorite. The pictures are simple so not over whelming.
I would keep this in my classroom ...more
After his father's death, Laurent continued to created over 30 Babar stories.
Laurent de Brunhoff lives in Connecticut with his wife, writer Phyllis Rose.