Big Al and Shrimpy
there was a very clever
fish named Shrimpy.
You could not find
a smarter fish.
But Shrimpy was also very, very small.
Poor Shrimpy! He wants to be like Big Al, loved and adored by all the other fish. But who would want to be friends with such a teeny, tiny fish? Big Al, that's who! He's big and scary-looking, and he remembers what it was like to be friendles...more
I would use this book when talking about different things animals do in order to survive. Fish travel in groups or stick to bigger fish in order to prevent from being eaten.
This book also briefly talks about force, and you can branch out from this text to talking about force.
Appropriate for Kindergarten to 4th grade.
Recommended grade level: P-5