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Daniel Plays Ball

Ready-to-Read Pre-Level 1

Adapted by Maggie Testa / Illustrated by Jason Fruchter

About The Book

A new generation of children love Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, inspired by the classic series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood!

Daniel Tiger learns that practice makes perfect in this sweet Pre-level 1 Ready-to-Read based on a popular episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!


Daniel, Prince Wednesday, and Miss Elaina are playing at the park with Prince Tuesday. The group decides to play a game of animal ball, but Daniel can’t seem to catch the ball. With some encouragement from Prince Tuesday, Daniel discovers that if he keeps trying, he’ll get better!

© 2014 The Fred Rogers Company.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon Spotlight (August 26, 2014)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781481417105
  • Grades: P - K
  • Ages: 3 - 5
  • Lexile ® 340L The Lexile reading levels have been certified by the Lexile developer, MetaMetrics®

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