The Little Engine That Could
The story of a train filled with toys and gifts for little boys and girls that breaks down before reaching the children. After asking several passing trains for help over the hill, a little blue train agrees to help the stranded toys. Even though she is small, the blue train tries her best to... show more
The story of a train filled with toys and gifts for little boys and girls that breaks down before reaching the children. After asking several passing trains for help over the hill, a little blue train agrees to help the stranded toys. Even though she is small, the blue train tries her best to bring the toys to the children on the other side of the hill.
Publish date: July 11th 2006
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Pages no: 38
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Classic Literature
, Picture Books
Brief Review: The little engine that could is about a train who pulls a load up a hill and doesn’t succeed at first but keeps trying and doesn’t give up and eventually gets up the hill by believing that he can do it. Idea of how it can be used in a classroom: The little engine that could, could be u...
Genre: Toys / Travel / Perseverance / Classic Year Published: 1930 Year Read: 2017 Publisher: Platt & Munk PublishersSeries: The Little Engine that Could #1 Now I have a bit of a confession to make: I actually was introduced to this classic children’s story through an animated special th...
This book is great for showing that when you put your mind to something you can do anything. That having self talks with ourselves are healthy and very encouraging at times. This book shows that doubting yourself does not get you anywhere but confidence and perseverance does. I would use this in my ...
The little Engine that Could written by Watty Piper is a 3.5 on the Accelerated Reading leveling system. This story is about a train engine that is running smoothly on his track until he comes to a large hill. The train chants "I think I can" until he is able to cross over the summit. This is a perf...
Lexile Level: 680L This story is about a train carrying supplies for children but it breaks down and can't get the goods to the children. The train asks several trains that pass by for help, but they all turn the train down. Eventually a little engine helps but she thinks she is not strong enough ...