Winter is a special time of year. The air is cold, sw falls, and animals sleep. People go sledding and skating and celebrate New Years Day and Valentines Day. This nfiction Beginning-to-Read book contains high-frequency words and content vocabulary. This book can be paired with It's Winter, Dear Dragon as a fiction counterpart. Reading reinforcement pages include a word list and activities to strengthen early literacy skills, such as understanding the craft and structure of nfiction text, key vocabulary words, phonics and language skills, close reading, and fluency.