Join sibling Chihuahuas, Bella and Harry, as they travel to Florence and visit the Piazza del Duomo, Accademia Gallery, Uffizi Gallery, Ponte Vecchio, Arno River and other beautiful places. Take a day trip to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Along the way, sample local cuisine and learn basic Italian phrases.
The Adventures of Bella and Harry picture book series chronicles the escapades of a pup named Bella and her little brother Harry, who travel the world exploring the sights and sounds of new, exciting cities. The series is an informative, interactive, and exciting way to introduce children to travel, different countries, customs, history, and landmarks. The educational value of this book is cleverly disguised amidst dozens of illustrated pages with characters that are sure to win the hearts of young readers.
Please visit our website for coloring pages, lesson plans and other suggested extensions to accompany this title. Reading levels and other metrics are also available on the website. As our titles span cities all over the globe, think of the Bella and Harry series as the perfect starting point (or companion piece) for many homeschooling lessons. Each book offers a brief overview of different areas around the world allowing you and your child the opportunity to explore the world from the comfort of your own home.
Additional support materials (activities), with varying levels of difficulty, can be found on the Reading is Fundamental (RIF) website in their Literacy Central section.
Traveling the world with these two cute and cuddly Chihuahuas allows young readers to gain an appreciation of the world and its cultural diversity.
Happy Travels from Bella Boo and Harry too!!!
Author: Lisa Manzione
Ages: 3-7 years