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Dot the fire dog / by Lisa Desimini.

Desimini, Lisa, (author.). Berliner, Ruth. (Added Author). Carroll, Jon. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Main Library D (Text) 33172002588935 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Main Library D (Text) 33172002708574 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 06/25/2019
Florence - Olanta Branch JCDB Desimini (Text) 33172004733737 Juvenile CD & Book Available -
Kershaw - Elgin Library Desimini (Text) 33255002838655 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Williamsburg - Hemingway E FIC DESI (Text) 32955830141526 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Williamsburg - Kingstree E FIC DESI (Text) 32955830141534 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1555926193
  • ISBN: 9781555926199
  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (approximately 7 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in + 1 book (32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm)
  • Publisher: [Weston, Conn.] : Weston Woods, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Book and cd includes Fire Safety Tips.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Ruth Berliner, music composed by Jon Carroll.
Summary, etc.:
Dot the fire dog accompanies the firefighters from the fire station as they respond to a call.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 2.3 0.5 54585
Subject: Fire extinction > Juvenile fiction.
Fire fighters > Juvenile fiction.
Dalmatian dog > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Audiobooks collection > Fiction.
Fire fighters > Fiction.
Dalmatian dog > Fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children > Juvenile fiction.

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PreS-Gr 2-Dot the Dalmatian lives in a fire station. Sometimes she plays catch with one of her firefighter friends, while other firefighters play games, read a book, or cook spaghetti. But when the fire bell rings, everyone, including Dot, puts on their helmets, jumps into the fire truck, and rushes to fight the fire. Dot and the firefighters rescue people and animals and work to put out the fire in this adaptation of Lisa Desimini's book (Scholastic, 2001). Desimini's brightly colored paintings are slightly animated. Lively music by Jon Carroll enhances this production that is adequately narrated by a well-spoken female. Students will enjoy repeated viewings and will learn from Dot's fire safety tips that conclude the video. Schools will appreciate the variety of curriculum units the film supports, including firefighters, community helpers, safety, and dogs. Public libraries will want to add this well-produced title to their materials on firefighters.-Shauna Yusko, King County Library System, Bellevue, WA (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


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