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BKLYN Pre-K for All- Transportation unit

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A letter for Leo

Sergio Ruzzier. |


Byron Barton. |

Bus drivers

by Rebecca Pettiford. |

The bus is for us!

Michael Rosen ; Gillian Tyler. |

The construction alphabet book

Jerry Pallotta ; [illustrated by] Rob Bolster. |

Construction workers

by Cari Meister. |

Diary of a pilot

Angela Royston. |

Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!

words and pictures by Mo Willems. |

Even firefighters hug their moms

Christine Kole MacLean ; illustrated by Mike Reed. |

Fast and Slow

Britta Teckentrup. |

Firefighters A to Z

Chris L. Demarest. |

Food trucks!

Mark Todd. |

I'm a truck driver

Jonathan London ; illustrated by David Parkins. |

I read signs

Tana Hoban. |

I read symbols

Tana Hoban. |

The little airplane

Lois Lenski. |

The little engine that could

retold by Watty Piper ; illustrated by George & Doris Hauman. |

The little engine that could

retold by Watty Piper ; with new art by Loren Long. |

Machines at work

Byron Barton. |

Machines at work

Byron Barton. |

Miss Dorothy and her bookmobile

by Gloria Houston ; illustrated by Susan Condie Lamb. |


Amy Shields. |

Officer Buckle and Gloria

Peggy Rathmann. |

Police officers

by Cari Meister. |

Road builders

by B.G. Hennessy ; pictures by Simms Taback. |

Roll, slope, and slide

by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Denise Shea. |


Christoph Niemann. |

Signs in my neighborhood

by Shelly Lyons ; consulting editor: Gail Saunders-Smith. |

Tito, the firefighter

written by Tim Hoppey ; illustrated by Kimberly Hoffman ; translated by Eida de la Vega = Tito, el bombero / escrito por Tim Hoppey ; ilustrado por Kimberly Hoffman ; traducciâon por Eida de la Vega. |


Elisha Cooper. |

Trains go

Steve Light. |

Transportation in my neighborhood

by Shelly Lyons ; consulting editor, Gail Saunders-Smith. |

Trashy town

Andrea Zimmerman and David Clemesha ; illustrated by Dan Yaccarino. |


Donald Crews. |


Donald Crews. |


Daniel Nunn. |

Who sank the boat?

Pamela Allen. |

The Big book of things that go

photography by Richard Leeney ; additional photography by Lynton Gardner, Finbar Hawkins, and Alex Wilson ; illustrations by Jonathan Heale. |

What do wheels do all day?

April Jones Prince ; illustrated by Giles Laroche. |

Go! go! go! stop!

Charise Mericle Harper. |

Whose vehicle is this?

by Sharon Katz Cooper ; illustrated by Amy Bailey Muehlenhardt. |

The bus for us

Suzanne Bloom. |