Spots on a Dalmatian. The alternating colors on subway seats. A row of snowmen in an icy field. What do these things have in common? They're all patterns! This series, developed especially for beginning readers, clearly and simply describes the many types of patterns found in different environments--from dusty deserts, sunny parks, and busy cities, to sandy seashores, dense jungles, and frosty snow scenes. Each 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Eye-catching photos that dramatically illustrate each kind of pattern ensure that early readers won't want to let go of these irresistible books!