Grade 1

Theme 9: Special Friends

The New Friend

The New Friend by María Puncel

Laredo Publishing Company

Meet the Author

María Puncel has been a storyteller most of her life. She grew up entertaining her six younger brothers and sisters by making up stories for them. Today she writes both books that tell stories and books that give information, such as her book I Want to Be a Pilot.

Activities and Resources
eWord Game eGlossary Build a Story