What is a Dream?

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  • A whimsical bedtime story that encourages young minds to dream and allows readers to explore the world through the eyes of Little Ari and her talking dog, Pepper.
  • Empathetic oral reading fluency support
  • Helps children become a fluent reader

Grade Level: 2 - 3 | Lexile Level: 410L - 600L | Genre: Picture Book


Meet The Author

Shanita Allen is the author of the Let’s Go Dreaming children’s book series, which inspires young minds to dream big and allows readers to see the world through the eyes of Little Ari and her talking dog, Pepper.  The Let’s Go Dreaming series is a collection of 9 books that teach lessons about acceptance, diversity, friendship, special needs, and bullying.

Shanita is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Florida State University. She has been serving individuals with Developmental Disabilities since 2003.

Have you ever wondered, “just what exactly is a dream?” What do dreams sound like? What do dreams feel like? How are dreams created? Well, Little Ari's talking dog, Pepper, certainly has!

Join Little Ari and Pepper as they explore the world of dreams in this bedtime story, written in rhyme. Little Ari reveals a magical formula for creating a dream and explains what dreams are, through the use of the 5 senses. This whimsical bedtime story will certainly ensure that your little one has the sweetest of dreams.


Help your child become a FLUENT READER

The Lumos Reading Buddy is an industry-first online oral reading fluency program that integrates speech processing technologies with machine learning to provide empathetic oral reading fluency support.

The program leverages research-based methodologies such as independent reading, repeated reading, teacher modeling, and more!

Lumos StepUp Online Test Prep Program
  • Reads the book aloud to the child

  • Enables rigorous vocabulary practice

  • Records the child’s reading of the book

  • Quizzes the child on reading comprehension

  • Provides reading fluency metrics to Parents

SUBSCRIPTION PLAN - $4.95 (One-Time Payment)

SUBSCRIPTION PLAN - $4.95 (One-Time Payment)

What Do You Get?

  • A whimsical bedtime story that encourages young minds to dream.

  • Cold Reading: Children can Read, Record, and Listen to the Story in their Voice

  • Vocabulary Practice: Lumos FlashCube and Quiz for Word Mastery

  • Read-along with an audio narration while paying attention to the highlighted text

  • Hot Reading: Children can Re-Read, Record, and Listen to the Story in their Voice

  • Interactive Quiz to demonstrate reading comprehension

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