Big Bold fire engines, waiting day and night, Ready for a rescue or a blazing fire to fight. As soon as there’s a fire alarm, the engines start to roar. The firefighters jump aboard…it rumbles out the door.” Jump aboard a bright red fire engine with a trio of friendly animal firefighters as sirens wail, lights flash, fire hoses squirt, and fires blaze — in this story that blends action and rhyme with all the details kids want to know about one of their favorite machines. The mix of visual entertainment and lively wordplay ensures that young children will delight in the reading experience, as will the adults fortunate enough to read aloud these irresistible rhymes!
This fire engine-themed book can be used in early childhood speech therapy to target tier 2 vocabulary. It is also great for sequencing events and has rhyming! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Flashing Fire Engines in speech therapy below: