Goldfish can be a variety of vivid colors and they are easy to care for, so they can make great first pets for kids. Early readers who are interested in these fascinating and low-maintenance pets will learn about the key ideas of caring for them, including what they eat, cleaning their tanks, and water maintenance. Full-color photos enhance the simple text that is thoughtfully written with early readers in mind. This title also includes a glossary to further help students build vocabulary skills as they interpret the responsibilities of goldfish ownership. Additionally, an index can help students locate key details about these aquatic animals. Complete with a section for readers to explore further information about goldfish, this title is sure to inspire early readers to not only become responsible pet owners, but also skilled readers.