Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site

Our words are load, crane, beam, and heap. The words come from the book Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site. Watch the video below to hear the book.


Truck carrying a load

A load is a large amount being carried.


crane is a large, tall machine used for moving heavy objects, typically by suspending them from a projecting arm or beam.


A beam is a long, sturdy piece of squared wood or metal.

Heap of clothes

A heap is a pile.

Help your child look for an example of a load, crane, beam or heap in the picture above, or in your neighborhood.

 Congratulations, you are helping your child develop a large vocabulary!