"Swimming with Dolphins, Half and Half Series: Great Story & Cool Facts (Level 1)" is a Half and Half series book which includes the story of S. O. S. Dolphin plus Facts about dolphins!. As with other books in this series, students read a great story followed by cool facts related to the story. The Half and Half series encourages beginning readers and students to make connections between appealing, interesting stories or fiction and researched non-fiction data that permeates the story. Imaginative and colorful paper cutout style illustrations help drive the interest in the story of "Swimming with Dolphins," while the Facts portion presents both a storyline picture sequence quiz and pages of fascinating information and resources to discover more about some of the dolphin facts referred to in the story. "Swimming with Dolphins" is a great book to interest level one readers in the sea world of dolphins and learning more about marine biology.