Ten Apples Up on Top! by Dr. Seuss is a picture book about animals seeing how many apples they can stack on their heads. This book will help beginning readers read simple rhyming sentences. Ten Apples Up on Top! also gives teachers a perfect opportunity to have students practice counting to ten and doing math. An activity that can be done with this book is to have students count by ones to ten using red counters. Another activity is to have students identify the rhyming words within the book and see if the students could think of anymore words that rhyme with the words in the book. The Lexile Leveling system rates this book as 200L (1st grade).