Children Make Terrible Pets Activity Pack
Compare and contrast pets with a Venn Diagram, create a lost pet poster, create and write a post card, and solve two animal puzzles after reading the delightful picture storybook Children Make Terrible Pets by Peter Brown. These printables make it easy to add to some meaningful, fun and creative ac...
On a Beam of Light Activity Pack
Write an acrostic poem, create a post card and solve a crossword after reading or listening to the picture story book, "On a Beam of Light" by Jennifer Berne. The template makes it easy for students to create an acrostic poem. There are two versions one for Albert and a second for Einstein. The p...
Books with Adjectives - This Reading Mama
Books with Adjectives These are some of our favorite books with adjectives. Some of them are teaching books that explain adjectives and how you use them and others are books that have a good number of adjectives in them. My kids enjoy listening to me read them aloud. Afterwards, we sometimes do “adjective hunts”, looking ... Read More about Books with Adjectives
The Boy Who Changed the World - Picture Books - Children
Did you know that what you do today can change the world forever? The Boy Who Changed the World opens with a young Norman Borlaug playing in his family’s cornfields with his sisters. One day, Norman would grow up and use his knowl
Guest Blogger - Little Miss Kindergarten
Guest blogger Little Miss Kindergarten shares a selection of read aloud books to use to help with behavior management.
Childrens Books for Teaching Verbs -- list of best picture books to use
Teaching verbs and/or teaching adverbs can be a lot of fun--for you and your students--with the following excellent children's books. Appropriate for Kindergarten to 4th grade.
Book Review: The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes
Authors: Mark Pett and Gary Rubinstein Interest Level: Ages 5 and Up A Note From the Publisher: Meet Beatrice Bottomwell: a nine-year-old girl who has never (not once!) made a mistake. She never forgets her math homework, she never wears mismatched socks, and she ALWAYS wins the yearly talent show at school. In fact, Beatrice holds the record of perfection in her hometown, where she is known as The Girl Who Never Makes Mistakes. Life for Beatrice is sailing along pretty smoothly until she…
Each year, librarians from various international schools meet and select 25-30 books in each of the Sakura Medal categories (Picture Books, Graphic Novels,Chapter Books, Middle School, High School, Japanese Picture Books, Japanese Chapter Books, Japanese Middle School, and Japanese High School). Books are chosen that are no more than two years old and that are from a variety of backgrounds and across a wide range of reading abilities.
Who Pushed Humpty Dumpty?
Who Pushed Humpty Dumpty? book. Read 136 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Break-in at the Three Bears family home? It could only b...