Archive for October, 2013

Scream for Ice Cream – 25

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Scream for Ice Cream – By Carolyn Keene -Nancy, George, and Bess are entering the Jim and Barry’s Ice Cream flavor contest. The Ice Scream factory will give a years worth of ice cream to the flavor that wins as their new flavor. Kendra has a great recipe, but it gets stolen. Kendra asks Nancy and the Clue Crew to solve the case before the contest. Nancy thinks all the clues have “melted”, but just at the end Nancy gets her answer.

Long Night Moon – 24

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Long Night Moon – By Cynthia Rylant -This book is a good teaching book about the phases of the moon. It talks about what happens each month. It really relates to our science standards in second grade.

Sunshine Makes the Seasons – 23

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Sunshine Makes the Seasons – By Franklyn M. Branley -This book informs students what role the sun plays in making the different seasons.

Hopping Mad – 22

Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Hopping Mad – By Franklin W. Dixon – This is another great Hardy Boy book. Frank and Joe are practicing for the annual school talent show. The show is interrupted with frogs falling form the ceiling. The school bully confesses to doing it, but the Hardy brothers do not believe him. The principal gives the boys 30 minutes to solve the case or she is calling the boy’s parents. It comes down to the wire, but they solve it in the nick of time.