Archive for March, 2014

Dexter The Tough – 78

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Dexter The Tough– By Margaret Peterson Haddix – This was a great book. Dexter is starting a new school. He is living with his Grandmother. His first writing assignment leads him to learn more about his feelings and make a new friend. Is Dexter going to be labeled as a bully?

Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? – 77

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great beginner book. My students like it also. I read the words, and they provided the sound effects. It was a fun week with read across America week celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday.

Fox in Socks – 76

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Fox in Socks – By Dr. Seuss – This is a read aloud book. It is a tongue twister book also.

And to Think I Saw it on Mulberry Street – 75

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

And to Think I Saw it on Mulberry Street By Dr. Seuss – This book is about a young boy who tells his dad about what he sees on his way home.

The Cat in the Hat – 74

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

The Cat in the Hat – By Dr. Seuss – This is a book about Sally and her brother who are bored by the rain. The cat in the hat comes in and causes all kinds of trouble while their mother is away.

Hunches in Bunches – 73

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Hunches in Bunches – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book to read. This little boy keeps getting “hunches” that interrupt his other hunches. He cannot decide what he wants to do until he gets the munch hunch. Great read.

The Cat in the Hat – 72

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

The Cat in the Hat – By Dr. Seuss – This is a book about Sally and her brother who are bored by the rain. The cat in the hat comes in and causes all kinds of trouble while their mother is away.

If I ran the Zoo – 71

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

If I ran the Zoo – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book about how Gerald MrGrew would change the zoo. He would get some unusual animals from some exotic places.

Fox in Socks – 70

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Fox in Socks – By Dr. Seuss – This is a read aloud book. It is a tongue twister book also.

The Lorax – 69

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

The Lorax – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book to help young children understand about taking care of the environment. They are going to cut down just one tree, but they end up cutting down the entire forest. The Lorax tries to warn them, but they do not listen.