Archive for the ‘Picture Books’ Category

Dear Deer – 72

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Dear Deer – By Gene Barretta – This is a great book to help teach homophones.

If you Give a Pig a Pancake – 86

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

If you Give a Pig a Pancake – By Laura Joffe Numeroff – This set of books is great for teaching circular endings. The story begins and ends with giving a pig a pancake. The pancake starts asking for things that he things of when he gets the previous item.

If you Give a Moose a Muffin – 85

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

If you Give a Moose a Muffin – By Laura Joffe Numeroff – This set of books is great for teaching circular endings. The story begins and ends with giving a moose a muffin. The moose starts asking for things that he things of when he gets the previous item.

If you Give a Cat a Cupcake – 84

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

If you Give a Cat a Cupcake – By Laura Joffe Numeroff – This set of books is great for teaching circular endings. The story begins and ends with giving a cat a cupcake. The cat starts asking for things that he things of when he gets the previous item.

If you Give a Mouse a Cookie – 83

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

If you Give a Mouse a Cookie – By Laura Joffe Numeroff – This set of books is great for teaching circular endings. The story begins and ends with giving a mouse a cookie. The mouse starts asking for things that he things of when he gets the previous item.

Freckleface Strawberry – 82

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Freckleface Strawberry – By Julianne Moore – This little girl is being teased about her freckles and red hair. She decides to try several disguises, but all her friends start looking for her. When she returns as herself all the friends are telling her about these other strange students who came to school while she was gone.

Wimberly Worried – 81

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Wimberly Worried – By Kevin Henkes – This book is about a little mouse who worries about everything. It is great for teaching children to not worry about things that are out of their control.

So You Want to be President – 80

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

So You Want to be President – By Judith St. George – This is a great informational book about the presidents. It gives several interesting facts about different presidents. It also tells how many president were alike.

My Teacher for President – 79

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

My Teacher for President – By Kay Winters – This book we read for persuasive writing. It is also a great compare and contrast book for writing or reading. It is about a student listing the reasons why his teacher would make a good president.

Nothing ever happens on 90th street – 78

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Nothing ever happens on 90th street By Roni Schotler – This is a great book for a writing lesson. As the girl complains about nothing ever happening each neighbor tells her a different way to make her story better. One tells her the really listen to what she hears. All the neighbors giver her advice, and she winds up with a great story.