Archive for the ‘School Year 11-12’ Category

The Lorax – 69

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

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.

Green Eggs and Ham – 68

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Green Eggs and Ham – By Dr. Seuss – One person is trying to get the other to try green eggs and ham in and with many different things. It takes the entire book before the person tries the green eggs and ham. To their amazement they actually like green eggs and ham.

Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose – 67

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose – By Dr. Seuss – This book is about a moose who is just too nice. A bug asks if he can make a home in his horns. Thidwick decides to be nice and let him. The bug lets a spider and other insects and animals come live in the moose’s horns. The other moose do not want to be around Thidwick anymore because of all the things living in his horns. Later Thidwick wants to go across the lake to eat some moose moss, but the guest out vote him. He stays on, but hunters come to shoot the deer. Thidwick remembers that his horns come off every winter, so the new ones will grow. Soon Thidwick is eating moose moss with his friends, while all his horn guest are all on a wall.

The Cat in the Hat Comes Back – 66

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

The Cat in the Hat Comes Back – By Dr. Seuss – Sally and her brother are out shoveling snow, and the cat in the hat shows up again. The boy is not happy to see the cat because of all the tricks he played last time he came over. This time he starts the mess with the spots on the tub. He tries to get rid of them only to put them on something else. Once the spots are outside on the snow the cat has to have the help of the little cats in his hat to rid them of the spots.

Are You My Mother – 65

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Are You My Mother – By Dr. Seuss – This is a cute book about a baby bird trying to find his mother. He asks several other animals if they are his mother, only to find out that they are not. This snort machine scooped the baby bird up and delivered him back to his nest. He is very lonely, but he sees a bigger bird that looks like him. That bird is his mother.

If I ran the Zoo – 64

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

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.

The Cat in the Hat – 63

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

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.

Fox in Socks – 62

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

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

Dr. Seuss’s ABC – 61

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Dr. Seuss’s ABC – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book to help learn the alphabet with. It goes through and gives several words for each letter of the alphabet.

Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery – 58

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery– By David A. Alder – Jennifer Jansen has a nick name of Camera. It got shorten to just Cam. She is called cam because she has a picture perfect memory. When her and her friends go to the senior center for a talent show everyone is upset when the cake gets stolen. It takes Cam and her memory to solve the mystery.