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Pizza Counting
3.48
I thought the beginning mind be confusing for children, when it doesn't count cheese as a topping... because I am an adult and think that cheese would ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Anno's Counting Book
4.00
I like the pictures... but I think this book would be confusing if a student is trying to learn to count. Sometimes there are more of something (such ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly
4.16
Like the use of "fancy" words, and love illustrations. This book was kind of girly, and if you have students who like Butterflies, this might be a fun ...more
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Apr 02, 2009
 
Matched (Matched, #1)
3.72
Much like the hunger games and other books with a "new and improved" society after ours failed. I enjoyed this book, but not the ending as much. Am re ...more
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Aug 31, 2013
 
Miss Rumphius
4.44
Unique illustrations. For a reader who does fine with decoding (mid-level reader). She travels to all sorts of places. I liked the grandfathers advice ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Mouse Count
3.79
I think her books are so cute! I love the personalities that she gives the mice, and how they always outsmart whatever is trying to eat them. I like t ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Frog Goes to Dinner
4.14
I loved this book! I love the illustrations, and how self explanatory the book is. Some of the other wordless books were just confusing... and the sto ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
These Is My Words (Sarah Agnes Prine, #1)
4.36
After I started reading this book, I began to feel like Sarah! Her voice was such that I felt Like I was living right along with her! I loved a lot ab ...more
Feb 22, 2013
Feb 17, 2013
 
Oliver Pig and the Best Fort Ever
3.70
Good for students learning to read. Level 2 book. Teaches that you should be sharing, and work together (otherwise you might regret it later). Seemed ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Chicken and Cat
3.79
Another wordless book that I had a really hard time making much sense of (except the end... mostly). The cat looks so depressed throughout the book. A ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Fine Feathered Friends
3.55
I read, "Osprey". I thought this was a very unique form of poem. Is great for children in creating their own poems... possibly about the animals they ...more
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Apr 24, 2009
 
First the Egg
4.03
Great illustrations. Kind of fun how it cycles back, but for the same reason it was kind of confusing... because first it was the egg... then it was t ...more
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Apr 02, 2009
 
Winter: An Alphabet Acrostic
3.83
It was cool that the whole book was full of an acrostic about winter, but I didn't really like the pictures. If I were trying to teach what an Acrosti ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Witnesses to Freedom: Young People Who Fought for Civil Rights
4.42
Yet another great book that would be great for kids to see how young people dealt with the civil right's movement. Great for kids to see the perspecti ...more
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Apr 13, 2009
 
Heir Apparent (Rasmussem Corporation, #2)
4.07
I loved this book! I thought it was uniquely written, and very engaging! I learned that I can actually like high fantasy. This is about a girl who get ...more
Jan 2009
Feb 06, 2009
 
There Comes a Time: The Struggle for Civil Rights
3.95
This might be a good book to introduce the topic of civil right's movement to students. Then I could introduce some of the other book's (with individu ...more
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Apr 13, 2009
 
Mouse Shapes
3.59
I really enjoy the illustrations in her books (mouse books that is). I, again, love the personalities she gives the mice. I also love, how they trick ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Each Peach Pear Plum
4.21
My favorite thing about this book are the pictures. Would be a fun "I Spy" book for kids. My all time favorite though, that when you're looking for Mo ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Son (The Giver, #4)
3.95
I enjoyed seeing the characters throughout the series connected in this book. For myself I found it a little slow moving, but of course I had to know ...more
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Jan 28, 2013
 
The Ersatz Elevator (A Series of Unfortunate Events, #6)
3.97
Love it! I went into my practicum and we read the whole book! Students loved these books, and they taught a lot of phrases, and vocabulary. Plus becau ...more
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Apr 02, 2009
 
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat
4.10
I must say I was pretty devastated when he lost his button... after all it had been through. Liked the pictures, and how each part led to the next. Cu ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
A Corner of the Universe
4.04
Hattie lives in a small town, where everybody knows everybody. She meets her Uncle Adam and has a great summer! This book was good, yet a little depre ...more
Feb 2009
Feb 10, 2009
 
Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and The Endurance
3.90
Fantastic! I fell in love with Shackleton! He seemed like a very inspired man! I think kids would love this book, and the exciting journey they attemp ...more
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Apr 02, 2009
 
The Wanderings of Odysseus
3.82
Great! I thought it kept the interest quite well. I thought it moved from each wandering to the next fairly quickly, which may be good for children.
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Jan 21, 2009
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.23
I must admit I didn't fall in love with this book instantly. I had a hard time keeping track of all the characters and their status at first. I was al ...more
Mar 08, 2013
Feb 17, 2013
 
A Apple Pie
3.23
Was very unsatisfied with the ending. X, Y, and Z had nothing to do with the pie... where as the last 23 letters had. Fun pictures, but some things we ...more
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Song and Dance Man
3.98
Fantastic! I wish my grandpa was that cool! Shows a grandpas love for dancing, as well as his grandchildren. Great illustrations with lots of color.
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Apr 03, 2009
 
Yo! Yes?
3.83
Love this book! Asks mostly questions. Shows that communication can be expressed in very few words. Multicultural... (I guess).
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Apr 02, 2009
 
The Wanderings of Odysseus: The Story of "The Odyssey"
3.82
Great! Is a I-must-know-what-finally-happens-in-the-end type of book. Has a happy ending, well, at least for Odysseus.
Jan 16, 2009
Jan 21, 2009
 
First Grade Takes a Test
3.98
I actually learned something from this book! I like the lesson being taught, and how accurately (I believe) it portrays the situation.
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Apr 03, 2009
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