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Up the Learning Tree
4.29
This book is about a young slave boy who was trying to learn to read. He would walk his master's son to school each day and then after completing his ...more
Jul 13, 2010
Jul 14, 2010
 
Painted Dreams
3.94
This book was about a little Haitian girl trying to fulfill her dreams of becoming an artist. Her family was poor and so could not afford paint or ot ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
What Mary Jo Shared
3.72
This book was about a little African American girl who was timid and reluctant to share anything at meeting time in her class. Each time she thought ...more
Jul 14, 2010
Jul 14, 2010
 
My Teacher Sleeps in School
4.04
This book is about a group of elephant students who believed their teacher was sleeping at school. They searched for clues and were convinced that th ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
The Saturday Escape
3.86
This book is about some friends who wished to attend story hour on Saturday but all ad chores or responsibilities at home. They all decided not to do ...more
Jul 2010
Jul 01, 2010
 
A Bad Case of Stripes
4.21
This book is about a little girl who refuses to be herself because she wanted to be like others and worried about being out-of-place. She eventually ...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
 
Not a Box
4.29
This book is about a bunny playing with a box and he's being questioned about each time. He refuses to settle for it being just a box because he's ap ...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
 
Our Eight Nights of Hanukkah
3.58
This book is about a Jewish family sharing their rituals for Hanukkah. It is told from a little boy's perspective. The story can be used to share wit ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
The Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza
3.84
I love this book! It is about a hen trying to get help from her friends to make a pizza and they refuse to help her. In the end they helped her becau ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
A Book of Hugs
3.60
This book is about various adorable animals giving and receiving all types of hugs. This book is calming and can be used as a simple book to teach yo ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
Jesse's Daycare
3.00
This book is about a mom and her son as he goes to an in-home daycare. The author shows what happens while Jesse is at daycare. The author did a grea ...more
Jul 12, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
 
Is This a House for Hermit Crab?
3.87
This is a very popular children's book. It is about a hermit crab getting too big, hence outgrowing his shell. He searches for a new home but is met ...more
Jul 16, 2010
Jul 16, 2010
 
How I Became a Pirate
4.06
This is a book full of humor. It is about a little boy who went off with some pirates and thought he could be like them. After he observed their life ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
The Umbrella Day
3.10
This book is about a little girl trying to use her unbrella on a rainy day to do many things apart from sheletering herself from the rain.She was usi ...more
Jul 15, 2010
Jul 15, 2010
 
Danilo the Fruit Man
3.33
This book is about a Sicilian man as he sells his fruits. It is somewhat of a folktale. The pictures are great and colorful! Can be used to expose ch ...more
Jul 12, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
 
Just Grandma and Me
4.22
This book is about a little critter who visited the beach his grandma. They had so much fun together.This is great book to be read aloud and used to ...more
Jul 2010
Jul 01, 2010
 
Lions
5.00
The author does a wonderful job in this book of giving factual information about lions. She talks about their births, their mealtime, learning,their ...more
Jul 16, 2010
Jul 16, 2010
 
The Cat and the Rooster
3.20
This book is Ukrainian folktale about a cat and his friends. I thought the story was a bit confusing but the illustrations were huge and lovely. I wo ...more
Jul 2010
Jul 01, 2010
 
Stone Soup
4.11
This story had a twist that I liked. I was curious about people eating stones for soup and then realized that it was very far from that. I enjoyed th ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
The Three Billy Goats Gruff
4.09
This traditional story has been around for ages! I just love it. The story is about three goats who are hungry and trying to get grass but have to se ...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
 
Oh, The Places You'll Go!
4.32
This book is about 'going places'. It taps into your imagination and is also full of humor. The repetition aids in children's fluency, comprehension, ...more
Jul 06, 2010
Jul 06, 2010
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