This book would be great for children that have anxiety and worries about unnecessary things. Also it would be a good book for the first day of schoolThis book would be great for children that have anxiety and worries about unnecessary things. Also it would be a good book for the first day of school, for students to relate to. It could also help a student in the aspect of friendship and finding new friends. The book has a good rhyme and vocabulary in it so the students can relate to and learn at the same time. It can be used as an example of repetition because of the repetition of "worry, worried". ...more

This book can help students deal with death. It gives them the chance to interact with the book by writing,coloring, and expressing oneself. The bookThis book can help students deal with death. It gives them the chance to interact with the book by writing,coloring, and expressing oneself. The book can also help with learning about life: the cycle of it, the important things, and how to deal with it. ...more

This book will help with students suffering from being bullied. It gives them many examples on how to handle the situation. It shows students to dealThis book will help with students suffering from being bullied. It gives them many examples on how to handle the situation. It shows students to deal with their problems because if you don't then it makes you feel bad, affecting your physical health. It teaches how to deal with a range of feeelings: worry, anger, embrassment, anxiety, trouble sleeping, confidence, empowerment, and nervousness....more

This book can help African American students relate to the "race". It has a specal way of writing that could include many rhymes and such. It teachesThis book can help African American students relate to the "race". It has a specal way of writing that could include many rhymes and such. It teaches about courage and being an individual. being yourself....more

It can be used in punctuation: for students to see how the exclamation mark was used and other marks. It can help a student that is always in troubleIt can be used in punctuation: for students to see how the exclamation mark was used and other marks. It can help a student that is always in trouble or difficult. I can help teachers realize how they are approaching situations with students: always yelling. It also show that their are always conseqences for your actions and that there are rules for a reason. The pictures help to illustrate the meaning which could help student to connect the words to the illustrations....more

This book teaches students to be individuals and to take pride in themselves. It teaches them to like themselves and to be confident. It also has rhymThis book teaches students to be individuals and to take pride in themselves. It teaches them to like themselves and to be confident. It also has rhyming words that could help a arts of language lesson. It also has many silly words and descriptions to grasps the students and make them want to like themselves and others. It would be a great book to read to solve bullying and image problems....more

This is an inspirational book to read to the students. This book shows students that not everyone learns at the same pace or the same way. Also it shoThis is an inspirational book to read to the students. This book shows students that not everyone learns at the same pace or the same way. Also it shows that reading and writing is difficult to do at times. It takes practice, encouragement, and hard work.

It is not stated if the girl has a learning disability or problems, but she was able to work through it with the help of her teacher. It's a reminder to the teacher to always be there to help the students succeed. When a teacher sees a student having a problem, it is the teacher's job to help the students in any way possible. We should just be motivating and encouraging students which will me most helpful. ...more

It can help show students different sentence structure. Like long then short, repeating the same words. Understanding others. Learning not to assume bIt can help show students different sentence structure. Like long then short, repeating the same words. Understanding others. Learning not to assume because you never know how others are feeling. Being nice/helpful to others....more

Good book to introduce quotations and how they work. It has rhyming. it it told from the grounhog's perspective so we can learn about point of views. TGood book to introduce quotations and how they work. It has rhyming. it it told from the grounhog's perspective so we can learn about point of views. The book craftly includes much information about the groundhog with having to research it. ...more

This explores the option of math. It see how the boy relates math to his everyday life. Can use this to help students relate math to their every day lThis explores the option of math. It see how the boy relates math to his everyday life. Can use this to help students relate math to their every day life. Use for morning math problems the questions in the back. I could examine the mathematics on how he got his answers when making things bigger than they are....more

Full of older poems to teach students the art of rhyming. Can use as an example of the many way you can rhyme or make poetry

All poems are of math. TeacFull of older poems to teach students the art of rhyming. Can use as an example of the many way you can rhyme or make poetry

All poems are of math. Teach easy poems to remember/learn certain math tricks. Fun math book for quotes....more

This is a good book to introduce addition and subtraction. Teacher can go through book twice; the second time, going throught the addition of the monsThis is a good book to introduce addition and subtraction. Teacher can go through book twice; the second time, going throught the addition of the monsters and the subtraction of the monsters. Also the book teaches counting consecutively to ten, then jumps by tens to forty. It teaches the student the basic numbers where teacher can build upon the knowledge here.

It also rhymes. Teaches students rhyming families. students can go through and name the rhyming families. The pictures correlate well with the book. ...more

This book can help students learn how to write short poems themselves. They can gain from the author how to use short concise words to paint a vivid pThis book can help students learn how to write short poems themselves. They can gain from the author how to use short concise words to paint a vivid picture. Also the punctuation used in the books helps the students learn the effect of it in a sentence and in a poem. Repeating the word up send students the picture and message that the girl likes to be up. Teaches how repetition serves the purpose of emphasizing. The book teaches the emphasis of sound words and how students can make them....more

The book can illustrate how to use alliteration- repetition of the same letter to consecutative words.

The book list many synonomns- show how differentThe book can illustrate how to use alliteration- repetition of the same letter to consecutative words.

The book list many synonomns- show how different words have similiar meanings It introduces many new words that can be described using context clues HAs lots of rhyming words

Math- counting the crocodiles They wer counted going up from one to ten and counted down from ten to one. Teaches the sequence of numbers. Can have the students actually add them all together. Also can talk about the usage of "how many"...more

This book can help students with new siblings. Teaches to be helpful and seek responsiblity. Help her cope and others Teaches to love and care for thinThis book can help students with new siblings. Teaches to be helpful and seek responsiblity. Help her cope and others Teaches to love and care for things and others. ...more

The book would be good to read to class as a mystery book to find out if Jessica is real or not. It can be used to demonstrate connections and coincidThe book would be good to read to class as a mystery book to find out if Jessica is real or not. It can be used to demonstrate connections and coincidences- between imaginary and real Jessica. It teaches repetition in certain parts of the the book. ...more

Its a birthday book. Teacher can red on a students birthday. It shows sequencing- the child remembering birth to 6th birthday. CAn lead into a sequenciIts a birthday book. Teacher can red on a students birthday. It shows sequencing- the child remembering birth to 6th birthday. CAn lead into a sequencing activity. Students can connect to this (text-to-self) with a personal experience of a birthday. This is used a book mentor....more

A boy loses his tooth. This is relate able to students in 1st-3rd grade who are loosing their teeth. It can be an modeling book to learn bwtn fables (A boy loses his tooth. This is relate able to students in 1st-3rd grade who are loosing their teeth. It can be an modeling book to learn bwtn fables (wise-tales or made up myths) and the truth. Students can write about this as a personal experience about a tooth. Can teach them about describing and using adjectives. ...more

Book teaches so many things It teachings about making choices. Everyone makes choices and the choices should be thought about before doing. Can problemBook teaches so many things It teachings about making choices. Everyone makes choices and the choices should be thought about before doing. Can problem solve on what Lilly should have done. It teaches about learning to wait. Everyone needs to learn patience. Not everything is going to happen whne you want it to happen. It is good to learn patience to not get upset, sad, or angry about when something doesnt happen when you want it to. It teaches about consequences for actions. Students need to know that there are consequences for all actions, good and bad. You are responsible for your actions so your are responsible for the consequences that follow you actions. Can talk about the bad choices and the good choice Lilly made in the book. It teaches about thinking before you act because you can be remorseful about your actions. We should never do anything to intentionally hurt others. When our actions hurt others, then we must make it right. It teaches about apologizing when you do something wrong no matter what it is. This builds character, morals, and humility. It models having something special. Good book to lead into a show and tell. Everyone should be able to share something special about each other. It teaches that there is a time and a place for everything. Do not do things when it doesnt fit. I was not good for Lilly to share during class time. Students can problem solve about the right places for things (eating during snack/lunch, not class time; etc)...more

THis is a good book to read to students with new siblings. It teaches the responsibilites of being an other sibling. Learning to love each other in thTHis is a good book to read to students with new siblings. It teaches the responsibilites of being an other sibling. Learning to love each other in the family. Defending family members. Teach about feelings and traits. Have students think about how Lilly should have dealt with her feelings. ...more

Another one of Kevin Henkes Lily stories. Her Lily is having her big day! She wants to be apart of her teachers wedding as a flower girl. This is a cuAnother one of Kevin Henkes Lily stories. Her Lily is having her big day! She wants to be apart of her teachers wedding as a flower girl. This is a cute book that students, especially some girls, can relate to. Henkes has a way of writing that connects to children. Students can write about a big day that they have experience.

This book teaches that everything does not happen how we want it to. We must be hopeful and be a "good sport" about how things happen. Lily was sad that she could not be the flower girl, but she continued to help in any way she could. Then she saved the wedding by helping the flower girl. She stayed positive and it worked out in her favor. Students could write about how something did not turn out how they wanted it and how they handled it. ...more

The book is a good critical thinking for students. Teacher can ask what do students think about the characters coming out of the book. What will happeThe book is a good critical thinking for students. Teacher can ask what do students think about the characters coming out of the book. What will happen to the story? Have them think about the possibilities if this happened. Also it can be used for students to compare to the orginal 3 little pigs. How was the story different and similar? Why do you think the author did the 2nd book like this? This critcal thinking would be great for 2nd grade and up. ...more