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The Big Bat
3.44
This book was cool because it was about the Louisville Slugger Museum, which is right here where we are. It would be cool to take students on a field...more
Oct 06, 2011
Oct 06, 2011
 
Firegirl
3.72
This would be a really good book to read to children and teach them about how people are different in many ways, but that doesn't mean you should excl...more
Apr 2011
Sep 09, 2011
 
One Green Apple
4.00
This book was excellent. The illustrations are crazy because they look like photographs, but they're actually paintings. It's also a really great book...more
Oct 25, 2011
Oct 25, 2011
 
Louise the Big Cheese and the Back-to-School Smarty-Pants
3.55
I enjoyed this book because it has a focus on teachers. Louise didn't like her teacher because she was hard on her and didn't always give her good gra...more
Sep 26, 2011
Oct 09, 2011
 
Fancy Nancy: Poison Ivy Expert
3.96
Fancy Nancy is a very popular character with young children and many recognize her, but this was the first Fancy Nancy book I had ever actually read....more
Oct 13, 2011
Oct 13, 2011
 
Loser
3.71
I really enjoyed this book. It was a different style than a traditional story, but I liked the style of it. Jerry Spinelli had a lot of personality in...more
Sep 25, 2011
Sep 26, 2011
 
The Relatives Came
4.20
This book was pretty decent. The story itself wasn't awesome, but it's still a good book to read around holidays because your students might have rela...more
Nov 17, 2011
Nov 22, 2011
 
The Hello, Goodbye Window
3.80
I wasn't assigned to read this book in class, but everyone else who had read it spoke so highly of it that I decided to read it anyway. I thought it w...more
Sep 20, 2011
Dec 15, 2011
 
Taxi! Taxi!
3.27
I enjoyed this book because it represented both city and country life. The main character of the story is a little girl and her uncle is a taxi driver...more
Oct 13, 2011
Oct 13, 2011
 
Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge
4.40
I thought this book was very sweet and touching. It would be good to teach children about memories and maybe ask them about some they've had. It's als...more
Aug 30, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
Off To Kindergarten
3.57
This was kind of a silly story. I think children in school would find it funny. It would be good to read to children and ask them what kinds of things...more
Sep 14, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
 
Joey Pigza Loses Control
3.77
This book was very interesting, but I really enjoyed it. It shows that not everyone comes from a perfect home life, as evidenced by Joey and his divor...more
Sep 23, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Beef Princess of Practical County
3.77
I thought this book was okay. It wasn't terrible or anything, but there was just something about it that didn't really grab me. I think in the end it...more
Oct 19, 2011
Oct 20, 2011
 
Monsoon Summer
3.81
When I first started reading this book, I didn't get into it that much. It started out kind of slow and it took me about 100 pages or so to really get...more
Nov 21, 2011
Nov 22, 2011
 
Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale
4.26
I absolutely loved this book! I thought it was so cute and funny. I loved the expressions on Trixie's face throughout the story; I thought they portra...more
Sep 08, 2011
Sep 09, 2011
 
Luna
3.90
I really loved this book. I think it would be a good story to kind of expose students to sexual orientation, but I'm not exactly sure what age I would...more
Apr 2011
Sep 11, 2011
 
Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion
4.37
This book really got to me. In this one, Trixie loses Knuffle Bunny, and while she misses him she also starts to realize that she's growing up and may...more
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
 
Saying Goodbye to Lulu
4.26
Oh my gosh, this book was so sad! It almost made me cry, and I think it would have the same effect on children because it's something they can relate...more
Oct 06, 2011
Oct 09, 2011
 
Boundless Grace
4.06
This was a really good book. It's about a girl named Grace who is struggling to figure out what "family" means; her parents are divorced and she lives...more
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
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