This book would be great to use for 5th graders when learning about Georgia landforms under earth science in the Georgia Performance Standards. This bThis book would be great to use for 5th graders when learning about Georgia landforms under earth science in the Georgia Performance Standards. This book has many great landforms in Georgia that would be very beneficial to 4th-5th graders when introducing or elaborating on Georgia landforms. We could discuss weathering that has taken place and erosion at these locations....more
I Wanna New Room is very similar to I Wanna Iguana. I would use this book in grades 1-3rd when discussing persuasive writing! It's an extremely cute bI Wanna New Room is very similar to I Wanna Iguana. I would use this book in grades 1-3rd when discussing persuasive writing! It's an extremely cute book that helps kids realize different ways to persuade. ...more
Feel the Wind is an okay story. If I were to use this book I'd implement it with children in grades 3rd-5th when they're going to be learning about wiFeel the Wind is an okay story. If I were to use this book I'd implement it with children in grades 3rd-5th when they're going to be learning about wind, hurricanes, tornadoes, and different weather patterns. In the back of the book there's a great activity that has the children make windmills.
Nine O'Clock Lullaby is a great book for both math and science! I would use this book to conduct lessons on time and different time zones for science.Nine O'Clock Lullaby is a great book for both math and science! I would use this book to conduct lessons on time and different time zones for science. Social studies could even be incorporated when discussing the different locations. I'd implement this story with children in grades 2nd-3rd. I love how it begins with a start time in one state then builds off that time to tell what time it is in other areas of the world when it's a specific time in one location. ...more
Excellent book to read with children in grades k-2! I use this book when introducing measurement to my children. It's a fun and engaging book with greExcellent book to read with children in grades k-2! I use this book when introducing measurement to my children. It's a fun and engaging book with great pictures!...more
Me and the Measure of THings would be great for children in grades k-2. I would use this book during a measurement unit to do a lesson on teaspoons anMe and the Measure of THings would be great for children in grades k-2. I would use this book during a measurement unit to do a lesson on teaspoons and cups. This book is a great book to integrate math and literacy in the classroom. ...more
Inch by Inch is a very cute book with great pictures! It reminds me of Eric Carles books. I would use this book in grades k-2 to introduce measurementInch by Inch is a very cute book with great pictures! It reminds me of Eric Carles books. I would use this book in grades k-2 to introduce measurement.
Earrings by Judith Viorst is such a cute and humorous book. It's about a young girl who is trying her hardest to persuade her parents to let her get hEarrings by Judith Viorst is such a cute and humorous book. It's about a young girl who is trying her hardest to persuade her parents to let her get her ears pierced. However, she isn't being very successful because he reasonings aren't that good. It's a very engaging book that really makes you feel a part of the story with all the expression throughout. This book would be excellent to use in grades k-third when teaching persuasive writing!
I Wanna Iguana is a wonderful book that can be used to teach so many different styles of writing. For example, lessons can be done on teaching childreI Wanna Iguana is a wonderful book that can be used to teach so many different styles of writing. For example, lessons can be done on teaching children how to write a letter properly and how to write to persuade using purposeful words. I would read this story to children in the lower grades! ...more
LOVE this book and kids really enjoy it too. Math Curse is simply a fun and interactive book children can do individually or with friends! I’d recommeLOVE this book and kids really enjoy it too. Math Curse is simply a fun and interactive book children can do individually or with friends! I’d recommend this book for children ages 7-12....more
The Penny Pot is another one of Stuat Murphy This book would be great to use for children 7+ as they develop their money sense. The Penny Pot has greatThe Penny Pot is another one of Stuat Murphy This book would be great to use for children 7+ as they develop their money sense. The Penny Pot has great information for adults and kids inside along with different activities children can do with the book! ...more
Somewhere in the World Right now is a great book that can be used for math, social studies, and science. This book touches on geography and differenceSomewhere in the World Right now is a great book that can be used for math, social studies, and science. This book touches on geography and differences in time zones around the world. A lesson can be done on the phases of the moon, time zones, different locations, etc. Depending on the topic this book can be read to children in grades k-4th!
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly is a wonderful book almost all people have heard of! It's a creative and funny book! A lesson could be doneThere Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly is a wonderful book almost all people have heard of! It's a creative and funny book! A lesson could be done on sequencing events in the story. I would use this book for children in their earlier years from ages 3-7. ...more
Beatrice Doesn't Want To would be great for kids in grades k-2nd. A lesson could be done on predicting texts from beginning to end. Teachers could havBeatrice Doesn't Want To would be great for kids in grades k-2nd. A lesson could be done on predicting texts from beginning to end. Teachers could have students make predictions based on the title and cover then further their predictions as they continue to read the story!...more
What it Means to be a Friend is an excellent first day of school book or just a great book to read in general to elementary aged children. This book tWhat it Means to be a Friend is an excellent first day of school book or just a great book to read in general to elementary aged children. This book teaches many valuable lessons for how good friends treat each other and what is right and wrong. A writing lesson could be done in a classroom where students have to write in their own words what it means to be a good friend. ...more
The pictures in this book are super cute and kid friendly. This book would be excellent for elaborating on rocks. I would use Rocks: Hard, Soft, SmootThe pictures in this book are super cute and kid friendly. This book would be excellent for elaborating on rocks. I would use Rocks: Hard, Soft, Smooth, and Rough for kids from kindergarten to third grades. This book describes different types of rocks and teaches students proper terms for describing and naming rocks! A lesson could be done by having students select rocks then reading the book and have them discover what type of rock they think they have from the characteristics described in the book!...more
If You Find a Rock would be great for k-3rd grade children when teaching students about rocks.THe book basically explores different types of rocks weIf You Find a Rock would be great for k-3rd grade children when teaching students about rocks.THe book basically explores different types of rocks we can find on Earth. This book would be good to get students interested in learning more about rocks as an introductory book to engage students. Students could go outside and pick a rock and analyze it and even maybe write a story about it for part of language arts. Students can predict how old they think it is and compare rocks with their friends. They can also do an adjective lesson and describe the rocks or use their senses to describe the rock. ...more
It's About Time is another great math book from Stuart J. Murphy's book series. This book would be excellent for children in grades k-2nd when teachinIt's About Time is another great math book from Stuart J. Murphy's book series. This book would be excellent for children in grades k-2nd when teaching a math lesson about time! It teaches students how to tell time from both styles of clocks and distinguish the difference between pm and am on clocks.
26 Letters and 99 Cents by Tana Hoban is a good book for teaching young children the basics of math and letters. This book would be wonderful for chil26 Letters and 99 Cents by Tana Hoban is a good book for teaching young children the basics of math and letters. This book would be wonderful for children in grades k-3rd in helping them learn the alphabet and about cents. It is really good for children with exceptionalities as well because each letter is matched with a picture of an object to help the kids learn the letters.
The 100th day of school by Harris would be great for younger children when the 100th day of school rolls around. It teaches children all of the differThe 100th day of school by Harris would be great for younger children when the 100th day of school rolls around. It teaches children all of the different ways kids can get the number 100! ...more
This book is a great introduction to shapes for children in grades k-4th! A math lesson could be used when teaching children about shapes and geometryThis book is a great introduction to shapes for children in grades k-4th! A math lesson could be used when teaching children about shapes and geometry. In the back of the book they provide many useful ways to extend the book with children!
The book Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman would be a great book for children in both science and math. Children can do a lesson where they use their senThe book Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman would be a great book for children in both science and math. Children can do a lesson where they use their senses to describe the inside of the pumpkin, estimate how many seeds are inside, predict about the inside of the pumpkin, discussing plant growth, and do math using the seeds. THis book can be used in grades k-2nd!
The Grouchy Ladybug can be use for counting hours and sequencing events for children in grades k-2nd! It's a really cute book with great pictures abouThe Grouchy Ladybug can be use for counting hours and sequencing events for children in grades k-2nd! It's a really cute book with great pictures about a teacher can ask all sorts of questions about how the ladybug feels and consequences for certain actions.
I Was So Mad is a great book to help children realize that it's okay to feel bad and that they can handle their emotions in better ways. We can teachI Was So Mad is a great book to help children realize that it's okay to feel bad and that they can handle their emotions in better ways. We can teach kids about emotions and feelings and discuss ways to help bad situations without reacting in a bad way to certain feelings.
Love this story! The Rainbow Fish is a super cute story that teaches children about sharing things that mean most. I would read this book to childrenLove this story! The Rainbow Fish is a super cute story that teaches children about sharing things that mean most. I would read this book to children in grades k-3rd. The illustrations are wonderful also.