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The King, the Mice and the Cheese
4.39
This book begins with mice smelling and then eating cheese, so it could be used as a senses book. Students could smell the cheese in their classroom a ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
The Giving Tree
4.38
This book shows how a tree and a boy's relationship changes as the boy grows older. The boy becomes less interested in the tree compared to how much h ...more
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Mar 16, 2012
 
Beatrice Doesn't Want To
3.83
Beatrice does not like to read. She does not want to even be near a library, but luckily her opinion may be able to change after getting the chance to ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Under One Rock: Bugs, Slugs, and Other Ughs
3.83
This book discusses what bugs do. For example, it teaches more about slugs and the other creatures in a way that is easy for children to understand.

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Apr 18, 2012
 
On Beyond Bugs (Cat In The Hat's Learning Library)
3.98
This book could be read during the explain portion of a 5E lesson about insects. There is a glossary of terms that could be used for evaluation by hav ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
The Dot
4.33
The Dot is one of my favorite books of all time. I nearly cried the first time I read it. It is the lovely story about a girl that does not feel like ...more
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Mar 16, 2012
 
From Whales to Snails (Walt Disney Fun-to-Learn Library, #8)
3.84
I read this book as a kid, and recently got to read some of it to the kids I babysit. This book is incredibly informative in a fairly interesting way. ...more
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Mar 14, 2012
 
Manana, Iguana
4.06
Manana, Iguana is a great tool for getting ESOL students to feel accepted in the class. Perhaps if they are comfortable enough, they could even teach ...more
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Mar 14, 2012
 
The Yucky Reptile Alphabet Book
3.79
This book can be used to teach students about reptiles. It goes through every letter of the alphabet and describes one reptile for each letter. This b ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
Green Eggs and Ham
4.29
Dr. Suess is one of my favorite authors. His books are often ridiculously long, but they keep the children hooked. They have silly (occasionally made ...more
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Jan 11, 2012
 
Birdsongs
3.92
This book does an excellent job of showing students how to use their writing voice in order to display sound effects. All of the bird's noises are wri ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon
4.38
Molly Lou Melon has a fantastic grandmother that teachers her how to be proud of yourself as you are. The use of adjectives assists in teaching studen ...more
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Jan 09, 2012
 
Bird Paradise (My Day at the Zoo)
4.20
This book goes through different birds. I could see this easily being used in the explain portion of a 5E lesson about Classification of Animals, sinc ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
Dear Bear
4.12
This book goes through a girl being afraid of a bear that lives in her closet. She is absolutely terrified of it, so her parents have her write the be ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Our Wonderful Earth (Walt Disney Fun-to-Learn Library, #9)
3.83
This book goes through various aspects of our Earth. It discusses the vast differences in landforms that make up Earth. It is an excellent took for in ...more
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Mar 14, 2012
 
Michael Recycle
3.92
Science content about recycling is included in this book as well as it being a literature book as well. The recycling tips in the back certainly make ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
How Many Feet in the Bed?
3.68
This book shows a family on an early morning. It counts the amount of feet as the family members come join the rest of the family in the parent's bed. ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories
4.08
This book could be used with students to discuss how they should treat others, such as whether it is nice to yell at friends. Yertle is not treating o ...more
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Apr 21, 2012
 
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Shell!
3.64
There Was an Old Lady who swallowed a Shell! could be paired with some of Colandro's other books in order to get students to see how Colandro uses her ...more
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Mar 14, 2012
 
The Magic School Bus in the Arctic: A Book About Heat: A Book About Heat
4.18
This book is an excellent resource for explaining to students more about heat. This book could be used to further students understanding of heat, if t ...more
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Apr 07, 2012
 
People at Work (Walt Disney Fun-to-Learn Library, #14)
3.95
This book does an excellent job of informing students about how many different jobs there are out there. It can be difficult for students to understan ...more
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Mar 14, 2012
 
The Snow Lambs
3.97
There is a dog that is left outside in the snow storm because he is out searching for a pregnant ewe. The child in the book is worried about his dog b ...more
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?
4.13
This book can be used with students to work on their ability to think about sounds they are hearing. Each of the animals in the book has a different n ...more
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Apr 21, 2012
 
Inch by Inch
4.01
An inch worm that goes around measuring different types of animals! How interesting. This book not only has beautiful illustrations, but it gets stude ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum
4.00
You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum can teach students the importance of pictures in their writing. This book does not contain any w ...more
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Apr 21, 2012
 
Zoomer's Summer Snowstorm
3.72
This can be used in science by reading during the engage portion on a unit about weather in different seasons. This can get students thinking about wh ...more
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Apr 19, 2012
 
Snowmen at Christmas
4.18
This book can be paired with Buehner's other books in order to get students to see how writers write about the setting at the beginning of the story a ...more
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Apr 05, 2012
 
Shi-shi-etko
4.18
While preparing to leave home for an Indian Reservation School, Shi-shi-etko looks at the aspects of nature at her home to remember while she is away. ...more
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Jan 20, 2012
 
My Little Sister Ate One Hare
4.01
This book could be used with making predictions by letting the students predict what they think the sister is going to eat next.

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Apr 07, 2012
 
Snowmen at Night
4.22
The book can be used to teach students how to set up their setting at the beginning of their story. It can be paired with some of Caralyn Buehner's ot ...more
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Apr 04, 2012
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