Basic and funny read. The same words are repeated throughout to help readers gain confidence. Has simple and easy to decode rhymes. This would be niceBasic and funny read. The same words are repeated throughout to help readers gain confidence. Has simple and easy to decode rhymes. This would be nice to use to introduce rhymes as well as body parts. Very witty and clever!...more

Interactive rhyming book. Shows a child painting various body parts. Would go best in an activity where the students have to guess based on the rhymeInteractive rhyming book. Shows a child painting various body parts. Would go best in an activity where the students have to guess based on the rhyme what body part comes next. Nice book for ELLs with the pictures showing exactly what is going on. Also beneficial for students that like to look at the picture to decode the words....more

A classic book in teaching children about the alphabet. The letters are whimsical and show the students how the alphabet is needed as a whole to surviA classic book in teaching children about the alphabet. The letters are whimsical and show the students how the alphabet is needed as a whole to survive. Would be wonderful for all students to see visuals of each letter. I plan to use this as a foundation of teaching the alphabet in pre-k through kindergarten....more

Incorporates popular children's fables into an I spy game. Students will understand the rhyming patterns it has. I would use this in a fables or rhymiIncorporates popular children's fables into an I spy game. Students will understand the rhyming patterns it has. I would use this in a fables or rhyming lesson. It is also a good filler activity where I can read the book, then play I spy....more

Rhyming book that includes a CD. I would use this in a center where the students can use the book as a model then create their own song. I think youngRhyming book that includes a CD. I would use this in a center where the students can use the book as a model then create their own song. I think younger grades would appreciate the creativity and sing song like rhythm. ...more

A rhyming book that has the classic tune of "Itsy Bitsy Spider" but also shares spider facts about their life and webs. This would be used in a lessonA rhyming book that has the classic tune of "Itsy Bitsy Spider" but also shares spider facts about their life and webs. This would be used in a lesson regarding spiders, but explained to the students' it is also a story. I would use this to integrate science into literature. ...more

Beautiful photographs fill this book of animals. Alongside at poems that incorporate fact and fiction. I would use this book when teaching about animaBeautiful photographs fill this book of animals. Alongside at poems that incorporate fact and fiction. I would use this book when teaching about animals in 1st grade but also have it in my library for grades 3-5 to read. It would show them various ways science can be presented....more

A very cute book where the construction site closes for the day. I would use this book when I am assessing the interest surveys. It is not uncommon toA very cute book where the construction site closes for the day. I would use this book when I am assessing the interest surveys. It is not uncommon to find young kids interested in machines and trucks. I would recommend this to them. The repeated rhyming and flow would also encourage fluency....more

Huge book with bright colors that has students finding things. It's rhyming and has simple language. I would use this as a center in which the studentHuge book with bright colors that has students finding things. It's rhyming and has simple language. I would use this as a center in which the students are trying to look for various things. I would have students also look at similar books and create their own finding book....more

A rhyming book that explains the life of a seed. It shows it travels and changes over time. This would be nice to use in a life cycle or plant lesson.A rhyming book that explains the life of a seed. It shows it travels and changes over time. This would be nice to use in a life cycle or plant lesson. Appropriate for grades k-2....more

A rhyming book that encourages students to pair things together. I would use this to introduce a probability lesson or maybe a lesson on pairs. I woulA rhyming book that encourages students to pair things together. I would use this to introduce a probability lesson or maybe a lesson on pairs. I would incorporate the students' shoes....more