For teachers, parents, and librarians, a list of books from 2017 for children ages 3-8 which which feature diverse characters in everyday contemporary life.
Here is the basic formula I use for our library's story hour. I use books, music, movement, and transitions to create the sense of routine that young children crave.
Find everything you need for a Pig story time theme here: book suggestions, coloring pages, craft templates, and a rhyming flannel board story.
Tyrannosaurus Drip is another great book from the amazing Julia Donaldson, joined by illustrator David Roberts. In this hub I will suggest some activities to accompany the book.
Rainbow Fish by Marcus Phister is certainly a beautiful book, but it's so called message of sharing is a bit off. It's not just sharing it promotes, but uniformity, materialism, and perhaps socialism.
Are you looking for children's books to read aloud at home, in the home school or preschool classroom, or at a library story hour? Here is a comprehensive list of "old school" and online resources for finding just the right book to fit any subject.
Many Pumpkins by Linda White is a delightful children's picture book that deals with realistic themes in a fairy-tale like fashion. Rebecca Estelle doesn't like pumpkins but some are growing in her garden against her will.
Are you looking for children's picture books to read to preschoolers on April Fool's Day? This selection features tricksters, practical jokes, and general zaniness for fun and laughter.
Fire prevention and safety is one of the most important topics you can teach preschool-aged children. These appealing children's picture books can help you prepare a preschool lesson or a storytime presentation for your local library.
Come investigate one of the small wonders of science in this children's picture book list including recommendations with summaries and book cover images. This article includes some delightful fantasy fiction, fairy tales, and science-themed nonfiction books, but they all star frogs!