Saturday, December 10, 2016

Books About Christmas Around the World and Multicultural Winter Holidays

The All-I’ll-Ever-Want Christmas Doll by Patricia C. McKissack
Amma, Tell Me About Diwali by Bhakti Mathur
Bear Stays up for Christmas by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman
Grace at Christmas by Mary Hoffman
Grandma’s Gift by Eric Velasquez
Growing Up With Tamales by Gwendolyn Zapada
How Santa Got His Job by Steven Krensky
The Legend of the Christmas Stocking by Zonderkidz
The Littlest Matryoshka by Corinne Demas Bliss
My First Kwanzaa Book by Karen Katz
N is for Navidad by Susan Middleton Elya
The Night of Las Posadas by Tomie dePaola
Olive the Other Reindeer by Vivian Walsh
A Pinata in a Pine Tree by Pat Mora
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
The Puppy Who Wanted a Boy by Jane Thayer
Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto
Tree of Cranes by Allen Say
The Twelve Dogs of Christmas by Emma Kragen 
Uncle Vova's Tree by Patricia Polacco
Yoon and the Christmas Mitten by Helen Recorvits


Monday, April 18, 2016

Books with Printables

Read Aloud comprehension questions, comprehension worksheets and other activity worksheets I created to go with books.

Dumpy La Rue by Elizabeth Winthrop    
✯Dumpy La Rue Comprehension Page

Elmer by David McKee                                     

Olivia by Ian Falconer                                             
✯Questions for Olivia

Olivia Acts Out by Jodie Shepard                      
✯Questions for Olivia Acts Out

Olivia Saves the Circus by Ian Falconer         
✯Questions for Olivia Saves the Circus

Olivia and the Missing Toy by Ian Falconer     
✯Questions for Olivia & the Missing Toy

Olivia Forms a Band by Ian Falconer                

Plantzilla by Jerdine Nolan                                       

Six-Dinner Sid by Inga Moore                      
✯Six-Dinner Sid Comprehension Page

Unlovable by Dan Yaccarino                            
✯Unlovable Comprehension Page

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak         
✯Wild Things Comprehension Page

Why Do You Cry?: Not a Sob Story by Kate Klise
✯Questions for Why Do You Cry?

Wilfred Gordon McDonald Partridge by Mem Fox        
✯Questions for Wilfred Gordon

How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers                       
✯How to Catch A Star Comprehension Page