Today: Special Issue Books
Kids Wanting To Run Away:
by Mercer Mayer
pub: Golden Book Co
ISBN 0- 307-61939-7
With Mayer's familiar creatures. we follow as the "child" is angry with his mother, then father, then little by little everyone and everything and he decides to run away. This book is a delightful look at that familiar childhood experience and feelings.
by Julia Cook Ill Carrie Hartman
pub: National Center for Youth Issues
One in a series of books that address Children's Life Skills the Center has created a humorous story that teaches children how to manage their thoughts and words without interrupting. This book has won awards and you can find lesson plans and activities to go with it online.
Little Kids Misbehaving in School:
David Goes to School
by David Shannon
This sequel to No! David follows David as he goes to school and gets in trouble for his antics in the classroom. The teacher eventually calls him to task, but he ends his day with encouragement and understanding.
Tomorrow-- Happy Birthday Dr Seuss
P.S. You can also search previous blog entries for favorites I have already written about. Some of my all time favorites I have already bogged about. Check them out too! Search using "Recommended" and "Suggested Reading."