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25 Picture Books about Forgiveness and Letting Go

25 Picture Books about Forgiveness and Letting Go

907 shares 25 Picture Books about Forgiveness and Letting Go Discover picture books about forgiveness that promote understanding and tolerance in your classroom. They include characters learning to forgive, asking for forgiveness, letting go of grudges and seeing forgiveness as Read More … ….
27 Diverse Children’s Books for Father’s Day

27 Diverse Children’s Books for Father’s Day

27 Diverse Children’s Books for Father’s Day These diverse books for Father’s Day see dads celebrate their unconditional love for their children. They are a great way for your students to see different types of families from different cultures. Books Read More … ….
27 of the Best Summer Books for Children

27 of the Best Summer Books for Children

29 of the Best Summer Books for Children School’s out! The sun is shining! With no homework, it’s time for fun. Explore a wonderful collection of summer books for your students and classroom. Summer Books for Kids Whether you are Read More … ….
25 Diverse Children’s Books with LGBTQ Characters

25 Diverse Children’s Books with LGBTQ Characters

25 Diverse Children’s Books with LGBTQ Characters These wonderfully diverse picture books with LGBTQ characters can be used with children of all ages to answer questions with understanding and empathy. Celebrate Pride with LGBTQ Characters in Picture Books As teachers, Read More … ….
The Best Cause And Effect Books And Resources

The Best Cause And Effect Books And Resources

The Best Cause and Effect Books and Resources Using cause and effect books with great illustrations in your classroom or school library helps students develop a deeper understanding of how one action affects the next.  Cause and Effect Books and Read More … ….
18 Endorsed and Recommended Amnesty Books for Children

18 Endorsed and Recommended Amnesty Books for Children

18 Amnesty Endorsed and Recommended Picture Books Amnesty endorse and recommend picture books about human rights. The Amnesty books suggested in this post ask the reader to think about how their actions can help the world be a better place. Read More … ….
40 Books about Facing Fears with Courage

40 Books about Facing Fears with Courage

40 Books about Facing Fears with Courage Fear appears in many shapes and sizes. These books about facing fears help children recognise they are not alone in their worries. Use them as discussion starters to help your student confront and Read More … ….
30 of the Best Children’s Books about Identity

30 of the Best Children’s Books about Identity

30 of the Best Children’s Books about Identity A good sense of identity helps children feel more positive about themselves and more open-minded to people different from themselves. Discover wonderful children’s books about identity to sensitively teach about a positive Read More … ….
47 of the Best Immigration Books for the Classroom

47 of the Best Immigration Books for the Classroom

47 of the Best Immigration Books for the Classroom Discuss the complex issue of immigration with children’s books. The following collection of immigration books focus on people fleeing their homes, arriving in new countries and their hopes and fears for Read More … ….
6 Brilliant Ways to Promote Kid Inventors in the Classroom

6 Brilliant Ways to Promote Kid Inventors in the Classroom

6 Brilliant Ways to Promote Kid Inventors in the Classroom Inspire kids inventors in your classroom with these activities that look at the invention process, helping your students develop their own creative ideas. Inspire kid inventors in your classroom with Read More … ….
26 Picture Books To Inspire Acts of Kindness

26 Picture Books To Inspire Acts of Kindness

The Best Books To Inspire Acts of Kindness Kindness is a simple but powerful action for the giver and receiver, but it isn’t always easy for children because the world revolves around them!! If we want children to show acts Read More … ….
23 of the Best Gardening Books for Children

23 of the Best Gardening Books for Children

23 of the Best Gardening Books for Children This post describes the many benefits of having children involved in gardening. Explore a list of wonderful fiction and non-fiction gardening books for children to promote a love of nature. Gardening Books Read More … ….
37 Picture Books by Asian Authors about Asian Characters

37 Picture Books by Asian Authors about Asian Characters

37 Picture Books by Asian Authors about Asian Characters All these wonderful books are by Asian authors, and many Asian illustrators, about Asian characters. Many children will recognise their own lives and homes in these books, while they will introduce Read More … ….
27 Picture Books about Honesty and Trust

27 Picture Books about Honesty and Trust

27 Picture Books about Honesty and Trust Explore children’s books about honesty and trust. Read about characters listening to their conscience and who understand the effects of dishonesty on others. Honesty in the Classroom Telling the truth isn’t always natural Read More … ….
35 Picture Books to Teach Prediction

35 Picture Books to Teach Prediction

35 Picture Books to Teach Prediction Explore picture books perfect to teach prediction. Making predictions helps your students engage with books and make connections with their own experiences and prior knowledge. Teaching Prediction in the Classroom Prediction is what the Read More … ….
Amazing Books That Inspire Environmental Responsibility

Amazing Books That Inspire Environmental Responsibility

Amazing Books That Inspire Environmental Responsibility These environment books focus on different aspects of saving the planet including deforestation, plastic reduction and saving habitats. They explain environmental responsibility in ways for children of different ages to understand. Environmental Responsibility More Read More … ….
41 of the Best Picture Books about Acceptance

41 of the Best Picture Books about Acceptance

41 of the Best Picture Books about Acceptance These books about acceptance include scenarios of self-acceptance, acceptance of others, and acceptance of situations out of our control. They focus on the importance of being yourself, self-esteem and empathy for others. Read More … ….
Teaching Poetry to Children Using Picture Books

Teaching Poetry to Children Using Picture Books

Teaching Poetry to Children Using Picture Books Teaching poetry is not every teacher’s favourite thing. Find out how poetry benefits your students along with 30 diverse poetry picture books to use in the classroom. Benefits of Teaching Poetry in the Read More … ….
How to Host a School Poetry Slam

How to Host a School Poetry Slam

How to Host a School Poetry Slam Discover how to host a school poetry slam that will build self-esteem and communication skills in your students. Includes step by step instructions. What is a poetry slam? According to Poetry Slam Inc, Read More … ….
24 Children’s Books about Adapting to Change

24 Children’s Books about Adapting to Change

24 Children’s Books about Adapting to Change Adaptability, along with resilience & determination, help children deal with obstacles. In these picture books about adapting to change, you will find characters who face uncertainty and disappointment. Adapting to Change and Flexible Read More … ….
30 of the Best Picture Books about Respect

30 of the Best Picture Books about Respect

30 of the Best Picture Books about Respect Help children to respect themselves, other people and the world around them with these books about respect. Explore characters showing respect, acceptance of differences, using respectful words and respecting the environment. Respectful Read More … ….
14 of the Most Delightful Easter Books for Children

14 of the Most Delightful Easter Books for Children

14 of the Most Delightful Easter Books for Children Easter is on its way and it’s always good to have a few classroom Easter books ready to read. Whether it’s about the Easter bunny or more spiritual we have some Read More … ….
37 Picture Books about Tolerance and Inclusion

37 Picture Books about Tolerance and Inclusion

37 Picture Books about Tolerance and Inclusion These books about tolerance and inclusion support your students in responding to discrimination, and standing up for what’s right. Tolerance and Inclusion in the Classroom In a multicultural world, discrimination is all around Read More … ….
28 Picture Books That Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

28 Picture Books That Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

28 Picture Books That Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Browse a collection of picture books that celebrate Hispanic culture, family life, people, traditions, festivals and the places they live. Celebrating Hispanic Heritage with Books I have rounded up an inspiring collection of Read More … ….
31 Picture Books about Cooperation and Teamwork

31 Picture Books about Cooperation and Teamwork

31 Picture Books about Cooperation and Teamwork Picture books about cooperation and teamwork help children see the benefits of collaboration rather than expecting to have everything on their own terms. Books about Cooperation and Collaboration The art of cooperation is Read More … ….
32 Diverse Children’s Books about Mothers

32 Diverse Children’s Books about Mothers

32 Diverse Children’s Books about Mothers These diverse books about mothers celebrate their unconditional love for their children. They are a great way for your students to discuss different types of families from different cultures. Diverse Picture Books About Mothers Read More … ….
33 Picture Books about Empathy and Understanding

33 Picture Books about Empathy and Understanding

33 Picture Books about Empathy and Understanding Books about empathy help your students understand the consequences of their actions by imagining other people’s feelings, supporting them to be reflective and open-minded. Books about Empathy and Understanding Children need a good Read More … ….
40 of the Best Picture Books About Friendships

40 of the Best Picture Books About Friendships

40 of the Best Picture Books About Friendship Friendships help us develop trust, compassion and a sense of belonging. These picture books about friendship show characters who share, cooperate and see events from different perspectives. Positive friendships help us develop Read More … ….
Children’s Books about Inventors Perfect for Teaching STEM

Children’s Books about Inventors Perfect for Teaching STEM

Children’s Books about Inventors Perfect for Teaching STEM Teaching STEM with these books about inventors will spark children’s imagination, inspiring them to develop and improve their own creative ideas. Teaching STEM with Picture Books Celebrate the creativity of the individuals Read More … ….
Classroom Resources for International Women’s Day

Classroom Resources for International Women’s Day

Classroom Resources for International Women’s Day International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 every year and it is celebrated all over the world. This post is stocked full of related resources and teaching tools. Though of course, you can Read More … ….
32 of the Best Books about Inspiring Women

32 of the Best Books about Inspiring Women

32 of the Best Books about Inspiring Women Read these books about inspiring women to empower girls to reach for their goals no matter the obstacles. The women in these books promote gender roles, resilience, perseverance, inquiry and courage. Inspiring Read More … ….
50 Diverse Picture Books with Strong Female Characters

50 Diverse Picture Books with Strong Female Characters

50 Diverse Picture Books with Strong Female Characters Do you need more picture books in your classroom or school library with strong female characters? Take a look at the 50 recommendations below for some inspiration. Books with Inspiring Girls and Read More … ….
Picture Books for Making Connections and Comparisons

Picture Books for Making Connections and Comparisons

Outstanding Picture Books for Comparisons and Making Connections Scroll your way through multiple lists of suggested companion picture books for making connections and comparing & contrasting. Picture Books for Making Connections Comparing and contrasting books and making connections with them Read More … ….
20 of the Best Books Promoting Chinese Culture for Kids

20 of the Best Books Promoting Chinese Culture for Kids

20 of the Best Books Promoting Chinese Culture for Kids These picture books about China are a wonderful way to promote Chinese culture for kids. They bring the culture and traditions of China alive for your students. Disclosure: This post Read More … ….
42 Picture Books Celebrating Black History and Identity

42 Picture Books Celebrating Black History and Identity

42 Picture Books Celebrating Black History and Identity These picture books celebrate black history, and black characters living their lives, fighting for change and equal rights, and improving life for everyone. Celebrating Black History and Identity If you are interested Read More … ….
18 Free ebooks about the Coronavirus for Children

18 Free ebooks about the Coronavirus for Children

18 Free ebooks about the Coronavirus for Children Do you want to help your students understand more about Covid-19, key workers, lockdowns, social distancing and wearing masks? Scroll down to explore free ebooks about the coronavirus. Free ebooks about the Read More … ….
15 Picture Books to Help Children Cope in the Coronavirus Pandemic

15 Picture Books to Help Children Cope in the Coronavirus Pandemic

15 Picture Books to Help Children Cope in the Coronavirus Pandemic Scroll down for some wonderful picture books that are great prompts for discussions about the coronavirus pandemic, key workers, lockdowns, social distancing and wearing masks. Discussing the Coronavirus Pandemic Read More … ….
33 Charming Children’s Books for Valentine’s Day

33 Charming Children’s Books for Valentine’s Day

33 Children’s Books about Valentine’s Day Love comes in many forms, romantic and platonic, happy and sad. These books for Valentine’s Day celebrate love in the form of friendships, school crushes and family relationships. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Read More … ….
31 Picture Books on Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence

31 Picture Books on Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence

31 Picture Books to Inspire Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem in Kids These children’s books on self-esteem promote a positive self-image, taking responsibility for their own actions, making positive life choices and standing up for themselves. Promoting Self-Esteem in Kids We cannot Read More … ….
15 Thought-Provoking Library Quotes

15 Thought-Provoking Library Quotes

15 Thought-Provoking Library Quotes What are your memories of visiting a library? Take a look through these library quotes of how wonderful other people see and feel about libraries. Quotes about Libraries I love libraries! Not just because I am Read More … ….
42 of the Best Picture Books to Teach Inference

42 of the Best Picture Books to Teach Inference

42 of the Best Picture Books to Teach Inference Inferring is difficult, but using picture books to teach inference makes the process easier for many children. Explore 40 of the best books to use, and a list of inference discussion Read More … ….
16 Books Illustrating How Chinese New Year is Celebrated

16 Books Illustrating How Chinese New Year is Celebrated

16 Books Illustrating How Chinese New Year is Celebrated Using these books about Chinese New Year is a great way to introduce children to how Chinese New Year is celebrated and the customs and traditions of this exciting celebration. Explore Read More … ….
33 Picture Books for Teaching Theme and Main Idea

33 Picture Books for Teaching Theme and Main Idea

33 Picture Books for Teaching Theme and Main Idea It is easy to confuse teaching theme with a books main idea. Read on for a quick explanation of the difference between theme and main idea, as well as picture books Read More … ….
30 Picture Books for Teaching Author’s Purpose

30 Picture Books for Teaching Author’s Purpose

30 Picture Books for Teaching Author’s Purpose Teach different reasons why an author may write a book and help your students develop a deeper understanding of a text. Also, explore a list of books for teaching author’s purpose. Teaching Author’s Read More … ….
25 of the Best Winter Books for the Classroom

25 of the Best Winter Books for the Classroom

25 of the Best Winter Books for the Classroom Stock up your classroom shelves with these wonderful winter books. You will find new and classic titles with vivid imagery of winter scenes. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you Read More … ….
30 Children’s Books to Teach Retelling a Story

30 Children’s Books to Teach Retelling a Story

30 Children’s Books to Teach Retelling a Story Retelling a story is a student’s own account of what happened in a book. This important comprehension strategy promotes sequencing skills, print concepts, descriptive vocabulary and thinking skills. Retelling a Story Retelling Read More … ….
40 Picture Books for Teaching Children to Ask Questions

40 Picture Books for Teaching Children to Ask Questions

40 Picture Books for Teaching Children to Ask Questions Children love asking questions! As teachers, we can support our students to take control of their learning with these wonderful picture books that promote asking questions Teaching Children to Ask Questions Read More … ….
18 of the Best Book Character Costumes For Teachers

18 of the Best Book Character Costumes For Teachers

18 of the Best Book Character Costumes For Teachers Struggling to think of a book character costume and need one quickly? Take a look at 18 of the most creative and handmade costumes for teachers below for inspiration. Thinking of Read More … ….
26 of the Best Picture Books for Making Connections

26 of the Best Picture Books for Making Connections

26 Picture Books for Making Connections Expecting your students to make connections helps them engage with books and use prior knowledge and experiences to make sense of the text. These books are great suggestions for the classroom. Making Connections Comprehension Read More … ….
Appreciation Books and Resources for the Classroom

Appreciation Books and Resources for the Classroom

Appreciation Books and Resources for the Classroom Scroll down to view suggested appreciation books, videos and resources related to appreciating others and the beauty around us. Teaching Appreciation in the Classroom Teaching appreciation through picture books promotes the wonder and Read More … ….
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