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907 shares Picture Books about Overcoming Challenges with Resilience Resilience helps us power through or bounce back from challenging circumstances. By reading picture books about resilience and overcoming challenges, your students will see characters dealing with setbacks and not giving Read More … ….
Save Money On Easy Book Character Day Costumes Help inspire students to make their own book character day costume. Share the tips below to motivate them to create money-saving and easy book character costumes for World Book Day or Halloween. Read More … ….
25 Spooky and Scary Stories for Children This collection of spooky children’s books will excite those students of yours who love the anticipation and excitement of listening to scary stories. Spooky Stories for Children Are Not Just for Halloween I Read More … ….
Children’s Books about Gratitude and Thankfulness Expressing a sense of gratitude and thankfulness makes us happier and healthier by appreciating what is around us. These children’s books about gratitude will inspire your students to appreciate the small things in life. Read More … ….
Homemade and Easy Book Character Costumes For Teachers Struggling to think of a book character costume and need one quickly? Click through for creative, homemade and easy book character costumes for teachers for inspiration. Thinking of Book Character Costumes for Read More … ….
37 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 … ….
33 Delightful Children’s Books That Inspire a Love of Reading Inspire a love of reading in your classroom with these delightful books. Reading about characters who love books and reading will even inspire your students you don’t love reading. Inspiring Read More … ….
38 Picture Books about Belonging and Identity These excellent picture books about belonging promote a sense of acceptance and community whether it is within our own family or the wider world. Belonging and Community in the Classroom How will lockdowns Read More … ….
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. Starting School and Books About Read More … ….
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 a positive Read More … ….
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 … ….
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 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 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 … ….
41 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. These picture books about identity help you sensitively teach about a positive Read More … ….
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 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 … ….
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 … ….
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 … ….
Picture Books about Respect and Empathy 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. Why Read Picture Read More … ….
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 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 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 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 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 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 … ….
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 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 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 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 … ….
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 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 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 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 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 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 … ….