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 and Comparing

Picture Books for Making Connections

Comparing and contrasting books and making connections with them are both important comprehension skills. Expecting your students to develop these skills will prompt them to engage with what they are reading and use their prior knowledge and experiences to make sense of the text. Comparing and contrasting is an important skill for organising increasingly complex information and remembering important information

Text to Self

  • Determination
  • Friendships
  • Growth Mindset
  • Identity
  • Overcoming Fears
  • Relationship Skills
  • School
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Management

 

Text to Text

  • Cinderella
  • Goldilocks and the Three Bears
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • The Three Little Pigs

 

Text to World

  • Climate Change
  • Environment Responsibility
  • Immigration
  • LGBTIA
  • Poverty
  • Racism
  • Rights & Activism

 

Picture Book Series

  • Big Bright Feelings by Tom Percival
  • Click Clack Moo books by Doreen Cronin
  • David series by David Shannon
  • Elephant and Piggie by Mo Willems
  • Mouse books by Kevin Henkes
  • Questioneers Series by Andrea Beaty

 

Authors & Illustrators

  • Aaron Blabey
  • Akiko Miyakoshi
  • Amy Krouse Rosenthal
  • Anthony Browne
  • Chris Van Allsburg
  • Christan Robinson
  • Danny Parker
  • David Wiesner
  • Ed Young
  • Emily Gravett
  • Eve Bunting
  • Jacqueline Woodson
  • Jeannie Baker
  • Jonah Winter
  • Kyo Maclear
  • Mac Barnett
  • Mem Fox
  • Michael Hall
  • Mo Willems
  • Nicola Davies
  • Nikki Grimes
  • Oliver Jeffers
  • Peter Brown
  • Rafael López
  • Todd Parr
  • Vashti Harrison
  • Yuyi Morales

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TEXT TO SELF

Determination

Friendships

Growth Mindset

Identity

Overcoming Fears

Relationship Skills

School

Self-Esteem

Self-Management

TEXT TO TEXT

Cinderella

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Little Red Riding Hood

The Three Little Pigs

TEXT TO WORLD

Climate Change

Environment Responsibility

Immigration

LGBTQIA

Poverty

Racism

Rights and Activism

PICTURE BOOK SERIES

Big Bright Feelings by Tom Percival

Click Clack Moo Series by Doreen Cronin

David Series by David Shannon

Elephant and Piggie by Mo Willems

Mouse books by Kevin Henkes

Questioneers Series by Andrea Beaty

PICTURE BOOK AUTHORS

Aaron Blabey

Akiko Miyakoshi

Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Anthony Browne

Chris Van Allsburg

Christian Roinson

Danny Parker

David Wiesner

Ed Young

Emily Gravett

Eve Bunting

Jacqueline Woodson

Jeannie Baker

Jonah Winter

Kyo Maclear

Mac Barnett

Mem Fox

Michael Hall

Mo Willems

Nicola Davies