Books for Teaching Elementary School

The Perfect Books for Elementary Teachers

Once you find your classroom favorites, you never want to let them go. Here are seven must-have books for elementary teachers. Classroom Favorites for the Elementary Classroom Fiction How Big is a Million is the perfect book for an elementary math teacher. This book  helps children comprehend a large number such as a million. Throughout…

Create your own Story-time!

Create your own Story-time by following these steps! Find the stuffed animals you have the most of at home… dogs, bears, cats, whatever happens to be around your house. Mine ended up being dogs. Take pictures of the stuffed animals to create a “That’s not my” book as described below. Use cardboard (I prefer color…

The 10 Best Read Alouds for any Child

Read-alouds are fun for any family, but finding the best ones in the thousands that are out there can be difficult. Here are 10 of my favorite read-alouds for any child! 1.Animally– This adorable hardcover book uses adverbs to describe the love of a parent to a child. “I love you speedily like a hare.…

$5 Book Day with Usborne Books & More

Just another way to get Usborne and Kane Miller books into your school is a $5 Book Day. This concept is very similar to a book fair, with a few differing aspects. Location Book fairs can take place at a school or daycare. A $5 book day will ideally take place at a school because…

Take a Ride with Dan, the Taxi Man

As a former reading teacher and lover of grammar, I love onomatopoeia as much as anyone who loves onomatopoeia! Dan, the Taxi Man incorporates great onomatopoeia, or words associated with sound, for each character that comes into the book. Ride along with Dan, the Taxi Man as he picks up a new character with a…

Summer Reading Programs with Usborne

*Community Reading Programs- pooling funds or collecting donations to reward children for reading over the summer. As a consultant, there is a ton of flexibility as to how to run the reading program. Older children could read to younger children as well as challenging themselves with new chapter books to earn brand new books at the end of the summer.

Perfect Books for any Easter Basket

Easter is just around the corner! Here are a few gifts that will provide the perfect addition to your child’s Easter basket. For your baby: Baby’s very first Bus Book 8.99 Watch the video here! Fold-out Books: Animals 7.99 Baby’s Very First Little Library 7.99 For your toddler or pre-schooler: Colorful World: Forest 5.99 Watch…