Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: In My Heart by Jo Witek In this book ... happiness, sadness, anger, shyness, bravery. Our hearts can feel so many things! Jo Witek's book explores a wide range of emotions. She describes each one physically, making it easier for young kids to … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: In My Heart
Colorful Classroom Read-Alouds
Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: Restart by Gordon Korman In this book ... Chase falls off a roof and has amnesia. He doesn't know who anyone is...including himself. As he goes about the school year, he learns the person he once was and if that is the person he still wants to be. Recommended … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: Restart
Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: Say Something! by Peter H. Reynolds In this book ... Reynolds encourages kids to use their voice. He discusses different ways to say something - with words, actions and creativity. Reynolds also explains that your voice is important, even if it feels as though no … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: Say Something!
Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: How to Read a Book by Kwame Alexander In this book ... Kwame shares a poem that he wrote for World Read Aloud Day. He captures the reading experience in this story and shares how truly wonderful books can be. He paints a picture of the journey readers take each … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: How to Read a Book
Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry In this book ... When Stick rescues Stone from a prickly situation with Pinecone, the pair become friends. But when Stick get stuck, can Stone return the favor? Recommended for: friendship, anti-bullying, kindness … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: Stick and Stone
Colorful Classroom Read-Aloud: Dreamers by Yuyi Morales In this book ... Yuyi tells her own immigration story from Mexico to the US. She left behind nearly everything she owned, but brought her strength, her work, her passion, her hopes and her dreams. Recommended for: community, perspective, … [Read more...] about Read-Aloud: Dreamers