Are you looking for the best books to read aloud to your students? Take a look around to find a variety of children's books on a wide-range of topics.
Children's Books about Mindfulness
Looking to incorporate more activities about mindfulness in the classroom? Start with a picture book. This collection includes examples of kids practicing mindfulness through breathing exercises, affirmations, and more!
Books for Women's History Month
One way to celebrate Women’s History Month is by sharing stories about their achievements and contributions. Here is a collection of stories about women from different time periods and backgrounds who have left their mark on the world.
Different Versions of The Three Little Pigs
Many students are familiar with the story of The Three Little Pigs, but they might not know different versions of this story that provide an unexpected twist. Here are some of my favorite versions of The Three Little Pigs. Not only can these books be read for fun, but they are also great for comparing and contrasting two or more texts.
Children's Books about Telling Time
Teaching children to tell time can be tricky! Whether you are teaching children to tell time on the clock or with a calendar, picture books can help! Here are some great children's books about telling time.
Reindeer Books for Kids
Kids love to read and learn about reindeer. This collection of reindeer books for kids includes some heartwarming stories, laugh-out-loud plot lines, factual information, and a traditional classic.
Kindness Books for Kids
As teachers, we want our students to be kind to others. Books can help us send the message that kindness is important and something we value. Through these books, we can show students how to see the good in others, how to be there for other people, how to help others feel included, how to be kind even when it is hard, and how spreading kindness can come back around. These are some of my favorite kindness books for kids.
Children's Books About Inventions
Do you have students in your classroom who love to build, tinker, and create? You may have a future inventor or engineer on your hands! Here are some of my favorite children's books about inventions. These books are also a great addition to your STEM/STEAM book collection.
Read Alouds for Guest Readers
Many primary classrooms invite family and community members to visit the classroom as a guest reader during the school year. However, not all of these visitors know exactly what book they should share. Instead of scrambling to find a book at the last minute, you can put together a special collection of read aloud books for guest readers. Here are some book suggestions that are sure to be a hit with the class.
Groundhog Day Books for Kids
Groundhog Day will be here before you know it! To help make sure you are prepared, take a look at these Groundhog Day books for kids and find one to share with your students.