Did you know I have a new blog? Follow me at thereadingscoop.com Michelle Nelson- Schmidt is one amazing author and illustrator. With six books to her name through her publisher, Kane Miller, she is inspiring children and adults every day. I'm a true fan of Michelle's, but instead of telling you why, I'll describe each … Continue reading Michelle Nelson-Schmidt’s Best Children’s Books
Visit my new website to read my full blog! TheReadingScoop.com hope to see you there! Peek Inside Peek Inside books are great for younger children, preschool age. These smaller non-fiction beauties include some new titles including fairy tales like Peek Inside Beauty and the Beast and Cinderella. Peek Inside series also includes Peek Inside Animal … Continue reading The Differences between Peek Inside, Look Inside, and See Inside books
Once you find a gem of a book to use in the classroom, you never want to let it go. Here are seven books that would work beautifully in a classroom setting. How Big is a Million is the perfect book to help children comprehend a large number such as a million. Throughout the story, … Continue reading The Perfect Books for Teaching Skills in the Classroom
Going from books with one or two lines on a page to a chapter book is a huge transition for any kid. Here are some early chapter books that will make the transition easy and painless. These little chapter books are a level K or 20 (DRA Level) which means they're at the beginning of … Continue reading Perfect Starter Chapter Books
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. … Continue reading The 10 Best Read Alouds for any Child
*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.
One of the things I love most about Usborne is how frequently we have brand-new titles! Since they are interactive and educational, there's something for everyone!