Category: Fall books

Fall Picture Books

Four Seasons Make a Year by Anne Rockwell The Reasons for the Seasons by Gail Gibbons Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf by Lois Ehlert We’re Going on a Leaf Hunt by Steve Metzger Why Do Leaves Change Color? by Betsy Maestro Fall Leaves Colorful and… Continue Reading “Fall Picture Books”

Picture Books and More

I’ve mentioned that I’m now on Pinterest. I find it useful in several areas of my life. Today I want to share my Pinterest Picture Books Reviews Board with you. Gentle Chapter Books 17 Unexpectedly Awesome Books for Boys Books That Teach Kindness (and… Continue Reading “Picture Books and More”

What Do We Do All Day? Website of Fun Activities for Kids

What Do We Do All Day? Website Recommendation by Jean Matthew Hall Please click on “Leave a Comment” in the sidebar to the left to comment on this post. Come on, you can do it! If you have children toddlers to tweens there are… Continue Reading “What Do We Do All Day? Website of Fun Activities for Kids”

This Is the Feast

This Is the Feast Written by Diane Z. Shore        Illustrated by Megan Lloyd Published by Scholastic, Inc. in 2008   This Is the Feast is a rhyming picture book about the Pilgrims’ journey and settlement of the New World, then their… Continue Reading “This Is the Feast”

Thanksgiving–A Harvest Celebration

Thanksgiving—A Harvest Celebration Written by Julie Stiegemeyer            Illustrated by Renné Benoit   Published by Concordia Publishing House in 2003   Thanksgiving—A Harvest Celebration is a nonfiction picture book about the Pilgrims’ journey to the New World, their first year… Continue Reading “Thanksgiving–A Harvest Celebration”

The Very First Thanksgiving Day

The Very First Thanksgiving Day Written by Rhonda Gowler Greene               Illustrated by Susan Gaber   The Very First Thanksgiving Day is a rhyming picture book that shows young readers the story of the first Thanksgiving celebration in the New World. The illustrations are beautiful.… Continue Reading “The Very First Thanksgiving Day”

‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving

‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving         by Dav Pilkey Published by Orchard Books of Scholastic Inc in 1990. Yes, Dav Pilkey of Captain Underpants fame has given elementary aged kids another good laugh. ‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving is a ridiculous look at a class… Continue Reading “‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving”

The Runaway Pumpkin

  The Runaway Pumpkin   by Kevin Lewis      illustrated by S.D.Schindler Published by Orchard Books in 2003 Re-published by Scholastic in 2008   If you want a good laugh, if your kids need a giggle, read The Runaway Pumpkin aloud to them. But you’d better practice in front… Continue Reading “The Runaway Pumpkin”

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