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First Grade Books a First Grader Can Read!

There are hundreds of excellent picture books you can find that are perfect for reading aloud to first graders, but it isn’t always easy to find books first graders can read on their own. 348 more words

Humorous Books

Super Series for Second Graders (first graders will like these too!)

Getting kids hooked on a book series is a great way to get them reading.  The familiar characters and story line from one book to the next help with both comprehension and fluency.  473 more words

Second Grade Books

Year of READING Dangerously #13 Captain Underpants (Series)

Thank you Lynn Reynolds for tackling the Captain Underpants series. (#13 on the ALA’s banned book list).

I remember and LOVE Captain Underpants! My son (known to readers of my own blog as Dr. 519 more words

Thought Of The Day

Why do we want children's literature?

Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.

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Book Choice

Carlos's top five Christmas books for Children

Hello, Carlos again here. I read to a child last Saturday, at Jubilee library, as part of the library’s festive program. To continue with this festive celebration, I have decided to choose my top five Christmas books. 304 more words

Book Review

Dear Santa, it's a secret

This week’s book is “Dragon’s Merry Christmas” by Dav Pilkey. It has four stories about a charming and cheerful dragon and wonderful heartwarming pictures with just the perfect colours.   305 more words