Read Alouds

Books that have participation:

Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin (this could be a kid read aloud too)

Eraserheads (book about making mistakes)


Chalk– great story

Alphabet Books:

syndetics-sc ABC Kids (good example of alliteration)

Apple Pie ABC by Alison Murray (loved this one)

Cover Image The Z was Zapped


Clever Jack Takes the Cake ( a little long but good story.  good to have fairy tale background first)

syndetics-scLulu and the Brontosaurus (cute story about a spoiled girl.  Long so need older audience like 3rd or break it up. Also, not a lot of detailed pictures, but also short paragraphs on pages so it isn’t too bad to not have a picture.)

Me and You by Anthony Browne ( three bears book)

Piggie Pie– I liked this. it is about a witch looking for pigs and the pigs trick her in costumes.

Humpty Dumpty Egg Splodes– spin off of humpty dumpy read nursery rhymes first to understand.

Wolf’s Coming— surprise ending that it is wolf’s bday

Suddenly  syndetics-sc by Colin McNaughton

My Lucky Day syndetics-sc a pig tricks the fox

My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks syndetics-sc

How to Heal a Broken Wing

Chewy Louie syndetics-sc

Off We Go! by Jane Yolen syndetics-sc

Charlie the Caterpillar syndetics-sc

Mushroom in the Rain syndetics-sc (some similarities to The Mitten)

syndetics-sc Wild Boars Cook


Wolf’s Chicken Stew

Cover ImageCrows of Pearblossom

syndetics-scA Chair for Baby Bear

syndetics-scGoldilocks and the Three Bears by  Caralyn Buehner

syndetics-sc The Wolf Who Cried Boy

Little Oink

Little Pea

Little Hoot

The OK Book (good one for self esteem)

One of Those Days (good for different kinds of bad days)

syndetics-lc Bedtime for Mommy by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

syndetics-sc Mitchell’s License by Hallie Durand

syndetics-sc It’s Not Fair by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

syndetics-sc Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

syndetics-sc The Worst Best Friend by Alexis O’Neill (great story about loyalty and friendship)

syndetics-scWhat Time Is It Mr. Crocodile?

syndetics-sc Willow’s Whispers by Lana Button

syndetics-sc Loudmouth George Earns His Allowance by Nancy Carlson

Product DetailsKnuffle Bunny by Mo Willems

Cover ImagePeanut Butter and Homework Sandwiches

Cover ImageThe Eleventh Hour (for older kids since there is a puzzle)

Cover ImageHeckedy Peg– the kids liked this story.

Cover ImageA Pet for Miss Wright

Cover ImagePig Kahuna

Cover ImageThe Gingerbread Man Loose in the School

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I Feel a Foot! (This book reminds me of another story with blind mice.  I cannot remember the title!)

Cover ImagePsssst! It’s Me…. the Bogeyman by Barbara Park

Cover Image Scrawny Cat

Cover ImageThe Castle of Cats by Eric Kimmel

Product Details Mama, Do you Love Me?

Product DetailsI Love You the Purplest by Barbara M. Joosse

 Dog Breath by Dav Pilkey
Cover Image Very Short Fables to Read Together by Mary Ann Hoberman
Cover Image You Are What You Eat by Serge Bloch


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