Author - Amy Roth

Amy is an elementary school teacher in the midwest, USA. She loves getting kids excited about learning and fostering their love for reading. Her other love is linguistics and she has enjoyed several experiences teaching English both in the States and abroad. Amy is a foster parent, avid traveler, tea drinker, and left-handed writer who hopes to author a few novels someday.

Best Halloween Picture Books for Kids

Boo! Celebrate Halloween with these not-so-spooky Halloween picture books for your next fall classroom read aloud. Halloween Picture Books   Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson A witch and her cat are speeding through the October skies when a gust of wind blows away the...

Picture Books About Pets for Kids

Perfect for classroom read alouds, these picture books about pets are humorous, diverse, and heartwarming. Picture Books About Pets   Lucky Dogs by Joowon Oh Ruth and her mom are at an adoption fair. Ruth will be moving soon and can’t adopt, but she finds out she can foster...

Fiction Picture Books With Strong Female Leads

As I’ve reached my mid 20s, I’ve had a stronger appreciation for original stories with strong female leads. It’s powerful for young girls to know their potential is limitless and it’s healthy for boys to see strong females as people to be admired and looked up to...

Pizza Parlor Entrepreneurship Activity for Kids

Practice math skills, budgeting, and design, and much more with this full simulation activity. Immerse yourself in the world of entrepreneurship by using your $1,000 budget to purchase a storefront and initial inventory. Then, you’ll work with what you have to create a menu...

Picture Books for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s day is the perfect day to promote love and kindness. Show some love with these Valentine’s books for kids. Valentine’s Books for Kids Here Comes Valentine Cat by Deborah Underwood It’s Valentine’s Day, and Cat isn’t feeling very amicable...

A Picture Book Tour of America’s National Parks

Learn about the National Parks through these beautiful and vibrant picture books for elementary school students. A Picture Book Tour of America’s National Parks Hello, National Parks by Martha Ray Zschock This book is perfect for introducing preschool-age kids to the wonders of our...