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The Best Poetry Books for Kids

Poetry is a way to be expressive in creative ways. Here are a variety of the best poetry books for kids. The Best Poetry Books for Kids Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman This truly unique collection celebrates nature and the simplicity of the outdoors. It is meant to...

Gardens: Picture Books to Turn Your Thumb Green

Celebrate spring in the classroom with these picture books about gardens and gardening. Gardens: Picture Books to Turn Your Thumb Green I’ve never felt more excited for spring to arrive! (and does anyone else feel cheated out of last spring?) Growing up, gardening was a staple of...

Going Green: Earth Day Picture Books

Explore going green, sustainability, and eco-friendly habits with these picture books for elementary students. Going Green: Earth Day Picture Books Over the years, I’ve worked on cutting waste. I no longer use plastic sandwich bags, paper towels, and paper napkins. Small changes...

Fractured Fairy Tales for Teens

The fairy tales you know and love…with a twist! Enjoy this fantasy list of fractured fairy tales for teens. Fractured Fairy Tales for Teens Disney’s Twisted Tales Series I read Once Upon a Dream, a twist on Sleeping Beauty. I thought it was better than what some of the...

Picture Books About China and Chinese Culture

Learn about China and Chinese culture with these picture books set in China. I was adopted from Hunan, China, but grew up in Indiana, USA. Indiana doesn’t have many Chinese people, but I loved learning more about my culture and history from books. Here are a few of my favorite...