The heartwarming story of kindness, and endearing illustrations make The Little Engine That Could a classic. I still remember receiving my first cherished copy for Christmas, 30 years ago. Students like seeing the train arrive at its destination.
Be Nice to Spiders tells a friendly tale of how spiders help our ecosystem. Students love to read their page, sharing the information they have learned about their spider. In this lesson, students will "recognize that animals and plants are living things that grow, reproduce, and need food, air, and water." --Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework
This content resource helps teachers locate information on their favorite children's authors. Suggestions for teaching ideas, related links, and a helpful teacher's guide are all included.