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Encourage your child to celebrate teachers and school educators by reading all about them -- perfect for Teacher Appreciation Week!
 
School Friends #1: The Best Teacher in the World
School Friends #1: The Best Teacher in the World
Series: School Friends, Book #1
by Grace Maccarone , Bernice Chardiet Illustrated by G. Brian Karas
Bunny's favorite teacher, Ms. Darcy, teaches Bunny not to be afraid to ask questions.
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My Teacher's Secret Life
My Teacher's Secret Life
by Stephen Krensky Illustrated by JoAnn Adinolfi
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My Teacher Ate My Homework
My Teacher Ate My Homework
Series: Zack Files, Book #27
by Dan Greenburg Illustrated by Jack E. Davis
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Who Will Be My Teacher This Year?
Who Will Be My Teacher This Year?
by Jerry Pallotta Illustrated by David Biedrzycki

As a young boy wonders who his teacher will be in his new grade, he imagines that a reading rhino, mathematical moose, and a fluttery flock of scientific seagulls all have something to offer, but none seem quite right as a teacher.

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The Gym Teacher from the Black Lagoon
The Gym Teacher from the Black Lagoon
Series: Black Lagoon Adventures, Book #3
by Mike Thaler Illustrated by Jared D. Lee

If young readers thought the Teacher and the Principal from the Black Lagoon were scary, wait until they see the gym teacher! This third book explores a youngster's fear of meeting a new teacher: Bubba and Bumpo meet a gym teacher called Coach Kong!

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What I Saw in the Teachers' Lounge
What I Saw in the Teachers' Lounge
by Jerry Pallotta Illustrated by Howard McWilliam

A funny back-to-school story by Jerry Pallotta and Howard McWilliam!

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The Abominable Snow Teacher
The Abominable Snow Teacher
by Lisa Passen Illustrated by Lisa Passen
Determined to teach even on a snow day, Miss Irma Birmbaum encounters mysterious lights that transform her into an Abominable Snow Teacher.
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I Know an Old Teacher
I Know an Old Teacher
by Anne Bowen Illustrated by Stephen Gammell

In this take on the well-known cumulative rhyme, a teacher inadvertently swallows a flea and then follows it with an assortment of classroom pets, while her students look on in surprise.

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My Teacher Sleeps in School
My Teacher Sleeps in School
by Leatie Weiss Illustrated by Ellen Weiss

Because Mrs. Marsh is always in her classroom before the students arrive and always stays after they leave, Mollie becomes convinced that her teacher has no home other than the school.

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Because You Are My Teacher
Because You Are My Teacher
by Sherry North Illustrated by Marcellus Hall

Illustrations and verse list some of the places a teacher would take her students if she could, from a hot-air balloon trip over China's Great Wall to an airboat ride in the Everglades to observe alligators.

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Karen's New Teacher
Karen's New Teacher
Series: Baby-Sitters Little Sister, Book #21
by Ann M. Martin

Karen is devastated when her favorite teacher, Ms. Colman, takes time off and is replaced by strict, unfriendly Mrs. Hoffman whose list of rules cramps Karen's style.

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