Great Reads for the 1st Weeks of School

  • by Kelly Harmon & Randi Anderson
  • Aug. 13, 2019, 8:35 a.m.

Who Would Win? Lion vs. Tiger

By Jerry Pallotta

This book is a great informational text for kids that will keep them on the edge of their seat as they try to answer the lingering question, Who will win? Lion or Tiger? Pallotta gives students the knowledge they need about each animal to make inferences as to who would win in a battle!

Giant Children

By Brod Baggert

This book has many hilarious poems about things kids think are funny. Case and point: the poem Boogers! This book will have your students laughing and wanting more. A great read aloud to get your students hooked on reading!

Sorry Grown Ups, You Can't Go To School

By Christina Geist

This is the perfect book to read aloud if you have students (or your own kids) who are reluctant about going to school! This interactive read illustrates school as a VIP experience for kids and teachers only! This book is a fun read for the first week of school.

Kelly Harmon and Randi Anderson

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Kelly Harmon & Associates began in 2001 with a mission of instructional coaching and providing rich literacy resources for educators and parents. Our work incorporates research-based best practices for teaching and learning.

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