PEM K-3 Principal Jake Donze recommends:
When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.
Published: 2012, c1999
Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.
After Trixie and daddy leave the laundromat, something very important turns up missing.
When Farmer Brown goes on vacation, leaving his brother Bob in charge, Duck makes trouble by changing all his instructions to notes the animals like much better.
PEM PreK teacher Molli Funk recommends:
A witch finds room on her broom for all the animals that ask for a ride, and they repay her kindness by rescuing her from a dragon.
PEM K-3 school secretary Michelle Gostonczik recommends:
Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes.
Immanuel Lutheran kindergarten teacher Lisa Hammers recommends:
Immanuel Lutheran 3rd/4th grade teacher Bretney Karsjens recommends:
The children at Napville Elementary School always ignore Officer Buckle's safety tips, until a police dog named Gloria accompanies him when he gives his safety speeches.
Immanuel Lutheran PreK teacher Ann Mussell recommends:
Overview First published in 1984, a picture book in which the Little Mouse will do all he can to save his strawberry from the Big, Hungry Bear, even if it means sharing it with the reader. The Little Mouse and the Big Hungry Bear are known and loved by millions of children around the world. Little Mouse loves strawberries, but so does the bear. How will Little Mouse stop the bear from eating his freshly picked, red, ripe strawberry?
PEM PreK teacher Vanessa Sagdalen recommends:
All of the Elephant and Piggie Books
Gerald the elephant discovers that there is something worse than a bird on your head two birds on your head! Piggie will try to help her best friend.
PEM PreK teacher Jody Schwarzhoff recommends:
When Cow gets her hooves on the farmer's car, she takes it for a wild ride through the country.
Published: 1996, c1970
A pictorial representation of a question and answer game played by a teacher and her group.
In verse, SamIam tells of the virtues of green eggs and ham.