Sweet Treats and Cool Reads

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Episode #9 - May/June 2019

Theme: Summer Reading

This episode shares summer reading recommendations for personal reading. Happy Reading!

Episode #8 - April 2019

Theme: End of the School Year/Summer Read-Alouds

Books in this Episode:

  • How to Code a Sandcastle by Josh Funk
  • Last Day Blues by Julie Danneberg
  • Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths by Graham Annable
  • Summer: An Alphabet Acrostic by Steven Schnur
  • Zoomer's Summer Snowstorm by Ned Young
  • Goldfish on Vacation by Sally Lloyd-Jones

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Episode #7 - March 2019

Theme: Beginning Readers

Books in this Episode:

  • The Adventures of Otto by David Milgrim
  • The Adventures of Zip by David Milgrim
  • Bunny Will Not Smile by Jason Tharp
  • Fox the Tiger by Corey R. Tabor
  • Peanut Butter's First Day of School by Terry Border
  • Annie and Snowball by Cynthia Rylant
  • Buddy and Earl Meet the Neighbors by Maureen Fergus

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Episode #6 - February 2019

** Note: The first book I share is actually called The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade by Justin Roberts. In the video, I incorrectly shared the title. **

Theme: Kindness

All the books shared were chosen by the Kindness Club!

Books in this Episode:

  • The Smallest Girl in Smallest Grade by Justin Roberts
  • The Monster Who Lost His Mean by Tiffany Strelitz Haber
  • Hug Machine by Scott Campbell
  • Plant a Kiss by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
  • Sidewalk Flowers by Jon Arno Lawson
  • I Walk with Vanessa: A Story about a Simple Act of Kindness by Kerascoet

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Episode #5 - January 2019

Theme: Teeth for National Children's Dental Health Month

Books in this Episode:

  • My Toothbrush is Missing by Jan Thomas
  • The Crocodile and the Dentist by Taro Gomi
  • Big Mouths by Catherine Ipcizade
  • George Washington's Teeth by Deborah Chandra & Madeleine Comora
  • Stella and the Night Sprites: Tooth Bandits by Sam Hay
  • I Lost My Tooth! by Mo Willems

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Episode #4 - December 2018

Theme: Helping

Books in this Episode:

  • Saving Winslow by Sharon Creech
  • I am Human: A book of Empathy by Susan Verde
  • What Can a Citizen Do? by Dave Eggers
  • Giraffe Problems by Jory John
  • Let the Children March by Monica Clark-Robinson
  • The Rabbit Listened by Cori Doerrfeld
  • Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters by Andrea Beaty

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Episode #3 - November 2018

Theme: Books from the ISACS Conference

Books in this Episode:

  • Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea! by Ben Clanton
  • Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes
  • Imagine by Juan Felipe Herrera
  • Which One Doesn't Belong? by Christopher Danielson
  • The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal by Nick Seluk
  • Good Rosie! by Kate Dicamillo
  • The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

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Episode #2 - October 2018

Theme: Narrative Nonfiction

Books in this Episode:

  • The Marvelous Thing that Came from a Spring by Gilbert Ford
  • Whoosh! by Chris Barton
  • One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul
  • Owen & Mzee: The True Story of Remarkable Friendship by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kahumbu
  • If Sharks Disappeared by Lily Williams
  • Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet

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Episode #1 - September 2018

Theme: Authors who contributed to The Creativity Project

Books in this Episode:

  • The Creativity Project by Colby Sharp
  • What Makes a Monster? and Pink is for Blobfish by Jess Keating
  • The Happiest Book Ever and Ballet Cat: What's Your Favorite Favorite? by Bob Shea
  • Fergus and Zeke and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner
  • My Teacher is a Monster and Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown
  • Drawn Together and Let Me Finish! by Minh Le

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