Children's Books

Here are some are some books great for read-alouds or self-reading that follow the theme of inquiry-based learning in a natural context!
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This week we are featuring the Indigenous novel “Warrior Girl Unearthed” by #1 New York Times bestselling author Angeline Boulley! “Warrior Girl Unearthed” takes us back to Sugar Island in this high-stakes thriller about the power of discovering your stolen history. Get it at the link in our bio! #indigenous #inquiry #outdooreducation #novel #reading #literacy Novels, Thriller Books, Book Of The Month, Novelist, Author, Thriller, Bestselling Author, Fiction, Book Publishing
Warrior Girl Unearthed
This week we are featuring the Indigenous novel “Warrior Girl Unearthed” by #1 New York Times bestselling author Angeline Boulley! “Warrior Girl Unearthed” takes us back to Sugar Island in this high-stakes thriller about the power of discovering your stolen history. Get it at the link in our bio! #indigenous #inquiry #outdooreducation #novel #reading #literacy
This week we are featuring the Indigenous picture book “Just Like Grandma” by Kim Rogers. This book is about Becca who watches their grandma create, play, and dance—and she knows that she wants to be just like Grandma. As the two share their favourite activities, Becca discovers something surprising about Grandma. #indigenous #inquiry #outdooreducation #picturebook #reading #literacy Grandma Book, Grandma, Children’s Books, Childrens Books, Children's Picture Books, Diverse Books, Childrens, Book Club Books
Just Like Grandma
This week we are featuring the Indigenous picture book “Just Like Grandma” by Kim Rogers. This book is about Becca who watches their grandma create, play, and dance—and she knows that she wants to be just like Grandma. As the two share their favourite activities, Becca discovers something surprising about Grandma. #indigenous #inquiry #outdooreducation #picturebook #reading #literacy
Carole Lindstrom Michaela Goade Rom, Libri, Tribute, Lindstrom, Beatrix Potter, Carole, Sioux Tribe, Kinder, Libros
We Are Water Protectors
Carole Lindstrom Michaela Goade
Teaching Kids to Love the Earth: Marina Herman, Paul Treuer, Carolyn Olson Literacy, Nature, Crafts, Teaching Kids, Learning Through Play, Inquiry Based Learning, Outdoor Learning, Nature Activities, Activities
Teaching Kids to Love the Earth
Teaching Kids to Love the Earth: Marina Herman, Paul Treuer, Carolyn Olson
"In a satisfying tribute to the wonders of nature and family, Mother Earth attempts to put her wild child, Autumn, to bed, but Autumn isn't quite ready." Reading, Sofas, Mother Earth, Wild Child, Children's Books, Childrens Publishing
Wild Child
"In a satisfying tribute to the wonders of nature and family, Mother Earth attempts to put her wild child, Autumn, to bed, but Autumn isn't quite ready."
"Now that school is over, Wesley needs a summer project. He’s learned that each civilization needs a staple food crop, so he decides to sow a garden and start his own - civilization, that is. He turns over a plot of earth, and plants begin to grow. They soon tower above him and bear a curious-looking fruit." Great Stories, The Most Magnificent Thing, Wordless Picture Books, Earth Book, Favorite Books, Hardcover, Creative Thinking
Weslandia
"Now that school is over, Wesley needs a summer project. He’s learned that each civilization needs a staple food crop, so he decides to sow a garden and start his own - civilization, that is. He turns over a plot of earth, and plants begin to grow. They soon tower above him and bear a curious-looking fruit."
"A collection of poems about nature and wildlife, spanning all the seasons of the year." Art, Books, Poems, Collection Of Poems, Seasons Of The Year, Read Aloud, Seasons
Under Your Feet
"A collection of poems about nature and wildlife, spanning all the seasons of the year."
"A young boy and his pussycat discover a world of sounds in this early-level, phonics-based reader. From the music of the pussycat to father singing in the shower, young readers will delight in the sounds they discover." Phonics, Readers, The Pussycat, Young Reader
There Is Music in a Pussycat
"A young boy and his pussycat discover a world of sounds in this early-level, phonics-based reader. From the music of the pussycat to father singing in the shower, young readers will delight in the sounds they discover."
"A cumulative folk song that traces a fine tree back to the acorn planted by a boy whose bed was feathered by a bird nesting in a similar tree." Wood, Folk Song, Tree, Folk, Book Cover
The Tree in the Wood
"A cumulative folk song that traces a fine tree back to the acorn planted by a boy whose bed was feathered by a bird nesting in a similar tree."
"With the help of a lot of practice, a young boy learns from his old teacher how to listen to the sounds and songs of the natural world, from a wildflower seed bursting open to the voice of the corn in a cornfield. " Feelings, Mindfulness, Aladdin, Got Books, Old Teacher, Literature, Meaningful Life
The Other Way to Listen
"With the help of a lot of practice, a young boy learns from his old teacher how to listen to the sounds and songs of the natural world, from a wildflower seed bursting open to the voice of the corn in a cornfield. "
The Magic School Bus Plants Seeds Parts Of A Plant, Science For Kids, Best Children Books, Science Experiments Kids, Plants Lesson Plans, Magic School Bus, Teaching Plants, Science Activities For Kids
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The Magic School Bus Plants Seeds
"Put on your socks and shoes—and don't forget your ears! We're going on a listening walk. Shhhhh. Do not talk. Do not hurry. Get ready to fill your ears with a world of wonderful and surprising sounds. A little girl and her father take a quiet walk and identify the sounds around them. Soon the girl discovers an extraordinary world of sounds in her everyday environment." Coaching, Montessori, Elementary Music, Teaching, Pre K, Workshop
The Listening Walk
"Put on your socks and shoes—and don't forget your ears! We're going on a listening walk. Shhhhh. Do not talk. Do not hurry. Get ready to fill your ears with a world of wonderful and surprising sounds. A little girl and her father take a quiet walk and identify the sounds around them. Soon the girl discovers an extraordinary world of sounds in her everyday environment."
"Tresselt's classic story of The Dead Tree is given new life in this gloriously re-illustrated volume. The role of an oak tree in the cycle of nature is revealed as an ancient tree, even as it dies and returns to the earth, provides nourishment for new life all around it. "Impressionistic illustrations beautifully reflect an evocative text."" Illustrators, Ideas, Oak Tree, Nature Study, Ancient Tree
The Gift of the Tree
"Tresselt's classic story of The Dead Tree is given new life in this gloriously re-illustrated volume. The role of an oak tree in the cycle of nature is revealed as an ancient tree, even as it dies and returns to the earth, provides nourishment for new life all around it. "Impressionistic illustrations beautifully reflect an evocative text.""
The Family Of Earth Big Cats, Animals, Lions, China, Animals Of The World, Wild Cats, Wyland, Cats And Kittens
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The Family Of Earth
That chickadee feeling. (2013). by Frank Glew. Favorite Child, Chickadee, Character Education, Supportive
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That chickadee feeling. (2013). by Frank Glew.
Sunflower House by Eve Bunting Gardens, Plants, Bible Crafts, Sunflower House, Sunflower, Gardening Books, Wildlife
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Sunflower House by Eve Bunting
January: {book} Stranger in the Woods: A Photographic Fantasy by Carl R Sams & Jean Stoick Winter, Christmas Books, Picture Books, Winter Books, Picture Book, Woods
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January: {book} Stranger in the Woods: A Photographic Fantasy by Carl R Sams & Jean Stoick
"Examines different techniques and styles that can be used when drawing animals, including watercolor, sketching, photomontage, printing, and clay modeling, using examples from great artists and suggestions for creating your own works." Artists, Learning, Drawing Animals, Animal Drawings, Sketching, Watercolor
Animals
"Examines different techniques and styles that can be used when drawing animals, including watercolor, sketching, photomontage, printing, and clay modeling, using examples from great artists and suggestions for creating your own works."
"A young girl, her parents, and their neighbors try to save an old oak tree that has been poisoned by pollution." Children's Literature, Trees For Kids, Lesson, Field
Someday A Tree
"A young girl, her parents, and their neighbors try to save an old oak tree that has been poisoned by pollution."
"Children explore the world of science through art with these open-ended experiments categorized by scientific topic. Hundreds of art activities amaze and delight children as they discover the magic of crystals, light, constellations, plants, and more. A unique approach to learning basic science concepts." Early Childhood Education, Summer, Best Science Books, Science Books, Early Literacy, Childhood Education, Library Books
Science Arts
"Children explore the world of science through art with these open-ended experiments categorized by scientific topic. Hundreds of art activities amaze and delight children as they discover the magic of crystals, light, constellations, plants, and more. A unique approach to learning basic science concepts."
Philippe in Monet's Garden by Lisa Jobe Carmack Monet Lily Pads, Claude Monet, Garrett, Monet, Monet Art, Museum Of Fine Arts
Philippe in Monet's Garden
Philippe in Monet's Garden by Lisa Jobe Carmack
nature-spy Reading Street, Nature Kids, Nature Play, Spy
October 2016 – The Curious Kindergarten
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Film Posters, Writing, Movie Posters
My School is Alive!
Provides images of paintings and new, sensory ways to experience them, such as… Andy Warhol, Henri Matisse, Forgiveness, Frida Kahlo, The Past, If People Were Rain, Kandinsky, Senses, It Hurts
Music, Media, Games
Provides images of paintings and new, sensory ways to experience them, such as…
Listen to the Rain: Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault, James Endicott Music Education, Fresh, Rain, Silent, Weather, Teaching Music, Music Book, Children’s Literature, Cloud In A Jar
Listen to the Rain
Listen to the Rain: Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault, James Endicott
Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman. Newbery Medal winner 1989. Poetry, The Voice, Worth Reading, Joyful Noise, Book Worth Reading, Worth
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Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman. Newbery Medal winner 1989.
"From a harsh rocky shore to a golden prairie field, kids are invited to journey through the breathtaking Canadian landscape. Children's literature expert Dr. David Booth matches more than 25 rugged and beautiful paintings by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson with the voices of Canada's most talented poets." Canadian, Book Art
Images of Nature: Canadian Poets and the Group of Seven
"From a harsh rocky shore to a golden prairie field, kids are invited to journey through the breathtaking Canadian landscape. Children's literature expert Dr. David Booth matches more than 25 rugged and beautiful paintings by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson with the voices of Canada's most talented poets."
I See Animals Hiding: Jim Arnosky: 9780439232159: Amazon.com: Books Herding, Animals Wild, Animal Study, Animal Hide, Creatures, Walk In The Woods
I See Animals Hiding
I See Animals Hiding: Jim Arnosky: 9780439232159: Amazon.com: Books
How Artists See Animals: Mammal, Fish, Bird, Reptile Bird, Reptiles, Mammals, Childrens Art
How Artists See Animals: Mammal, Fish, Bird, Reptile
How Artists See Animals: Mammal, Fish, Bird, Reptile
Have You Seen Birds? Kinds Of Birds, Common Birds, Childhood Books, Bird Book, All Birds, Owl Books, Different Birds, Book Activities, Bird Nest
Have You Seen Birds?
Have You Seen Birds?