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Mo Willems and his funny pigeon. Watched a great interview with him. He is hands down my favorite children's author! http://www.janetcampbell.ca/

Show Me a Story: Why Picture Books Matter: Conversations with 21 of the World's Most Celebrated Illustrators Leonard S.

Picture Books to help teach plot: Literacy Without Worksheets

These books have rich plots. Reading these books as read alouds and pulling elements the author uses to unfold the plot can help teach students effective ways to write.

Favorite Wordless Picture | From Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

A list of our favorite wordless picture books, which are great for reading out loud together, as the illustrations & lack of text promote discussion.

earth day books

Earth Day is April but these books work year round. They focus on real ways kids can change their habits and help the environment, on how and why we should recycle and provide cautionary tales about what could happen if we don't.