Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners

And so begins Mr. Will they get along? will they be friends? Just treat otters the same way you'd like them to treat you, advises wise Mr. Mr. Otters! but he doesn't know anything about Otters. Owl. Rabbit's reflection on good manners. In her smart, quirky style laurie keller highlights how to be a good friend and neighbor―just follow the Golden Rule! This title has Common Core connections.

A junior library guild selectiondo unto Otters is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year. Rabbit's new neighbors are Otters. Henry Holt Company.

First Day Jitters Mrs. Hartwell's Classroom Adventures

Hartwell, sarah Jane reluctantly pulls herself together and goes to school. She just knows it. Burton, who helps smooth her jittery transition. She is quickly befriended by Mrs. She doesn't know anybody, and nobody knows her. With much prodding from Mr. First day jitters is an enchanting story that is sure to be treasured by anyone who has ever anticipated a first day of school.

. This charming and familiar story will delight readers with its surprise ending. Fun, energetic illustrations brighten page after page with the busy antics surrounding Sarah Jane. It will be awful. Sarah jane hartwell is scared and doesn't want to start over at a new school. Everyone knows that sinking feeling in the pit of the stomach just before diving into a new situation.


Potato Pants!

What could it be? find out in this one-of-a-kind story about misunderstandings and forgiveness, and―of course―Potato Pants!A Christy Ottaviano BookThis title has Common Core connections. A potato and his eggplant nemesis struggle to find the perfect pants in this hilarious, heartwarming tale of forgiveness by bestselling Geisel-Award winning creator Laurie Keller.

Potato is excited because today―for one day only― Lance Vance’s Fancy Pants Store is selling. Potato pants!potato rushes over early, but just as he’s about to walk in, something makes him stop.

Arnie, the Doughnut The Adventures of Arnie the Doughnut

A deliciously imaginative story about friendship―from the author / illustrator of The Scrambled States of America. Arnie was fascinated as he watched the customers stream into the bakery. Henry Holt Company. And, for a doughnut, he sure seems to have an awful lot to say. Some went by the dozen in giant boxes.

Good-bye!" Arnie yelled to each doughnut. I wonder who will choose me?"at first glance, with a hole in the middle, cakey, Arnie looks like an average doughnut―round, iced and sprinkled. Have a good trip!""This is so exciting!" Arnie beamed. One by one, doughnuts were chosen, placed in paper bags, and whisked away with their new owners.

Can arnie change the fate of all doughnuts―or at least have a hand in his own future? Well, you'll just have to read this funny story and find out for yourself. This title has common core connectionsArnie, the Doughnut is a 2004 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year. He was made by one of the best bakeries in town, and admittedly his sprinkles are candy-colored.

Still, a doughnut is just a doughnut, right?WRONG! Not if Arnie has anything to say about it.

The Invisible Boy

A simple act of kindness can transform an invisible boy into a friend. Meet brian, the invisible boy. Until, that is, a new kid comes to class. When justin, the new boy, arrives, Brian is the first to make him feel welcome. Used book in Good Condition. Nobody ever seems to notice him or think to include him in their group, game, or birthday party.

. And when brian and justin team up to work on a class project together, Brian finds a way to shine. From esteemed author and speaker trudy Ludwig and acclaimed illustrator Patrice Barton, this gentle story shows how small acts of kindness can help children feel included and allow them to flourish. Any parent, teacher, or counselor looking for material that sensitively addresses the needs of quieter children will find The Invisible Boy a valuable and important resource.

Includes backmatter with discussion questions and resources for further reading. Henry Holt Company.

You Get What You Get Little Boost

This important life lesson is illustrated beautifully in this relatable storyline. Melvin throws fit after fit when he doesn't get what he wants. Used book in Good Condition. He must learn how to deal with disappointment. After all, you get what you get and you don't throw a fit. Henry Holt Company.

Have You Filled a Bucket Today?: A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids

When you're a bucket filler, classroom, nurture kindness and create a positive environment in their home, grandparents,   teachers and people that want to teach empathy, parents, you make the world a better place to be! This 32-page picture book is perfect for children, workplace and community. Winner of 24 awards.

This guide to daily happiness, though, is not just for kids. Turnaround publisher services. That showing kindness and appreciation of others goes a long way to making this world a happier place for everyone, including ourselves. All day long, we are either filling up or dipping into each other's buckets by what we say and what we do.

. It's an important lesson to teach and remind us all. We all need reminders of the benefits of positive thinking and positive behavior. Children are not the only ones that need to learn how to be truly happy. Teaches young readers valuable lessons about giving, sharing, and caring. It's all in the bucket, that invisible bucket that follows you everywhere.


Rude Cakes

2016 ezra jack keats book award – new illustrator honorwho knew that cakes were so rude?! In this deliciously entertaining book, a not-so-sweet cake—who never says please or thank you or listens to its parents—gets its just desserts. Mixing hilarious text and pictures, rowboat watkins, a former Sendak fellow, has cooked up a laugh-out- loud story that can also be served up as a delectable discussion starter about manners or bullying, as it sweetly reminds us all that even the rudest cake can learn to change its ways.

Chronicle Books. Used book in Good Condition. Turnaround publisher services. Henry Holt Company.

Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun: Having the Courage To Be Who You Are

Henry Holt Company. Lucy is teased by a boy at school because she is different. Used book in Good Condition. Chronicle Books. Turnaround publisher services. Used book in Good Condition. She has the courage to be true to herself and to make the right choice when that same boy needs her help.

The Golden Rule

Turnaround publisher services. Used book in Good Condition. Henry Holt Company. Used book in Good Condition. 20, 000 first printing. Abrams. Grandpa explains that the golden rule is a simple statement on how to live that can be practiced by people of all ages and faiths, then helps his grandson figure out how to apply the rule to his own life.

Chronicle Books.

Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker Little Boost

Lacey Walker loves to talk. Used book in Good Condition. Abrams. But when she loses her voice, Lacey learns the importance of listening. Chronicle Books. Turnaround publisher services. Henry Holt Company. She talks all day, and sometimes all night. Used book in Good Condition.