Sunday, January 8, 2017

Starting the Year Off Right

Here are books that celebrate feelings, working together, friendship, honesty, and the bravery that kids show when they enter a new classroom.


the folly of wanting to be someone else


the courage to tell the truth, even when it's scary

standing up for others

feelings come and feelings go


how to find and nurture a friendship, 
just like you would grow a plant

When things are scary, how do we become brave?


the little things that add up to make life interesting


terrible days come and terrible days go


even punctuation marks have feelings

taking a risk helps us grow

great introduction to creative problem solving

kids who may look or act different than you, and what makes each one special... written by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who has diabetes