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EDUCATOR’S GUIDES

27 MAGIC WORDS
An Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

8 CLASS PETS + 1 SQUIRREL ÷ 1 DOG = CHAOS 
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

AFTER THE ASHES
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

AMAZING PLANT POWERS: How Plants Fly, Fight, Hide, Hunt, and Change the World
Educator’s guide featuring plant projects and a vocabulary activity sheet.

ANIMALS WORK & Ted Lewin Informational Books
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities for Ted Lewin’s I Like to Read® books: LOOK!, WHAT AM I? WHERE AM I?, CAN YOU SEE ME?, and ANIMALS WORK. Includes Common Core State Standards.

ANNE FRANK CASE: Simon Wiesenthal’s Search for the Truth
Educators’ Guide

ANTS RULE: THE LONG AND SHORT OF IT
Lesson plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

APRIL FOOL, PHYLLIS!
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

AUNT ANT LEAVES THROUGH THE LEAVES
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

¡VÁMONOS! LET’S GO!: An adaptation of “The Wheels on the Bus” in English and Spanish
Lesson plan featuring questions for classroom discussion, connections to the Common Core State Standards and sheet music for “The Wheels on the Bus.”

BECAUSE THEY MARCHED: The People’s Campaign for Voting Rights That Changed America
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion aligned with CCSS, connections to the movie Selma and suggestions for further exploration.

BECOMING BEN FRANKLIN: How a Candle-Maker’s Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty
Questions for Classroom Discussion, Curriculum Connections, and Common Core State Standards

BEFORE SHE WAS HARRIET
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

Behind Closed Doors
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

BENNY GOODMAN AND TEDDY WILSON: Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

BIG RIVER’S DAUGHTER
Educator’s guide with classroom activities and questions for discussion.

BIRDS MAKE NESTS
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

BOSTON TEA PARTY, THE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

BROWN V. BOARD: A FIGHT FOR SIMPLE JUSTICE
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards. 

BULLET CATCH, THE: Murder by Misadventure
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

CANARY IN THE COAL MINE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

CARMEN LEARNS ENGLISH
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

CAROLINE’S COMETS: A TRUE STORY
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

CAT WITH THE YELLOW STAR, THE 
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

CHILD’S CALENDAR, A
Classroom activities connecting to the Common Core State Standards.

CINCO DE MOUSE-O!
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration, as well as how to plan your own Cinco de Mayo celebration! 

Clayton Stone Series
Discussion guide featuring questions for discussion and classroom extensions plus connections to the Instructional Standards for CLAYTON STONE, AT YOUR SERVICE and CLAYTON STONE, FACING OFF. 

DAY OF THE DEAD / EL DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further reading, plus how to plan your own Día de Los Muertos party! 

DIFFICULT BOY, A
Pre-Reading Activity, Discussion of Themes, Curriculum Connections, and About the Author 

DREW THE SCREW: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E
Lesson plan showcasing using the long u vowel teams. 

EDGAR ALLAN’S OFFICIAL CRIME INVESTIGATION NOTEBOOK Interdisciplinary Exploration Unit
A full unit with language arts and science activities, including discussion questions and poetry writing, with links to author videos about the writing process.

Educators’ Guide to The David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies
An American History Bookshelf from 1492 Through the Twentieth Century


END OF THE LINE, THE

In-depth curriculum guide

EVEN AN OCTOPUS NEEDS A HOME
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

EVEN AN OSTRICH NEEDS A NEST
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

FAMILIES
Educator’s Guide and activity sheet that features questions for classroom discussion aligned with CCSS and an activity sheet for young readers.

FIREBOY TO THE RESCUE! A Fire Safety Book
Educator’s guide featuring classroom resources and activities for Fire Safety, Prevention, and much more! 

FISH FOR JIMMY: Inspired by One Family’s Experience in a Japanese American Internment Camp
Educator’s guide featuring activities connecting the Common Core State Standards to Literature/Language Arts, Art, Research. Extensive online resources included.

FOREST, WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE?
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

FOX TAILS
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration.

FREAKY FAST FRANKIE JOE
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration.

FREEDOM SUMMER: The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. Written by Pat Scales.

FREEDOM WALKERS: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Time Line

FREEDOM WALKERS: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Educator’s Guide

FROM SEED TO PLANT
Educator’s guide with Common Core State Standards connections!

FUN WITH ROMAN NUMERALS
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

GENEVIEVE’S WAR
An educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

GHOSTS OF THE TITANIC
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

Gibbons: A Year with Gail Gibbons
Activity Planning Guide Interior Pages

Gibbons: A Year with Gail Gibbons – Introduction
Activity Planning Guide Cover

Gibbons: Explore the World of Science with Gail Gibbons
A BRAND NEW guide showcasing Gail’s newest science books! Features reproducible activities to use pre, during, and post-reading, and a culminating activity that can be applied to all of her books. Also included are a comprehensive booklist, and a certificate of membership for the “Gail Gibbons Science Team.”

GIRLS OF GETTYSBURG, THE 
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

GRAND MOSQUE OF PARIS: A Story of How Muslims Rescued Jews During the Holocaust
Educators’ Guide

GROW! RAISE! CATCH! How We Get Our Food
Lesson Plan with Instructional Standards

GUNNER, FOOTBALL HERO
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

HAPPY ENDINGS: A Story About Suffixes
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

HARRIET TUBMAN AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

HAUNTED HOUSE, HAUNTED MOUSE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

HELLO SPRING! 
Lesson plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

HERE IN HARLEM
Guide featuring Discussion Questions, Classroom Activities, and Suggestions for Further Reading.

HERE IS BIG BUNNY
Lesson plan featuring questions for classroom discussion, connections to the Instructional Standards. 

HERE IS BIG BUNNY
Lesson plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

HIDDEN
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards. 

HUNTER MORAN Series Educator’s Guide
Educator’s Guide for the three book series featuring Common Core State Standards and questions for classroom discussion.

IMMORTAL MAX
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

IRENA SENDLER AND THE CHILDREN OF THE WARSAW GHETTO
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

JUST A LUCKY SO AND SO: The Story of Louis Armstrong
Discussion and Activity Guide explores this joyful tribute to the virtuoso musician and buoyant personality who introduced much of the world to jazz.

KIKI AND JACQUES
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

LAFAYETTE AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION and WASHINGTON AT VALLEY FORGE Combo Guide
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions and links for further reading. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

Language Arts Educators’ Guide
Teach Language Arts: Picture Books for the Classroom

LET’S ESTIMATE: A BOOK ABOUT ESTIMATING AND ROUNDING NUMBERS
Lesson plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

LION AND THE MICE, THE: An I Like to Read® Book
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

LITTLE PUPPY AND THE BIG GREEN MONSTER
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

LOOK AND BE GRATEFUL
Downloadable poster and activity sheet with Common Core State Standards.

LOOK! An I Like to Read® Book, Level D
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

MAGNETS PUSH, MAGNETS PULL
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

Mary Amato Author 360
Get the 360 on Mary Amato with this Bio, Discussion Guides for her books, and an author Q&A! 

MAYFLOWER, THE
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

ME FIRST! Prefixes Lead the Way
This Discussion and Activity Guide will “REview,” “ENlighten,” and “UNleash” the knowledge of “PREfixes”! 

MENDING HORSES
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

MENDING HORSES and A DIFFICULT BOY Combo Guide
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

MONEY MADNESS 
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

MONSTER HEALTH BOOK: A Guide To Eating Healthy, Being Active & Feeling Great For Monsters & Kids
Educator’s Activity Guide

MS. SPELL
Lesson plan aligned with Common Core State Standards.

MUDDY AS A DUCK PUDDLE AND OTHER AMERICAN SIMILES
Educator’s guide featuring Language Arts classroom activities—and art and geography, too.

MY AWESOME SUMMER BY P. MANTIS
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

NANNY X Series
Discussion guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and connections to the Common Core State Standards for NANNY X and NANNY X RETURNS. 

NEW SHOES
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

NO FAIR SCIENCE FAIR
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

Noodlehead Nightmares Educator’s Guide
Educator’s guide with classroom discussion questions and classroom activities. 

Noodlehead Nightmares Educator’s Guide
Educator’s guide with classroom discussion questions and classroom activities. 

OLLIE’S CLASS TRIP
Lesson plan aligned with Common Core State Standards

ONE GOOD THING ABOUT AMERICA
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

ONE IS A FEAST FOR MOUSE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities, online resources, and suggestions for further reading. 

ONE, TWO, BUCKLE MY SHOE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities for art, mathematics, language arts, science, and literature. 

ORPHAN AND THE MOUSE, THE
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

OUR TEACHER IS A VAMPIRE AND OTHER (NOT) TRUE STORIES
An Educator’s Guide filled with classroom activities and online resources. 

OUT IN LEFT FIELD
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

PAINTING THE RAINBOW
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

PEEPER AND ZEEP: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

PERIMETER, AREA, AND VOLUME
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

PICTURE BOOK OF DANIEL BOONE, A
Discussion questions and interdisciplinary connections with Common Core State Standards.

PICTURE BOOK OF DOLLEY AND JAMES MADISON, A 
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

PICTURE BOOK OF HARRY HOUDINI, A
Educators’ guide featuring classroom activities and tips for doing your own magic tricks. 

PICTURE BOOK OF SAM HOUSTON, A
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

PIP SITS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level D
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

PLOT CHICKENS, THE
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

POLKA DOTS FOR POPPY Guide & Poster
Poster and discussion guide aligned to Instructional Standards. 

RADIO GIRL
Discussion questions and interdisciplinary connections with Common Core State Standards.

REACH FOR THE MOON, LITTLE LION
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

REVENGE OF THE STAR SURVIVORS
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

ROLLER DERBY RIVALS
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

RUN FOR YOUR LIFE! Predators and Prey in the African Savanna
Lesson plan featuring new vocabulary words and discussion questions centered around the African savanna and predator & prey relationships. 

SAFEST LIE, THE 
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards. 

SEEKING CASSANDRA
Educator’s Guide filled with classroom activities, questions for discussion and more. 

Sesame Seade Series Educator’s Guide/Activity Sheet
Includes an educator’s guide with Common Core State Standards and, for kids, “Sesame Seade’s Stellar Guide to Becoming a Supersleuth!” 

SHADES OF PEOPLE
Educator’s Guide featuring classroom activities for language arts and art, as well as suggestions for further exploration. 

SHADOW COLLECTOR’S APPRENTICE, THE
Educators’ Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration.

SHOCKING TRUTH ABOUT ENERGY, THE
Educator’s Guide featuring classroom activities, suggestions for further reading, and more! 

SNOW DAY FOR MOUSE
Educator’s Guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

STAY-AT-HOME SAMMY AND THE RUNAWAY SPOT
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

STRUDEL’S FOREVER HOME
Educator’s guide that is aligned with instructional standards featuring classroom activities and questions for discussion. 

SUSAN MARCUS BENDS THE RULES
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. 

SWING SISTERS: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm
Educator’s Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards.

THE SLEEPING GYPSY Poster Educator’s Guide
Downloadable poster and educator’s guide

THERE’S A FROG IN MY THROAT
Language Arts Curriculum Connections and Questions for the Classroom

TRANSPORTATION! How People Get Around
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

TRUDY’S BIG SWIM: HOW GERTRUDE EDERLE SWAM THE ENGLISH CHANNEL AND TOOK THE WORLD BY STORM
Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

VIETNAM: A HISTORY OF THE WAR
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards. 

WHAT A TREASURE!
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

WHAT AM I? WHERE AM I? & Ted Lewin Informational Books
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities for Ted Lewin’s I Like to Read® books: LOOK!, WHAT AM I? WHERE AM I?, CAN YOU SEE ME?, and ANIMALS WORK. Includes Instructional Standards.

WHEN THE SERGEANT CAME MARCHING HOME
Educator’s Guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

WHISTLE IN THE DARK
Discussion questions and interdisciplinary connections with Common Core State Standards.

WHOSE EYE AM I?
Lesson plan featuring discussion questions centered around how different animals use their sense of sight and classroom activities. 

WING WING BROTHERS CARNIVAL DE MATH, The
Educator’s Guide featuring interdisciplinary classroom activities aligned with the Common Core State Standards.

WRITING WITH ROSE: YOU CAN WRITE A STORY TOO
Educator’s Guide aligned with Instructional Standards. 

YOU’RE PULLING MY LEG! 400 Human-Body Sayings from Head to Toe
Educator’s Guide. Hip, hip hooray! Street and Brace have put their heads together and come up with a book about idioms that hits the topic right on the nose for elementary school students and English language learners.

YUMMY!
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities with connections to the Common Core State Standards.

READER’S GUIDES

3, 2, 1, GO!: An I Like to Read® Book, Level G
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 
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ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE
First novel! Questions for discussion.

An Interview with Betty Ren Wright
Exclusive Interview with the author of Christina’s Ghost and The Dollhouse Murders! 

Betsy Byars / A BLOSSOM PROMISE: A Blossom Family Book #4
A Readers’ Guide with Discussion Questions, An Interview with Betsy Byars, and Writing Tips from the Author! 

Betsy Byars / THE BLOSSOMS AND THE GREEN PHANTOM: A Blossom Family Book #3
A Reader’s Guide with Discussion Questions, An Interview with Betsy Byars, and Writing Tips from the Author! 

Betsy Byars / THE BLOSSOMS MEET THE VULTURE LADY: A Blossom Family Book #2 
A Reader’s Guide with Discussion Questions, An Interview with Betsy Byars, and Writing Tips from the Author! 

Betsy Byars / WANTED…MUD BLOSSOM: A Blossom Family Book #5
A Readers’ Guide with Discussion Questions, An Interview with Betsy Byars, and Writing Tips from the Author! 

BOBBY LEE CLAREMONT AND THE CRIMINAL ELEMENT
Lesson plan featuring Instructional Standards.

CARBON DIARIES 2015 and THE CARBON DIARIES 2017, The
Questions for discussion of both titles, plus links to further reading. 

CARBON DIARIES 2015, THE
A Readers’ Guide to accompany the riveting ecothriller – with discussion questions and links to explore further and get involved. 

DESERT DARK
Reading Group Guide featuring Instructional Standards, Questions for Discussion and Classroom Activities. 

END OF THE LINE, THE
First novel! Questions for discussion, curriculum connections, and web links to learn about the Iraq war and youth violence.

FIGHTING FOR DONTAE
Discussion Guide and about the author.

HEY 13! 
Discussion Guide for HEY 13! – a collection of short stories by critically acclaimed writer Gary Soto. 

HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

I CAN RUN: An I Like to Read® Book, Level A
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards.

I HUG: An I Like to Read® Book, Level A
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

I LIKE THE FARM: An I Like to Read® Book, Level A
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards.

INCREDIBLE CHARLOTTE SYCAMORE, THE
Questions for discussion and further exploration Into the Classroom.

LOOK OUT, MOUSE!: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

NAKED MOLE RAT LETTERS, THE
Features questions for further discussion and a behing-the-scenes look at the novel with author Mary Amato.

New Voices
7 Novels, 7 New Voices, 7 Incredible Stories
From family relationships to historical adventures, from gritty tales of survival and war to hilarious coming-of-age experiences—we have a book for every reader!
Your Friend in Fashion, Abby Shapiro by Amy Axelod
Possum Summer by Jen K. Blom
Alice in Time by Penelope Bush
The Price of Loyalty by Mike Castan
The End of the Line by Angela Cerrito
Out of Shadows by Jason Wallace
All the World’s a Stage: A Novel in Five Acts by Gretchen Woelfle, illustrated by Thomas Cox

OUT OF SHADOWS
First novel! Questions for discussion.

PARCHED
Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration.

POSSUM SUMMER
First novel! Questions for discussion, curriculum connections, and web links to learn more about the Iraq war, possums, and more!

RACING CALIFORNIA
Discussion questions and more!

RODENT RASCALS
Lesson plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

SEEKING CASSANDRA
Author study on SEEKING CASSANDRA author, Lutricia Clifton.

SEVEN SECOND DELAY
Guide featuring questions for classroom discussion and suggestions for further exploration.

SHEEP WON’T SLEEP: Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s 
Educator’s guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration. 

SPLICED
Readers Guide with discussion questions.

SUPER WOMEN: SIX SCIENTISTS WHO CHANGED THE WORLD
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

THE BIG FIB: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E
Lesson plan featuring before, during, and after activities aligned to Instructional Standards. 

The Devil’s Intern Series 
Reader’s Guide featuring questions for discussion, classroom activities and more for THE DEVIL’S INTERN and THE DEVIL’S DREAMCATCHER. 

VIETNAM Bonus Discussion Guide
Linking VIETNAM: A HISTORY OF THE WAR by Russell Freedman with THE VIETNAM WAR: A Film By Ken Burns & Lynn Novick

VIVA, ROSE!
Educator’s Guide featuring Instructional Standards.

WHERE I BELONG
Discussion guide for the book – prints two to a page – one for you and one to share! 

YOUR FRIEND IN FASHION, ABBY SHAPIRO
First novel! Questions for discussion, curriculum connections, and web links to learn about Jackie Kennedy, JFK, and more!

PROMOTIONAL FLYERS

BALLERINA SWAN
A conversation with the creators!

CASE OF THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL DOG: A First Kids Mystery 
Introducing the newest detectives in the White House! Join First Kids Cammie and Tessa, and their dog Hooligan, as they crack the case!

Chickadee Court Mysteries
Take a look at the latest installment in the Chickadee Court Mystery series!

COLONEL THEODORE ROOSEVELT
Flyer for David A. Adler’s latest biography, featuring discussion questions with Common Core State Standards!

First Kids Mysteries
Take at look at the latest installment in the First Kids Mysteries series!

HELP ME LEARN NUMBERS 0-20!
Promotional flyer for HELP ME LEARN NUMBERS 0-20.

I Like To Read® Books from Holiday House
Promotional flyer for the I Like To Read® series. 

I’M ADOPTED!
Promotional flyer for I’M ADOPTED!

Jewish Interest Books by Holiday House
Check out Holiday House’s Jewish interest books!

Language Art Books by Holiday House
Listing of language arts books available from Holiday House!

LOOK AND BE GRATEFUL/International World Gratitude Day
Print this poster and share with us what you are grateful for. #BeGrateful

Math Books from Holiday House
Check out Holiday House’s math books!

Nutrition Books from Holiday House
Enjoy some nutritional and healthy fun with these books from Holiday House!

ROLLER DERBY RIVALS
Don’t miss this legendary, high-speed rivalry on the roller derby track!

Sesame Seade Mystery Series
Don’t miss SLEUTH ON SKATES, the first book in this hilarious new middle grade series!

SPLICED Flash Fiction: Call Me Sly 
Support INDIES FIRST on SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY & Check Out “Call Me Sly,” New Flash Fiction from Jon McGoran!

The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle Letter from the Editor 

ACTIVITY SHEETS

Adler: David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies Timeline Poster
A full size poster of the David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies.

Adler: David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies Timeline Poster – One Sheet
An 8 1/2 x 11 size of the David A. Adler Picture Book Biographies Timeline Poster. 

ALL FOR A DIME
Create a sign for something special you would like to sell.

ALLIGATORS AND CROCODILES
A Jot Chart that will help hightlight the differences between Alligators and Crocodiles.

ANANSI’S PARTY TIME Party Kit
Includes Party Invitation, Decorations, Recipes, Games, Puzzles, and more!

BAA, BAA, BLACK SHEEP
Help the sheep find its wool.

BAA, BAA, BLACK SHEEP Activity Sheet
Help the sheep find its wool. 

BEAVERS
A Before and After activity sheet – how much do you really know about beavers? You might be surprised! 

BETSY ROSS
Make your own Betsy Ross star!

BODY ACTIONS
Match the name of the body system to the drawing!

BODY ACTIONS
Educator’s Guide featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration.

BUG SHOTS
Complete this fun crossword puzzle with bug words!

BUT! Pirate Party Activity Kit
Includes many fun activities for children, including how to make your own pirate hat!

CASE OF THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL DOG: A First Kids Mystery, The
Are you a White House expert? Have you got what it takes to be a First Kid? Take the quiz and find out! 

CAT GOT A LOT: An I Like to Read® Book, Level C Coloring Pages
Happy Cat goes shopping. Color what Cat bought. 

CAT ON THE BUS
Reproducible maze, connect the dots, and word search activity with answer key.

CLICK! Downloadable Door Hanger
A make-your-own door hanger with “I’m Reading” and “I’m Sleeping” sides featuring artwork from CLICK!

CLICK! Phonemic Awareness Activity Sheet
Help young readers build basic reading skills with these phonemic awareness activities. 

COLOR CHAOS
Learn all about the basic colors and how they combine to make every shade in the rainbow! 

CORN
A reproducible activity – an addition to the guide “Explore the World of Science . . . with Gail Gibbons”.

CROAKY POKEY!, THE
Reproducible drawing and music match activity sheet.

CROW MADE A FRIEND: An I Like to Read® Book, Level D
Activity Sheet. A craft activity featuring a crow paper doll.

DOWN ON THE FARM Coloring Sheet
Coloring activity. 

EDGAR ALLAN’S OFFICIAL CRIME INVESTIGATION NOTEBOOK
Make your notebook an official crime investigation notebook with these top secret stickers!

ELEPHANTS OF AFRICA
A Jot Chart that will help highlight the different facts about elephants.

FAME, FORTUNE, AND THE BRAN MUFFINS OF DOOM
Make your own bookmark!

FIESTA FIASCO
Fiesta Fun Word Match

FLY FLEW IN: An I Like to Read® Book, Level C
Help the fly get to the lollipop.

GORILLAS
A Jot Chart that will help highlight the differences between the types of gorillas.

GROUNDHOG DAY!
Can you spot the fibs in this GROUNDHOG DAY! activity sheet?

HANUKKAH BEAR
Help Old Bear get to Bubba Brayna’s latkes!

HERE WE GO ROUND THE MULBERRY BUSH
A guide to singing and dancing along with this beloved nursery song for children and their parents

HERSHEL AND THE HANNUKKAH GOBLINS Activity Kit
Celebrate the 25th Anniversay of HERSHEL AND THE HANNUKKAH GOBLINS with these three fun activity sheets. 

HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E Bookmark
Mark your spot with this Dino-mite bookmark!

HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E Coloring Pages
Color the dinosaurs!

HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E Mobile
Cut and build this prehistoric mobile. 

HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E Poster
HIDING DINOSAURS: An I Like to Read® Book Downloadable 8.5”x11” poster 

HURRICANES!
How many Hurricane words do you know? Test your knowledge with this Magic Square! 

I Like to Read® Activity Kit
This kit includes reproducible flash cards, activity sheets, sticker sheets, and more to help extend the reading experience for your child!

I Like to Read® Bookplates
Make your books your own! Write your name on these bookplates with art from the I Like to Read® series.

Iguana and Friends Activity Sheets
Games, classroom activities, and a glossary of Spanish words for all the Iguana and Friends books. Lots of fun with the four amigos

IS THAT A CAT? Activity Sheet
What is the character looking for?

IT’S RAINING! Magic Square
Test your knowledge of weather cycles with this Magic Square!

IT’S SNOWING! Activity Kit
Fill in the magic square and choose the fib in these IT’S SNOWING! activity sheets. 

KITE DAY
Build a kite with Will Hillenbrand!

LADYBUGS
A fill-in-the-blank activity using vocabulary about ladybugs and insects.

LOOK AND BE GRATEFUL Banner
Download the LOOK AND BE GRATEFUL Twitter banner. 

LOOK AND SEE: What’s-Not-The-Same-Game
A spot-the-difference poster activity

LOST DOG: An I Like to Read® Book, Level C Activity Sheet
Where Did Pete Go? 

MAÑANA, IGUANA
Mañana, Iguana Criss Cross

MARKET MAZE
Head on an apple-picking adventure with this downloadable poster activity featuring one of the mazes from the book!

MICE ON ICE: An I Like to Read® Book, Level C
Help the mice find the cat.

MOUSETROPOLIS 
Lesson plan aligned with Instructional standards. 

Multicultural Children’s Day Coloring Sheet


NANNY X Series
Make-your-own bookmark activity featuring NANNY X and NANNY X RETURNS!

NATE LIKES TO SKATE: An I Like to Read® Book, Level D Activity Sheet
Fill in the blank with the correct letter to make the words rhyme.

NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, THE
Downloadable ornaments featuring Tomie dePaola’s classic art.

NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, THE
Downloadable gift tags featuring Tomie dePaola’s classic art.

PETE MAKES A MISTAKE: An I Like to Read® Book, Level E Activity Sheet
Create an invite for Rose’s party.

PIRATE BOY
A reproducible “I’m Sailing Away to Adventure” door hanger for the youngest pirate fans!

PRICES! PRICES! PRICES! Why They Go Up and Down
Reproducible vocabulary and matching activity sheet.

SEÑOR PANCHO HAD A RANCHO
Match the farm animal to the sound it makes!

Sesame Seade Series Bookmark
A make-your-own bookmark featuring the first two books in the Sesame Seade Mystery Series, SLEUTH ON SKATES and GARGOYLES GONE AWOL

SIMPLE MACHINES: Wheels, Levers, and Pulleys
Simple machines are all around us. How many can you find?

SNOW DAY FOR MOUSE
Make your own snowflake!

SPRING IS HERE
Help Mole wake up Bear in this fun game!

STORY OF HANUKKAH, THE
Learn to make delicious latkes and play dreidel!

THANK YOU, MISS DOOVER
Downloadable stationary perfect for all your thank you notes! 

THE FRUITS WE EAT / THE VEGETABLES WE EAT
Features questions for classroom discussion aligned with CCSS and activity sheets for both books.

TIME ZONES
A fun project all about time zones and why we need them! 

TOO MANY TURKEYS
Make a turkey with your own handprint! 

TORNADOES!
A Before and After activity sheet – how much do you really know about Tornadoes? You might be surprised! 

TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
Downloadable gift tags featuring Jane Cabrera’s adorable art.

UP: An I Like to Read® Book, Level B
Up Pinwheel Activity Sheet

VINCENT PAINTS HIS HOUSE Activity Kit
Lesson Plan with three coloring activity sheets.