Books by and About the Wonderful Dr. Seuss

  Books by and About the Wonderful Dr. Seuss   Dr. Seuss’s birthday is March 2. What better way is there to celebrate it than with his books? This year, I chose both books he wrote (many of them I’d never read) and ones that were written about him.   BEGINNER BOOKS The Shape of…

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Beginning Readers Want to Know! A Bunch of Nonfiction Books

  Beginning Readers Want to Know! A Bunch of Nonfiction Books   At the beginning of the month, I posted a bunch of fiction books for beginning readers. This week, I have a dozen nonfiction books with a reading level no higher than grade 2.0. For many beginning readers, finding a topic that interests them…

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Fun Websites for Early Readers

x   Fun Websites for Early Readers   There are lots of sites for beginning readers. Here are ones I think look like fun.   Starfall  There are early reading games plus fiction and nonfiction books to read.   Treasure Island  This classic story is broken into 10 short video episodes. There are other stories…

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A Bunch of Books for Beginning Readers—Fiction

  A Bunch of Books for Beginning Readers—Fiction   Today’s books are for kids who are just getting the hang of reading. Some books are labeled as early readers, others are simply good books with reading levels less than grade 2.0. All are, in my view, great reads. I relied on the reading levels provided by…

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday with Books!

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday with Books! Dr. Seuss’s birthday is March 2. In all, he wrote over 60 children’s books. Too many, of course, for me to include in a book post. Here are just a few—some are favorites of mine, others are ones I’d never read. Wednesday’s post will include websites to explore for activities and crafts. Friday’s…

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