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Teacher-Selected Books by Month (2019)



Last updated Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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April: "Amazing Animals & Interesting Environments"

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The Sequoia Lives On, by Joanna Cooke (Kindergarten)
Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth, by Oliver Jeffers (1st Grade)
Actual Size, by Steve Jenkins (2nd Grade)
Parrots Over Puerto Rico, by Cindy Trumbore (3rd Grade)
Saving Winslow, by Sharon Creech (4th Grade)
The Wild Robot, by Peter Brown (5th Grade)

March: "Music & Celebrations"

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Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb, by Al Perkins (Kindergarten)
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, by Eric Litwin (1st Grade)
Philadelphia Chickens: A Too-Illogical Zoological Musical Revue, by Sandra Boynton and Michael Ford (2nd Grade)
The Bear and the Piano, by David Litchfield (3rd Grade)
The First Rule of Punk, by Celia C. Pérez (4th Grade)
Circus Mirandus, by Cassie Beasley (5th Grade)

February: "Good Friends"

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My New Friend Is So Fun! (An Elephant and Piggie Book), by Mo Willems (Kindergarten)
Gaston, by Kelly DiPucchio (1st Grade)
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #1), by Ben Clanton (2nd Grade)
Ivy and Bean No News Is Good News (Book 8), by Annie Barrows (3rd Grade)
The Terrible Two, by Mac Barnett (4th Grade)
Rules, by Cynthia Lord (5th Grade)

January: "Mysteries & Adventure"

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Jonathan and the Big Blue Boat, by Philip Stead (Kindergarten)
The Secret Shortcut, by Mark Teague (1st Grade)
Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, by Josh Funk (2nd Grade)
The Chicken Squad: The First Misadventure, by Doreen Cronin (3rd Grade)
Fish Finelli (Book 1): Seagulls Don't Eat Pickles, by E.S. Farber and Jason Beene (4th Grade)
Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes (Peter Nimble Adventure), by Jonathan Auxier (5th Grade)

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