Abdul loves telling stories but thinks his messy handwriting and spelling mistakes will keep him from becoming an author, until Mr. Muhammad visits and encourages him to persist.
The new year is a wonderful time to try something new. These picture books will get kids talking about the possibilities of doing something they have never done before. After reading these books, they might be willing to try something out of their comfort zone, like riding a bike or eating a new food.
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Camila is filled with worry and fear, but when she hides during a class field trip to the aquarium, she finds a classmate who is also afraid and needs a friend.
Murray is a timid dog who worries about lots of things but gradually learns that he can be brave.
A picture book biography sharing the inspiring and incredible true story of the nation’s oldest student, Mary Walker, who learned to read at the age of 116. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby.