Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Launching Reading Workshop

I have a collection of books that I read the first couple of weeks of school to get students excited about reading. If you have any other good ones please share by leaving a comment!

I Hate to Read!- Rita Marshall & Etienne Delessert
The Best Book to Read- Debbie Bertram & Susan Bloom
Goldie Socks and the Three Liberians- Jackie Mims Hopkins
The Best Place to Read- Debbie Bertram & Susan Bloom
A Quiet Place- Douglas Wood
The Best Time to Read- Debbie Bertram & Susan Bloom
Read All About It- Laura and Jenna Bush
Born to Read- Judy Sierra
Wild About Books- Judy Sierra
Miss Malarkey Leaves No Reader Behind- Judy Finchler & Kevin O'Malley


  1. Wonderful books! I have and use them all too! Here are a few more you might enjoy: Beatrice Doesn't Want To by Laura Numeroff; Dog Loves Books by Louise Yates; Miss Brooks Loves Books by Barbara Bottner; Calvin Can't Fly by Jennifer Berne; Winston the Book Wolf by Marni McGee; The Library Dragon by Carmen Agra Deedy; Wolf! by Becky Bloom.

    You can never have too many books! haha! :)

    WILD About First Grade!

  2. I love "The Incredible Book Eating Boy" for voracious reading! http://www.amazon.com/Incredible-Book-Eating-Boy-Oliver-Jeffers/dp/B001RTSF8M/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1310672818&sr=1-1


  3. Thank you for sharing---now that I teach 2nd grade I really want to foster a love for reading. I'm excited to try out some of these books in my classroom.