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Fayth Watkins' Favorite Classroom Books!

My name is Fayth Watkins and I am studying Elementary Education at The University of Montevallo. I am saving some of my favorite books that I can one day use in my classroom and ideas of activities to go along with each book.
January 2019
reviewed: Corduroy
Corduroy is a book of a bear that leaves his safety of a department store to do anything to be adopted by a little girl. Stud...
Corduroy - Don Freeman
reviewed: Goodnight Moon
Goodnight Moon is a book that students could use a scavenger hunt for while reading. Students could also research the moon an...
Goodnight Moon - Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd
reviewed: The Snowy Day
The Snowy Day is a book of what a boy named Peter does on a snowy day. Students can fill in a making connections chart of wha...
The Snowy Day - Ezra Jack Keats
reviewed: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie
If you Give A Mouse A Cookie is a story about a boy that gives a mouse a cookie and what will happen there after. A teacher c...
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie - Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond
reviewed: No, David!
No, David! is a story about a boy who always hears "No, David!" from his mother. As a whole class, the students and teachers ...
No, David! - David Shannon
reviewed: Bark George
Bark, George is a story of a dog whose mother is concerned because he making different animal noises instead of barking. His ...
Bark, George - Jules Feiffer
reviewed: Cookie's Week
Cookie's Week is a story about a kitten who is not graceful. Each day something different happens to Cookie. Students could p...
Cookie's Week - Cindy Ward, Tomie dePaola
reviewed: The Mitten
The Mitten is a story about a boy who loses one of his mittens that his grandmother made for him after promising he would not...
The Mitten Board Book Edition - Jan Brett
reviewed: Strega Nona
Strega Nona is a story about a woman and her helper who wants to prove to the townspeople his knowledge of the secret recipe....
Strega Nona - Tomie dePaola
reviewed: Stellaluna
Stellaluna is a story of a bat who is accidentally dropped from her mother and lands in a birds nest where she is taken in an...
Stellaluna - Janell Cannon