Category: Holidays and Special Days

Browse for books to support your Curriculum Topics for Holidays and Special Days. These books are recommended for the 3rd – 4th grade level.



Being Thankful: Books About Thanksgiving for 3rd-6th Grades

“In reading, as in eating, an appetite is half the feast.”  Anonymous 1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving. Catherine O’Neill Grace.  National Geographic, 2001. A reenactment at the living history […]

Celebrate Earth Day with these great books for kids.

Add these titles to the other great books in last year’s Earth Day post. I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time […]

Christmas 2011

Here are my picks from this year’s new batch of Christmas stories.  Wishing you a joyous holiday season.            

Christmas, 2012

Earth Day

Make every day Earth Day with these great books for kids! We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.  ~Native American Proverb We […]

Groundhog Day is February 2nd!

These 8 titles are my favorites. The trouble with weather forecasting is that it’s right too often for us to ignore it and wrong too often for us to rely […]

Happy New Year, 2012!

You will find something for everyone in this list of great books.        

Martin Luther King, Jr. For All Ages

  My top 19 books to share about the great civil rights leader.              

Presidents’ Day Books for 3rd – 4th Grade

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. -John F. Kennedy      

Thanksgiving, 2012