Category: Holidays and Special Days

Browse for books to support your Curriculum Topics for Holidays and Special Days. These books are recommended for the 5th – 6th 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 […]

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 […]

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 5th-6th Grade

“The important thing today is not what we say of Lincoln but what Lincoln would say of us if he were here in this hour and could note the drift […]

Thanksgiving, 2012