Category Archives: Easy Reader

Book 331: THE EARTH AND I, and freebie

THE EARTH AND I  by Frank Asch The Earth and I is a very short book with simple text and wonderful illustrations.  The basic idea is that the earth helps the boy in the story, and he helps the earth. … Continue reading

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Free Animal Theme Printable Activities for Pre-K, K, and 1

Free Animal Theme Printable Activities Free animal theme learning activities, OPENS RIGHT HERE!!  Sudoku, singular and plural animal names, emergent readers, and roll and graph pages. Thank you for reading, Carolyn

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Books 311-314: Bees, Bugs, and Violins!

Today, Tonya Dirksen at the Keys, Strings, and Melodies blog post has a video of a song about bees.   So, I selected some corresponding books and made a PDF and Power Point to accompany her blog post and video.  The books I … Continue reading

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Book 301: Brave: A Mother’s Love, Step into Reading Level 2

Brave: A Mother’s Love, Step into Reading, Level 2, by Melissa Lagonegro, is based on Disney’s Pixar’s new movie, Brave.  The mother on the cover is doing what I was itching to do the entire way through the movie, brush … Continue reading

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Book 283: Hurry! Hurry! by Eve Bunting

Hurry! Hurry! by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Jeff Mack This book is about farm animals who have to hurry to be in time to watch a new chick tap though an egg shell and hatch.  Often kindergarten classrooms have incubators … Continue reading

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Book 270: Martin’s Dream by Jane Kurtz

Martin’s Dream by Jane Kurtz, illustrated by Amy June Bates Martin’s Dream is an easy reader book that could also be used as a read-aloud for MLK studies.  It is a Ready-to-Read Level 1 book as it has repetition, familiar … Continue reading

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Book 269: Good-Night, Owl! by Pat Hutchins

Good-Night, Owl! by Pat Hutchins This book is a short book with a surprise ending.  It is a story with a sequence of event,s but happily does not repeat everything that happens until near the end.  Owl wants to sleep … Continue reading

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Book 254: Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day, free printable

Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day I Can Read Level 1 Reader by Jane O’Connor This short and highly illustrated Level 1 “I Can Read” story is simple but includes seven great vocabulary words.  This is the perfect book for a class … Continue reading

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Book 25: Winter Days in the Big Woods

Winter Days in the Big Woods Winter Days in the Big Woods by Laura Iingalls Wilder, illustrations based on those by Garth Brooks by Renée Graef Winter Days in the Big Woods is one in a series of My First … Continue reading

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