To stamp out “hanger”, read a book!

Good Enough To Eat: A Kid’s Guide To Food And Nutrition written by Lizzie Rockwell is a great book to check out if you are looking for a kid-friendly book on healthy eating to start a conversation with your child. The book starts out: “Babies cry when they are hungry. Dogs bark and howl. When … Read more…

Can you taste with your ears or your eyes?

You Can’t Taste a Pickle With Your Ear by Harriet Ziefert and illustrated by Amanda Haley has one of those titles that makes this a MUST READ! This fun book on the five senses tells us the first  piece of the “how to be healthy” puzzle we are putting together this month. Our five senses … Read more…

Do you know? Is snow helpful?

Snow Is Falling by Franklyn M. Branley, illustrated by Holly Keller, and with special help from Chris Strong of the National Weather Service is a non-fiction book about snow. That means it is a real science book, not just a fun story. This book is full of great information about snow: Things you can do … Read more…

Does your thingamajig work?

Mrs. Toggle’s Zipper by Robin Pulver, illustrated by R.W. Alley is a funny story about a teacher who is stuck in her snow jacket with no “thingamajig” to unzip it. The whole school gets involved and tries to help, including the school nurse and the principal. As so often happens in school, the custodian saves … Read more…