Book Care Bookmarks illustrated by Hardie Gramatky
Maybe A Bear Ate It! - At bedtime, a young boy who cannot find his favorite book imagines the various creatures that might have taken it from him.
Penelope Popper, Book Doctor - Penelope desperately wants to be a doctor, obtaining everything she needs but the patients, and Ms. Brisco, the librarian, teaches Penelope how to mend old books in need of care.
Activities and discussion prompts
Parts of a Book
Bad Kitty book care poster
Caring for books SMARTboard sort activity. I always need more book care lessons!
Doing this at the beginning of the school year.
FREE printable book that teaches children how to care for books (and more great products)
Cute powerpoint about book care.
To teach about the care of library books: The Library Dragon by Carmen Agra Deedy, http://www.amazon.com/dp/156145091X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_kw06rb06PCEHA
Playing the book doctor; caring for books by My Little Bookcase.
What Happened to Marion's Book? (great lesson for book care)
Make a book hospital for your library books that need care. This one's big enough to hold books and some book care supplies.
Someone has not been treating the book very nicely at all! Just look at Froggy. Someone has scribbled all over him with markers and crayons! (A book to teach kicks how to take care of books)