How Full Is Your Bucket? For Kids
This book get's everyone excited for what reading can do for you but also helps them to think about good fit books and what that means to readers as well.
Read aloud for beginning of year
The Clever School Teacher: Book lists complied by reading strategies, writing traits, and common core!!!
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes. great for teaching that mistakes are ok...and how to learn from mistakes. So great for setting up a positive learning environment. Good for beginning of year
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker -- A book about the importance of listening. A definite read during the first week of school :)