Prairie Bud and Prairie Pasque Awards
Prairie Bud and Prairie Pasque Awards
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"Wonder" by R.J. Palacio is the winner of the 2015 Prairie Pasque Award. #SDSLCornerstone
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Wonder...read even tho its a kids book. All kids should have to read this.
if you want to read a book that can be heartbreaking, but bring you to happy tears, this is it...
Wonder: A children's book about a child with a facial deformity.
August Pullman was born w/ a facial deformity that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid -but his new classmates can’t get past Auggie’s extraordinary face. WONDER begins from Auggie’s point of view, but soon switches to include his classmates, his sister, her boyfriend, & others. These perspectives converge in a portrait of one community’s struggle w/ empathy...
May 2015 Issue
"A is for Musk Ox" by Erin Cabatingan, is the winner of the 2015 Prairie Bud Award #SDSLCornerstone
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A Is for Musk Ox: Erin Cabatingan, Matthew Myers: another truly funny alphabet book. Kids love it. Judy Freeman pick for best children's literature.
A is for musk ox by Erin Cabatingan #alphabet #funny #animals
May 2015 Issue
Press Here, by Herve Tullet -- Prairie Bud WINNER 2013-14
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Press Here, childrens book by Herve Tullet
Press the yellow dot on the cover of this book, follow the instructions within, and embark upon a magical journey! Each page of this surprising book instructs the reader to press the dots, shake the pages, tilt the book, and who knows what will happen next! Ages 2-5 years.
My Book Review is here @ https://thereaderandthebookreviews.wordpress.com/2015/08/08/press-here-by-herve-tullet/
"Press Here" Imaginative book, appeals to adults children -Tully 2nd birthday
Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist by Janice Weaver is the winner of the 2014 Prairie Pasque Award.
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Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist
Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper -- Prairie Pasque WINNER 2012-2013
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Out of My Mind - Sharon M. Draper AWESOME BOOK!!! READ!!! XD
Even Monsters Need Haircuts by Matthew McElligott -- Prairie Bud WINNER 2012-13
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Children's Book Picks 2014 ~ Valentine's Day Tradition - Or so she says...
Even Monsters Need Haircuts by Matthew McElligott. Fiction. At night under a full moon, a child operates a barber shop with a monstrous clientele.
Bodies from the Ice by James Deem. Prairie Pasque Winner 2010-2011. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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Grade 7-History: In 1991, mountain climbers on the Niederjoch Glacier on the Italian-Austrian border came across a very different type of body. It had been a very warm summer, and five bodies had already turned up in the area. But the materials found with this body suggested it might be very old, perhaps from the 1800s. But radiocarbon dating proved the iceman was 5,300 years older, from the Copper Age. He was named Ötzi and he is the oldest human mummy preserved in ice ever found.
Mail Harry to the Moon by Robie Harris. Prairie Bud Winner 2010-2011. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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good book for new big brothers
Picture book. This is a humorous book about a boy annoyed by his brother. Children will love the humor and be able to relate.
Fabulous Bouncing Chowder by Peter Brown. Prairie Bud Winner 2009-2010. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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The Fabulous Bouncing Chowder (A Chowder Book) by Peter Brown http://www.amazon.com/dp/0316011797/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_iSS0ub1KZV282
The Fabulous Bouncing Chowder by Peter Brown
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo. Prairie Pasque Winner 2008-2009. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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children books are fun sometime
The Ghost's Grave by Peg Kehret. Prairie Pasque Winner 2007-2008. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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The Ghost's Grave, by Peg Kehret. (Dutton Children's Books, 2005). Apprehensive about spending the summer in Washington State with his Aunt Ethel when his parents get an overseas job, twelve-year-old Josh soon finds adventure when he meets the ghost of a coal miner.
The Ghost's Grave by Peg Kehret. Twelve year old Josh soon finds adventure when he meets the ghost of a coal miner. http://tewksbury.mvlc.org/eg/opac/advanced
I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont. Prairie Bud Winner 2007-2008. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! (Ala Notable Children's Books. Younger Readers (Awards)): Karen Beaumont, David Catrow: 9780152024888: Amazon.c...
Art Books for kids... So good I can't believe I forgot this book
I Aint Gonna Paint No More!: Our all time favorite picture book is I Aint Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont. It is hilarious, and super-fun to read aloud with a strong southern accent. My kids laugh out loud at this book every single time. — Learning Table
Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin. Prairie Bud Winner 2005-2006. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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Teaching My Friends!: Picture Books as mentor texts
Doreen Cronin Lesson Plans
Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Harry Bliss. A young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world. Find this in the picture book section under E CRO. Guided Reading Level - K
Mrs. T's First Grade Class: Diary of a Worm
Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin such a cute children's book
Summer Activities Garden theme ideas for kids: Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog - Worm Day - Working with Kdg. on writing 5 sentence stories
Picture Book by Doreen Cronin -This is a great book told from the point of view of a worm. It is a worm's diary. It is hilarious and the pictures are very kid friendly. I think that my students would really enjoy reading this book. After reading this book, I would have my students write a journal from the point of a view of an animal or insect. I would use this book for grades 3rd-5th.
Superdog: The Heart of a Hero by Caralyn Buehner. Prairie Bud Winner 2006-2007. (Book cover used with permission from bn.com.)
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Dex: The Heart of a Hero by Caralyn Buehner. Dexter the dog is so little that Cleevis the tomcat bullies him. But little Dex has dreams—big dreams. He wants to be a superhero. So he reads all the comic books he can, builds his muscles, and even orders a hero suit. Suddenly, even Cleevis needs his help! Dexter has determination, spirit, and heart as he proves, above all, that no matter how little you are, you can still do very big things.
Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: Respectful Reading Behaviors and Building Stamina
Dex: The Heart of a Hero by Caralyn Buehner. I love this book. A dachshund wants to become a super hero. Great perseverance story.
Book list with Daily 5 coordinated lessons! Great resource for mini-lessons.@Jen Feldman
2012 Prairie Bud winner: Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas (book cover image used with permission from bn.com)
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Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas Excellent book for a toddler or preschool story time
Jan Thomas Rhyming Dust Bunnies picture book
Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas. A great rhyming books for kids. All the Jan Thomas books are great.
Rhyming Dust Bunnies--for teaching word families
rhyming activities, one of our all time favorite books!
2012 Prairie Pasque winner: Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson (book cover image used with permission from bn.com)