A list of books for teaching specific concepts, such as plot.

A good mentor text for inferring character traits.

list of picture books that work for teaching specific comprehension strategies

A cute cause and effect book...read it first, then ask students to write their own cause and effect book.

what a great anchor chart for when I am teaching about genres and text features

Dr. Suess books, listed by reading levels

books about bullies

Main Idea book and lesson

Week 4: Asking and Answering questions Anchor Chart "This is a helpful chart containing important questions to ask students about what they are reading. This aligns with the Common Core Language Arts Standard 3.RL.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers."

recreate, but use actual book covers that we've read (for book boxes)

just right books

List of over 200 titles of children's picture books on video at Discovery Education

Textmapping. This is such a useful idea when teaching students how to prepare for standardized testing OR identifying vocabulary, key concepts, etc.

Lists of books that work well for modeling each comprehension strategy (use for PLC)

Book to teach sequencing

Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker -- A book about the importance of listening. A definite read during the first week of school :)

Great book to teach great beginnings, great endings, and fabulous word choice.

Alliteration, Dialog Verbs, and tons of ideas for this book! Yes, a book about slugs can be great!

great book!

This book gets 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.

great book ideas