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 or FHE lesson.
You Get What You Get and You Don't Throw a Fit! - Melvin throws fit after fit when he doesn't get what he wants. He must learn how to deal with disappointment. After all, you get what you get and you don't throw a fit.
Enemy Pie by Derek Munson A boy is sure that his new neighbor will ruin his summer. His dad knows a way to deal with enemies and it's not what is expected! This book can be used to teach synthesis, prediction, and inference strategies.
Required Reading: The Drunken Botanist by Amy Stewart
Don't Kiss the Frog! Princess Stories with Attitude by Fiona Waters . Whether it's slaying dragons or having less grace and more good sense, the heroines in these six stories put unexpected spice into tradition.