The Lorax (Classic Seuss) by Dr. Seuss: Long before saving the earth became a global concern, Dr. Seuss, speaking through his character the Lorax, warned against mindless progress and the danger it posed to the earth's natural beauty.
POETRY: This rhyming book is fun for Prek/Kindergarten classrooms. It is catchy and fun even for the teacher to read. The kids could come up with their own rhyming words and come up with one page they could add to the book using rhyming words.
A childhood favorite and Caldecott Medal winner, "Make Way for Ducklings" is the classic story about a mother duck who is sure that the pond in the Boston Public Garden is the perfect home for her family - the problem is how to get there!