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Ms. Yingling Reads: Role models in beginning readers.  A must purchase for elementary libraries. I love that the third book in the series features a debate between a new student and Lola, who doesn't like pink and thinks ballet is silly, but learns that soccer and ballet have a lot in common!

Second-grader Lola has a wonderful family, a great teacher, and the best friend ever, Josh, and they all help her feel better after she is teased and forbidden to play team sports at recess for having accidentally hurt classmate Juan during a soccer game.

Beezus worries because there are times when she doesn't like her little sister Ramona, until their mother and Aunt Beatrice tell Beezus what they were like while growing up.

Cover image for Beezus and Ramona / Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Louis Darling.


Juana & Lucas - A spunky young girl from Colombia loves playing with her canine best friend and resists boring school activities, especially learning English, until her family tells her that a special trip is planned to an English-speaking place.

best chapter books for elementary kids or read alouds - This amazing list includes selections for kindergarten, first grade, second grade, third grade, fourth grade, fifth grade, sixth grade and up. Every parent, mom, dad, and teacher will find good and appropriate books here, all curated by a former teacher and homeschool mom who included a summary of each book alongside its name!

101 Chapter Books to Read (or Hear) Before You Grow Up

101 Chapter Books to Read (or Hear) Before You Grow Up. Gearing up for summer reading lists!

Most days the best thing about being Ruby is everything. Like when she's the star of her own backyard magic show. Or when she gives a tal...

Spirited Ruby faces changing family, friends in fun series.

A collection of some of the funniest ever books for kids. These will have your child laughing out loud!

The Funniest Picture Books for Kids

October is here, and Halloween season is upon us. Soon enough, we will begin to celebrate another autumnal holiday: Dia De Los Muertos. In preparation for the Day of the Dead, pick up one of these books or movies to help explain the beauty and symbolism of the holiday to your children: MORE: Four Stunning DIY Crafts For Día De Los Muertos

7 Books & Movies For Kids About Dia De Los Muertos

Fall Sports Tips For Little Kids

Fall Sports Tips For Little Kids

beginning chapter books with diverse main characters

30 Beginning Chapter Books with Diverse Main Characters

Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Soccer Mania by Jane O'Connor

Nancy Clancy hits the soccer field in New York Times bestselling team Jane O’Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser’s sixth Nancy Clancy chapter book.

I seem to be continuously searching for books that will pique my girls interests and motivate them to read.  I know many of you want the sa...

Stink (Book The Incredible Shrinking Kid - Megan McDonald The whole series is awesome.

Early and beginning chapter books for kids, sorted by interest.

51 Must Read Chapter Books for Kids (Not Your Typical Book List)

I have noticed in my many years as a childcare worker, and a now a parent, that children are deeply touched by the books they read. This is why I like to read them books that teach important life lessons. During the many years that I have been reading books to children, these have stood out as some of the very best.

Kids Books That Teach Important Life Lessons

Children are deeply touched by the books they read. This is why I like to read them books that teach important life lessons