Category Archives: Social Studies

Hedgie’s Surprise by Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)

Synopsis Jan Brett‘s beloved character Hedgie stars in this charming story about a little Tomten who gets tired of porridge for breakfast and starts stealing Henny’s eggs. But Henny wants a brood of chicks and she needs her eggs. With … Continue reading

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Brother Eagle Sister Sky by Susan Jeffers

Synopsis “How can you buy the sky? How can you own the rain and the wind?” That is how the book begin with words of Chief Seattle from over 100 years ago.  These words capture the belief of the Native … Continue reading

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We the Kids by David Catrow

Synopsis  We the Kids present an inspired way of learning about the preamble and the foundation for America.  Take a new approach to learning about the constitution.   This book is good for inspiring classroom discussion and will also make kids … Continue reading

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