Thursday, November 27, 2008

Reading with my Kids-Thanksgiving Books

Here are some of the books that we've been reading this month:

Thanksgiving Is...By Louise Bordon
Describes how the first Thanksgiving came to be celebrated by the Pilgrims.





Thanksgiving Is Here by Diane Goode
A family gathers to celebrate Thanksgiving at Grandma's house.



Clifford's Thanksgiving Visit by Norman Bridwell
Clifford starts out early Thanksgiving morning to spend the day with his mother, little suspecting the difficulties he will have in reaching her.




Thanksgiving on Thursday by Mary Pope Osborne
Jack and Annie travel in their magic treehouse to the year 1621, where they celebrate the first Thanksgiving with the Pilgrims and Wampanoag Indians in the New Plymouth Colony.



Arthur's Thanksgiving by Marc Brown
Arthur finds his role as director of the Thanksgiving play a difficult one, especially since no one will agree to play the turkey.




What is Thanksgiving? by Harriet Ziefert
Little Mouse gets a hands-on introduction to the holiday.

1 comment:

Chain Reader said...

I love Arthur and Clifford! Sounds like some great picks.