This picture book is a gift that keeps on giving through interactive read alouds! There are many wonderful themes and positive messages artfully included within the endearing illustrations. The main characters begin alone, and traverse through difficulties before ending up as forever friends. They “stick” together, because that’s just what friends do!
This text is a collection of stories representing each of the 7 Habits of Leadership made popular by Stephen R. Covey. In kid-friendly language, the characters of Seven Oaks have adventures and experiences that help them share character education that can be connected to children’s own lives. There are lively illustrations and notes to parents to help families connect and discuss the positive messages.
This high-gloss and high-interest nonfiction text makes even the creepiest arachnids interesting. There are wonderful text features (contents, photographs with captions, glossary, index) that lure in young readers like prey to a web. An added bonus is collector cards with facts about the colorful Peacock Spider to the giant Goliath Tarantula.