Explore Balloons Parachutes, Adaptation Unit and more!

Explore related topics

Dandelion Salad... can't hurt to try at least once....  :)  This lady is my new favorite cook for times when I feel like old mother hubbard...and I don't want to go to the store and spend more money.  Yeah!

Dandelion Salad... can't hurt to try at least once.... :) This lady is my new favorite cook for times when I feel like old mother hubbard...and I don't want to go to the store and spend more money. Yeah!

"The first lesson I learned from your book is how I need to treat others despite any differences between us."

"The first lesson I learned from your book is how I need to treat others despite any differences between us."

Love Books! A place for parents and teachers to go with links to a whole bunch of different blogs each with awesome activities for kids to do using great books for kids!

Love Books! A place for parents and teachers to go with links to a whole bunch of different blogs each with awesome activities for kids to do using great books for kids!

Quick Pick Option: Tom's a normal 7th-grader, negotiating a slightly prickly stage in his long friendship with Jeff...The arrival of new girl Jessica Feeney, however, changes everything; Jessica, who is attending a local hospital for treatment, has been badly burned by a fire, & her terrible disfigurement shocks the class into confusion. This isn't the usual book about adjustment to difference; instead, Abbott brilliantly explores the kids' struggle to manage the intrusion of abnormality...

Quick Pick Option: Tom's a normal 7th-grader, negotiating a slightly prickly stage in his long friendship with Jeff...The arrival of new girl Jessica Feeney, however, changes everything; Jessica, who is attending a local hospital for treatment, has been badly burned by a fire, & her terrible disfigurement shocks the class into confusion. This isn't the usual book about adjustment to difference; instead, Abbott brilliantly explores the kids' struggle to manage the intrusion of abnormality...

"There once was a boy named Pierre who only would say "I DON'T CARE!  Read his story my friend for you'll find at the end, that a suitable moral lies there."  Loved Carole King's narration.

"There once was a boy named Pierre who only would say "I DON'T CARE! Read his story my friend for you'll find at the end, that a suitable moral lies there." Loved Carole King's narration.

A peek at Tony Abbott's desk! Ever wonder how he wrangles all those ideas into one story? @HarperCollins Children's #copernicuslegacy #kidlit #writinglife

A peek at Tony Abbott's desk! Ever wonder how he wrangles all those ideas into one story? @HarperCollins Children's #copernicuslegacy #kidlit #writinglife

Children's author Tony Abbott will talk about Charles Dickens with visitors to Emily Dickinson's house on Dec 6 and 13. (image is Country Farmhouse in Winter by C. Krieghoff)

Children's author Tony Abbott will talk about Charles Dickens with visitors to Emily Dickinson's house on Dec 6 and 13. (image is Country Farmhouse in Winter by C. Krieghoff)

Pinterest
Search