This month we chose 4 books that focus on being thankful & grateful.
Special People Special Ways –
by Arlene Maguire (Author), Sheila Bailey (Illustrator)
Arlene Maguire’s delightful rhymes combine with Sheila Bailey’s rich watercolor illustrations to take the reader on a journey of discovery. Each page portrays positive images of children with various disabilities. Winner of an iParenting Media Award, this book illustrates that beyond our physical limitations is a world of unique gifts for each of us to share. Teachers and parents love to read this book aloud to promote understanding and tolerance at school and at home. The detailed artwork attracts children of all ages.
Spookley the Square Pumpkin A Family to Be Thankful For
It is Thanksgiving time on Holiday Hill Farm. Spookley the Square Pumpkin heads off to find out what he has to be thankful for. On his journey he discovers that no one family tree grows quite the same as another and that he has a lot to be thankful for each and every day of the year.
Thanks for Thanksgiving Paperback –
by Julie Markes (Author), Doris Barrette (Illustrator)
Everyone knows that Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks—the question is, where to begin? From the turkey on the table to warm, cozy cuddles, life is full of small things and bigger pleasures. But what is most important is being able to share them with family!
Julie Markes reminds kids and adults alike about the little details that make each day enjoyable, while Doris Barrette’s beautiful and striking illustrations bring her thoughtful words to life.
The Things I’m Grateful For…
by Arnie Lightning
Stories About Being Grateful!
Gratitude and appreciation can make life wonderful. These five short stories are excellent for teaching your little one about being thankful for the things they have. Each story is beautifully crafted with morals and lessons about gratitude and includes just for fun activities!
5 cute short stories for kids
Just for fun activities included for extra fun
Fun and challenging maze puzzles