This Section is dedicated to my absolute favorite books for kids!
Top Picks for Children
These books have helped me teach the most important lessons in life to my students and to my own kids. These children's books have are fun, inspirational and share powerful messages all while promoting literacy.
Aesop c. 620 - 564 BCE) was an Ancient Greek fabulist or story teller credited with a number of fables now collectively known as Aesop's Fables. Although his existence remains uncertain and no writings by him survive, numerous tales credited to him were gathered across the centuries and in many languages in a storytelling tradition that continues to this day. Many of the tales are characterized by animals and inanimate objects that speak, solve problems, and generally have human characteristics.
Henry and the Gym Monster
‘Henry and the Gym Monster’ is a resource for parents, counselors, and any educator that supports children with their social and emotional growth. I want to spread awareness about social/emotional resources that can be utilized in the gym setting." After reading that opening statement on Ben's Kickstarter post how could I not help but share his message. Click either of the links to pick up your own copy and let's all bring the story of Henry and the Gym Monster into our schools, classrooms, and gyms!
Talk about a book that will get children understanding the importance of discipline, hard work, and persistence! Great way to teach kids about confidence and the importance of taking care of their body and minds while growing into determined young adults! Check out the Warrior Kid Website!