Read Right Now! BEARS

When a sandwich goes missing from someone’s lunch, a dog tells how a bear wandered out of the woods, got lost in the city, got hungry and ate a sandwich before returning home. Riiiiiight! Your child will enjoy this silly explanation for the missing sandwich from a very guilty dog! This one is a  Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee, 2017-2018, K-3. You can listen to it online right now! Listed below are even more stories, activities and printables about bears.

FREE Online eBooks about Bears:

Berenstain Bears Go Fly a KiteBerenstain Bears Soccer StarBerenstain Bears To the RescuePolar Bears RockTales From Winnie the Pooh 150

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Websites, Printables, Crafts & More:


eBooks:

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A Bear and His BoyA Pocket for CorduroyA Visitor for BearBaby Bear Baby Bear What Do You SeeBig Bear HugBlueberries for SalCorduroyGoldi Rocks and the Three BearsPolar Bear Polar Bear What Do You See?I Want My Hat BackPaddington Sets Sail

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Read Right Now!: FALL

Join Clifford and Emily Elizabeth for the online read aloud story Leaf of Absence. Listed below are more free eBooks to read online as well as several printables and activities to fill a beautiful fall day. You will also find links to eBooks and printed books you can check out with your library card.

More FREE Online eBooks about Fall:

Natures ColorsItsFall

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Fall Printables, Crafts & More:

Clifford Leaf MatchLetter L alphabet tracing pageI look Football TracerLeaves Tracer

eBooks:

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A Leaf Can Be Book JacketClifford's First Autumn Book JacketFall Leaves Colorful & Crunchy Book JacketFall Book JacketFrom Apples Trees to Cider PressHello FallLittle Tree Book JacketMy Leaf Book Book JacketSophie's SquashThe Fantastic Gifts of Fall Book JacketThe Mutts Autumn DiariesThere Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some LeavesWhat Happens to Leaves in Fall? Book JacketWhy Do Leaves Change Color Book JacketAutumn Book JacketAutumn AcrosticAutumn Orange Book JacketLeaf Jumpers Book Jacket

Print Books:

Arthur Jumps into Fall Book JacketAutumn Book JacketAwesome Autumn Book JacketCount Down to Fall Book JacketFall Ball Book JacketFall is for School Book JacketFall is Fun Book JacketFall Leaves Book JacketFall Mixed Up Book JacketFancy Nancy and the Fall Foliage Book JacketGoodbye Summer Hello Fall Book JacketHow Do You Know It's Fall Book JacketKevin Discovers Autumn Book JacketLeaves Fall Down Book JacketLittle Frog and the Scary Autumn ThingPeppa's Windy Fall Day Book JacketRaggedy Ann and Andy Leaf DanceSay It Book JacketThanking the Moon Book JacketAutumn Visitors Book JacketThe Fall Festival Book JacketThe Fall Gathering Book JacketWe're Going on a Leaf Hunt Book JacketWonderfall Book Jacket

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Read Right Now! APPLES

The Apple

In Apple by Nikki McClure,  follow an apple as it falls from a tree, becomes part of a school girl’s lunch, and is buried through the changing seasons until it sprouts again.  Listed below are books, online activities and printables to help you your child learn even about apples; how apples grow, what apples taste like and how an apple gets from an orchard to you.

FREE Online eBooks:

Who Was Johnny AppleseedInvestigate ApplesApple Annie

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Printables, Crafts & More:

A is for Apple Printable 150Apple Dot to DotA is for Apple 2Trace the Letter A

eBooks:

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ApplesApplesThe Apple Trees DiscoveryApplesOutApplesLifeApplesSeasonsApplesSeedApplesShootApplesCrispApple Cider Making Days

Print Books:

Ten Apples Up on TopWhat's an Apple?Apples GaloreApples and ButterfliesApplesRiddleApplesApplesauceThe AppleCurious George: Apple HarvestApplesBiggestThe AppleTap the Magic TreeApplesFruitWe Harvest Apples in the FallApples A to ZApplesCookSo You Want to Grow a PieApplesPumpkinsApplesArnold

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Very Beginning Readers

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This happy face, that’s the goal, right?! This page will help you find good books to check out when your child is ready to begin to read herself. An early reader book looks like this on the inside:

The dog ran.

These books have colorful pictures and feature subjects children are interested in like dogs, farm animals, trains, soccer, etc. The books also often star characters children love like Dora, Cinderella, Lightning McQueen, Dr. Seuss, Buzz and Woody.

Use this page to find the very easiest jZs. In the library, these books have a “jZ” sticker on the spine. The “jZ” stands for “juvenile easy.” They are in order on the shelf by the author’s last name.


eBooks:

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Bear HugsThe Berenstain Bears and the New KittenBig EggDrop It RocketFlynn Saves the DayHot Dog

Books:

The Berenstain's B BookThe Best NestBiscuit and the Lost Teddy BearThe Foot BookThe Birthday PrincessHop on PopThe Knee BookLet's Go for a DriveMia and the Tiny Toe ShoesMittens Where's Max?Olivia Goes CampingReady to Go

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Read Right Now! OPPOSITES

In Marta Big & Small, Marta  encounters animals and gives a one word description of them in Spanish. Little listeners can figure out the meaning of the Spanish word by listening carefully to the English that follows.

To a turtle, Marta is rápida. Fast, very fast.

It is a two for one book! Opposites and spanish words both!

Listed below are books, activities and printables to help you your child learn more about opposites.

FREE Online eBooks about Opposites:

HoppositesBigAndLittleLoudAndQuietOppositesLoud and Quiet

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eBooks:

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BigDogInsideOutsideGeorgeOppositesElmerOppositesOldHatNewHatDrive a Look at Roadside Opposites Book Jacket

Books:

Big Bear Small Mouse Book JacketBig Bot Small Bot Book JacketBill and Dizzy Opposite Day Book JacketDinosaur Opposites Book JacketDouble Take Book JacketMarta Big and SmallThe Huey's What's the Opposite Book JacketWe Love You Rosie Book JacketExactlyOppositeIsItBigContrariosMaisyGrandeGoodNewsHockeyOppositesopuestosBackFrontOctopusOpposites

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