Read On Wisconsin: November 2013

The start of November means another month of Read On Wisconsin! You'll find November's featured titles below.
Consider adding Read On Wisconsin titles into your story times, as classroom read-alouds or as part of literature circles or book clubs. Discussion questions are available for each month’s books, and TeachningBooks.net has compiled links to resources in their database about the titles.
For more information about the Read On Wisconsin program, go to: http://readon.education.wisc.edu



Read On Wisconsin titles for November:
Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers
I Love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada. Ill by Elivia Salvadier. Atheneum, 2002
Baby’s Day by Michael Blake. Candlewick Press, 2007
Poems (from Here’s a Little Poem: A Very First Book of Poetry edited by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters. Illustrated by Polly Dunbar. U.S. edition: Candlewick Press, 2007.) :
“Your Birthday Cake” by Rosemary Wells, p. 22;
“Baby Fingers” by Nikki Grimes, p. 20;
“Candles” by Wendy Cope, p. 26     
 

Primary (Grades K-2)
Me and Momma and Big John by Mara Rockliff. Illustrated by William Low. Candlewick Press, 2012
Castle: How It Works by David Macaulay, with Sheila Keenan. Square Fish / David Macaulay Studio / Macmillan, 2012
           
Intermediate (Grades 3-5)     
Auntie Yang’s Great Soybean Picnic by Ginnie Lo. Illustrated by Beth Lo. Lee & Low, 2012
Dolores Huerta: A Hero to Migrant Workers by Sarah Warren, Sarah. Illustrated by Robert Casilla. Marshall Cavendish, 2012
           
Middle School
Moonbird:  A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95 by Phillip Hoose. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2012 (Audiobook also available.)
 
High School
Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick

You can see these books and the discussion questions at: http://readon.education.wisc.edu/index.php/category/month/november
The complete list of 2013-2014 Read On Wisconsin titles, along with links to discussion questions and TeachingBooks.net resources, can be found at:  http://readon.education.wisc.edu/index.php/row-books


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