Posts Tagged "Farrar Straus and Giroux"

Jasmine Toguchi Series: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 2 comments

JASMINE TOGUCHI Chapter Book Giveaway Winners! 20 individual copies were given away to educators, librarians and literacy groups. Thank you to FSG & MacKids!   ABOUT THE BOOKS   Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen Series: Jasmine Toguchi Series , #1 By Debbi Michiko Florence Illustrated by Elizabet Vukovic Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux Hardcover & Paperback ISBN-13: 9780374304102 Age Range: 6 – 9 Years Eight-year-old Jasmine Toguchi is a flamingo fan, tree climber, and top-notch mess-maker! She’s also tired of her big sister, Sophie, always getting to do...

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Jasmine Toguchi Series: Classroom & Reader Activities

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Activity Sheet, KidLit Tool: I'm Your Neighbor, Theme: Asian / Asian American, Theme: Diversity, Identity & Cross-Group, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

JASMINE TOGUCHI Chapter Book Series Classroom & Reader Activities Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Community Groups, Book Clubs Best Audience: Children Grades 01-04   EXPLORE & DOWNLOAD THE  ACTIVITIES   Jasmine Toguchi: Paper Dolls Jasmine and her best friend get dressed in kimono for the Japanese celebration, Girl’s Day.  Your readers can color Jasmine’s kimono and dress the standing Jasmine doll.  Have paper handy to make her other clothes! Jasmine Toguchi: Paper Dolls (PDF) Jasmine Toguchi: Origami For the Japanese celebration, Girl’s Day, Jasmine and her...

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Escargot: Story Hour Kit

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, KidLit Tool: Game, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Science & STEM, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 6 comments

ESCARGOT: Story Hour Kit Best Users: Librarians, Booksellers, Educators, Early Childhood Educators Best Audience: Children Grades 00-03 ABOUT THE GUIDE Bonjour!  Use this trés magnifique kit in an early childhood or elementary classroom, library, or bookstore or at a child’s party or play date. Best for ages 3-8. In this interactive picture book, a charming French snail talks directly to the reader. Escargot endearingly asks readers to declare that the “snail” is their favorite animal. After reviewing his many fabulous features, Escargot races the reader to the end of the book where a...

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My Dog Is the Best: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Feb 4, 2016 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 2 comments

PICTURE BOOK GIVEAWAY For Educators & Librarians Serving Kids in Grades 00-02 (Giveaway Closed-Sorry!) Thanks to MacKids, we gave away 24 copies of this “CCBC Choices 2016” Winner. THE PICTURE BOOK What do you get when you combine one energetic, enthusiastic little boy with his sleepy but tolerant dog? Unconditional love.  Using simple words and spare illustrations, My Dog Is the Best by Laurie Ann Thompson and illustrated by Paul Schmid (FSG) celebrates the special bond that exists between a young child and a beloved family pet. It’s the heartwarming story of two best...

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My Dog Is the Best: A Read Aloud & Canine Craft Kit

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016 in * Grades 00-02, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, KidLit Tool: Play Groups, KidLit Tool: Story Hour Kit, Theme: Arts & Crafts, Theme: Puppetry | 2 comments

Reader Engagement Project: THE BOOK What do you get when you combine one energetic, enthusiastic little boy with his sleepy but tolerant dog? Unconditional love. Using simple words and spare illustrations, My Dog Is the Best by Laurie Ann Thompson and illustrated by Paul Schmid (FSG) celebrates the special bond that exists between a young child and a beloved family pet. It’s the heartwarming story of two best friends…told by a boy with a very active imagination. Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices 2016 
 Blue Ribbon from the Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books 2016 THE...

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