Tag: social-emotional development

Jacob’s New Dress

Written by: Sarah and Ian Hoffman Illustrated by: Chris Case For Ages: 4-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Self-Expression, Acceptance, Individuality, Social-Emotional Learning, Family. Summary: Jacob loves to dress up in princess dresses, and does so in the Dramatic Play area in his classroom.… Continue Reading “Jacob’s New Dress”

Snowboy and the Last Tree Standing

Written by: Hiawyn Oram Illustrated by: Birgitta Sif For ages:3-7 years Language: English Topics Covered: Environmental activism, social-emotional development, independent thought Summary: Snowboy is playing a game by himself one day when approached by Greenbackboy.  Greenbackboy has an idea to play a game called KA-CHING, and invites Snowboy to… Continue Reading “Snowboy and the Last Tree Standing”

Brave

Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Courage, Social-Emotional Development, Self-Acceptance. Summary: This book emphasizes that bravery comes in all shapes and sizes, and in some situations that you might not expect!  Like Beautiful, this book… Continue Reading “Brave”

ABC Love

Written & Illustrated by: Christiane Engel For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Social-Emotional Development, Love, Family. Summary: This book goes through the alphabet giving different examples of how to show love to those around you. It also invites the reader to think… Continue Reading “ABC Love”

ABC Mindful Me

Written & Illustrated by: Christiane Engel For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Mindfulness, Self-Expression, Meditation, Friendship, Yoga, Social Emotional Development. Summary: Much like Engel’s other books, this one introduces the intimidating topic of mindfulness in an approachable and easy to understand way… Continue Reading “ABC Mindful Me”

ABC Yoga

Written & Illustrated by: Christiane Engel For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Social-Emotional Learning, Mindfulness, Yoga. Summary: This book is a great way to introduce children to yoga by weaving a story into the poses.  By having a pose with a picture for… Continue Reading “ABC Yoga”

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