The Cool Bean by Jory John, illustrated by Pete Oswald

Published by HarperCollins Summary:  There are some cool beans at the school…but our narrator is not one of them.  He used to hang out with those cool guys, but things changed, and now he feels pretty uncool most of the time.  His clothes don’t seem to fit right, he walks into things, and sometimes he … Continue reading The Cool Bean by Jory John, illustrated by Pete Oswald

Kindness and community

These books are perfect to share at the beginning of the school year when you are working to build community in your classroom. The Big Umbrella by Amy June Bates and juniper Bates Published by Simon and Schuster, 2018 This umbrella is big enough to cover everyone. A quick read, great illustrations, and a diverse … Continue reading Kindness and community