It’s the End of the Year As We Know It

It’s the End of the Year As We Know It

Can you believe that the end of the year is almost here?  Time seems to fly faster every year!  Not to worry.  We’ve got you covered with books to read and activities to do. First up, snuggle up with some great books and wrap up your year with these funny, sweet and downright touching texts: Next up, your class will have their own memory book to treasure with this sweet farewell to...

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End of the Year Books – New and Improved!

End of the Year Books – New and Improved!

  We’re not quite sure where the time has gone,but somehow we’ve made it to the end of another school year!  The count is on and summer is just around the corner.  Here are some great read alouds to help wrap up your year! The incomparable Miss Bindergarten returns to bid farewell to her students in another installment of this classic series by Joseph Slate.  Just try to...

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It’s Raining…Hearts!

It’s Raining…Hearts!

Love is in the air…  And while all you need may be love, it also helps to have some great activities, songs and books.  :)  Get ready for a fun kindergarten Valentine’s Day with these easy ideas! First, let’s set the mood with some great books: The Day It Rained Hearts is a sweet story from the illustrator of  the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie series – Felicia...

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Our Holiday Books Shelves Are Full!

Our Holiday Books Shelves Are Full!

Once again, the days are growing shorter and the holidays are just around the corner.  Whether you’re looking for a gift for a special child in your life or a new book for a classroom library, the California Kindergarten Association is ready to turn you into everyone’s favorite elf. Even better?  Make a purchase – any purchase – through any CKA Amazon link and you’ll be...

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Spring into Spring with Great Books

Spring into Spring with Great Books

Spring has sprung!  Here are ten great books to bring the change of seasons to your classroom shelves. Millicent and the Wind, Robert Munsch – Millicent is a little girl who lives with her family on a mountaintop, far away from a village.  The wind is her only friend until one day she and her mother make a trip to the nearest town.  After some of the children she meets there tease her,...

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