space books for kids // libros para niños sobre el espacio
Andrew Stanton, the Pixar writer and director behind both Toy Story and WALL-E, has many ideas, and he shared his expertise in his TED Talk, The clues to a great story (link in article). Below, see his golden rules of storytelling visualized by Karin Hueck and Rafael Quick of the Brazilian culture and science magazine Superinteressante. -- How to tell a great story, visualized | TED Blog
Children's Books About Diversity and Multiculturalism
Awesome list of children's books about diversity to teach kids about a multicultural world.
How to make a minibook: "The very hungry caterpillar". A good story to review the days of the week, the fruits or the life cycle of a butterfly in Sciences. The kids will retell the story with their own minibooks!
A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee by Chris Van Dusen - Teaching Ideas
A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee - Inferencing
For the story, The Lion and the Mouse, students sequenced events from the story.
Brown Bear Brown Bear, what do yo see? Make a necklace with the pictures of the characters to retell this Eric Carle's story
This is a comprehensive list of children's fiction books organized alphabetically by theme. This list keeps growing and growing. There is a wide variety of themes, including units like bears and the ocean, academic themes like rhyming, vowels and becoming writers, and character building/behavioral issues such as lying, making friends and wearing glasses.
6 Storytelling Apps That Get English Language Learners Talking