Book lists for early childhood teaching

Striving to bring all the resources you need to learn about and to teach young children from the ABCs to picture books, storybooks, books on tape, topical book lists and more.

Find book resources here, not just for teaching children but for teachers and/or parents to discover more about their Little Learners.

Read helpful reviews and synopses for children's books and get directed to where to order and purchase the best books for children.  Mainly this section of the site is dedicated to helping teachers and parents organize and prioritize their time with pre-made, up-to-date booklists for their children and students. There is never enough time for all the books we'd like to read, narrowing it down helps! Book lists for  teaching and for every other kind of educational needs in the service of preschool-aged children is what this page is all about!

Find booklists for classroom management, early childhood development, special needs, in varying pedagogical approaches for teaching such as Montessori, Waldorf and other forms of early childhood education.

Need more ideas for arts and crafts, cooking with kids or for outdoor activities? Find booklists here for every teaching curiosity or fancy.

Doing a monthly thematic unit on ocean animals? The Four Seasons? For President's Day or for a Christmas? Draw from a site that has already done the research for you and all your Little Learners so you can all spend more time reading, teaching and learning!

Stock up on books to bring new ideas and energy into the classroom and at home!

Want just the right books at circle time for highlighting certain important events like the First Day of School or on social skills development like on being a good friend and on cooperating?

Reading books out loud to children is a valuable and interactive way to teach and learn. Books open up special moments for discussion and inquiry that almost nothing else can.

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