Introducing a child to these Great Books 4 Kids will inspire them to read and learn. Our books include educational themes and support young readers through the use of rhyme, rhythm and repetition. Please visit our photos and teaching ideas page, which provides classroom lessons and educational supports.
Fee-fi-fo-fum! I hear the story of a Puerto Rican! Can Luis use his Latino heritage to teach a giant and the world that we can conquer fear with love?
Defeating the Phantom Draw
Defeating the Phantom Draw
Defeating the Phantom Draw is a fun and educational book for kids about where electricity comes from and how we can use our minds and actions to make choices that save energy and defeat the Phantom Draw. This book aligns with the following Next Generation Science Standards*: 4-PS3-2, 4-PS3-4, 4-ESS3-1 and 5-ESS3-1.
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 3 - The Way of the Warrior!
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 3 - The Way of the Warrior
Issue No. 3 finds Dinero teaching Amelia, Juan, Kalil, Liam, and Nya (the Green Eco Warriors) about the way of the warrior and how he met Cambio. We also learn who is Dinero and where he comes from.What will the Green Eco Warriors learn about next? How will they be able to share the message conservation and change with the world? Will they be able to help people change in time to save the planet from destruction and the evil powers of Mr. Big Corp and his flunkies? Stay tuned…
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 2 - Defeating the Phantom Draw
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 2 - Defeating the Phantom Draw On October 14, 2014, Green Eco Warriors Inc. released the second issue of the Green Eco Warrior Comic Book. The comic, co-written by Casey Dilzer and Leticia Colon de Mejias and illustrated by Mytron Brewery, focuses the Phantom Draw. Learn how the Green Eco Warriors defeat the Phantom Draw. Take the Green Eco Warrior pledge and help protect out planet!
Green Eco Warrior comic teaches children to advocate, educate, communicate, and be leaders for the betterment of people and to protect the planet. Each issue introduces youth to important environmental and social concepts in a fun and engaging way.
Willow Watts and the Green School Wish
Willow Watts and the Green School Wish Princess Smog has a special wish for her birthday but her Grandfather King Smog is hard to convince. With help from her pen pal Willow Watts, Princess Smog teaches her Grandfather why a green school is the perfect gift for her and the students of Smogville.
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 1 - The Beginninge
Green Eco Warriors - Issue 1 - The Beginning On June 3 2014 Green Eco Warriors Inc. released the long awaited Green Eco Warrior Comic Book – Issue 1 – The Beginning. The comic co-written by Casey Dilzer and Leticia Colon de Mejias and illustrated by Mytron Brewery focuses on five youth who learn that their destiny is to protect the planet. The youth and their friend, Cambio the monkey, must uncover the identity of Mr. Big Corp (an evil villain that feeds on greed), and defeat the Phantom Draw (a villain that steals energy). Green Eco Warrior comic teaches children to advocate, educate, communicate, and be leaders for the betterment of people and to protect the planet. Each issue introduces youth to important environmental and social concepts in a fun and engaging way.
Pesky Plastic: An Environmental Story
Pesky Plastic: An Environmental Story
Pesky Plastic: An Environmental Story is a fun and educational book about plastic and its impact on our planet. Discover the dangers of "pesky plastic" in our oceans. Learn what you can do to help Sally, Allen, Pat and all the sea animals survive "pesky plastic." This ecology-centered story is a wonderful way to begin conversations with children about how each person's actions directly affect the environment.
Dinero the Frog Learns to Save Energy
Dinero the Frog Learns to Save Energy is a fun and educational book about energy conservation. Poppi the Frog teaches Dinero about energy, where it comes from, how it is used, and what we can do to conserve energy and reduce pollution.
Being little can be tuff. You can’t really see much from low to the ground. As Butter the caterpillar grows she finds she has a much larger view of the world. This is a story of a caterpillar that grows into a butterfly she did not know existed. Whether read out loud to your child, or as used as a easy reader for ages 6-8. You and your loved ones will adore this caterpillar’s tale.
"Life Cycle Edition" includes the life cycle of a butterfly science lesson for grades K-2.
Hip Hop and the Wall
Hip Hop the Frog journeys to the world beyond his small pond. Along the way he meets new friends. He over comes barriers and learns that he has a secret talent. Hip Hop’s travels reveal important lessons about overcoming obstacles blocking his path. Hip Hop demonstrates, "When the going get’s tough, the tough get going." This story teaches children to believe in themselves and keep moving forward. You can proudly give this book as a gift to a loved one to encourage her to follow her dreams.
Mrs. Busy Bee
Mrs. Busy Bee is always BUZZ BUZZ BUZZING about. With the help of a friendly Butterfly, She and her children learn the meaning of "stopping to smell the flowers", and "taking the time to appreciate the little things in life." This story holds lessons about life, love, family, and listening to the quiet voice within us. It reminds us to take the time to care for ourselves and our dreams. This heart warming story is a classic for today’s children and adults living a hurried world.
Sally the sea turtle, Allen the albatross, and Pat the pelican are sea animals looking for food. How do sea animals know what to eat? What happens when animals eat plastic instead of food? Discover the dangers of “pesky plastic” in our oceans. Learn what you can do to help Sally, Allen, Pat and all the sea animals survive “pesky plastic.” This ecology-centered story is a wonderful way to begin conversations with children about how each person’s actions directly affect the environment. This book includes activities, and information about sea animals, recycling, and community activism. Age appropriate for grades K-3.
Scudder Bug’s Amazing Adventure
“Scudder Bug’s Amazing Adventure”, is the story of one curious little bug’s journey into outer space. Although he can not fly, this deeply inquisitive bug manages to see the world by stumbling into one adventure after another. Scudder’s can do attitude overcomes all obstacles. His adventures are proof that you can achieve anything by simply trying your best and having a positive attitude.
The next time you see a bug scudder by, imagine all the cool places and tight spaces they may have explored.
Quadri Lateral explores Polygon City
Join Quadri Lateral, the boy made of four sided shapes, in his exploration of "Polygon City." Meet his dog "Tripod" and follow the two friends as they explore the many shapes that make up the polygon family. Quadri will help kids learn to identify polygons in the Hartford, CT skyline. He demonstrates that you can find polygons and other shapes in real life applications. Quadri introduces easy ways to remember what makes a polygon a polygon. The illustrations and city photos will draw even the most skeptical child into the process of learning about polygons and quadrilaterals.
Hip Hop y la Pared
A bilingual book written in Spanish and English. This book helps early readers and older readers alike to recognize Spanish and English words.
Summary – Hip Hop the frog journeys to the world beyond his small pond. Along the way he meets new friends, and learns that he has a secret talent. Hip Hop’s travels reveal important lessons about overcoming obstacles through perseverance. He encourages readers to "keep hop, hop, hopping." You never know what might be waiting just beyond the next wall! A wonderful way to encourage loved ones to follow their dreams.
Español – Hip Hop la rana deja su pequeña charca y se va de viaje para conocer lo que existe en el mundo mas alía de su charca. A través del camino, conoce nuevos amigos, y se da cuenta, que él tiene un talento secreto. El viaje que hace Hip Hop, revela importantes lecciones: Como se pueden vencer los obstáculos a través de la perseverancia. Él estimula a los lectores a mantener a Hip Hop dando saltos. ¡Uno nunca sabe que obstáculos nos esperan frente a la nueva pared! Una idea maravillosa de como hacer que sus seres queridos conquisten y hagan de sus sueños una realidad.
Join us on our "Jungle Journey". Read along with us to learn about
leopards, snakes, poison arrow frogs, hummingbirds, lazy sloth bears,
Golden Lion Tamarins, elephants, tigers and toucans. You may even find
like a snake, or ROARING like a tiger!
Over the Moon and past the stars is a whimsical story about loving people as they are. A bedtime tradition full of heartwarming illustrations and rhymes to remember. This bilingual book is a simple way to introduce children to the Spanish language through repetition and picture cues.
Más allá de la Luna y más allá de las estrellas es una historia sobre la gente amante caprichosa como son. Una tradición de cuentos para dormir llena de ilustraciones reconfortante y rimas para recordar. Este libro bilingüe es una forma sencilla de introducir a los niños al idioma Inglés a través de la repetición y las ilustraciones.
The Firehouse Gang
The Firehouse Gang
Meet Freddy the Firehouse and his rescue friends, as they become Townsville‛s new heroes.
Written and illustrated by firefighters, the Firehouse Gang is a fun and informative way to introduce children to fire safety. The book can be used as a tool to instruct children on which numbers to call in an emergency and teach them about the many different types of fire trucks.