Heron Pond Elementary School

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  • Froggy gets dressedFroggy gets dressed

    London, Jonathan, 1947-

    Rambunctious Froggy hops out into the snow for a winter frolic but is called back by his mother to put on some necessary articles of clothing.

  • Somewhere todaySomewhere today

    Kitchen, Bert.

    Describes unusual animal rituals of work, play, courtship, and survival.

  • Snow-White and the seven dwarfsSnow-White and the seven dwarfs

    Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony.

  • One red roosterOne red rooster

    Carroll, Kathleen Sullivan.

    Introduces the numbers one through ten in rhymed text and illustrations of a variety of rather noisy farm animals.

  • Benjamin's barnBenjamin's barn

    Lindbergh, Reeve.

    Describes, in verse, Benjamin's magnificient barn which is enormously warm, tall, wide, soft, clean, and full.

  • Ida's dollIda's doll

    Goodman, Louise.

    Bess understands her younger sister's wish for a doll and does her best to satisfy that wish.

  • Next time, take careNext time, take care

    Lindbergh, Anne.

    While making friends outdoors, Ralph manages to lose all the caps made for him by his constantly knitting Aunt Millicent.

  • High-wire HenryHigh-wire Henry

    Calhoun, Mary.

    Although Henry the cat learns tightrope walking only to impress the humans in his family, who have stopped paying attention to him because of their new puppy, his skill comes in handy when the puppy gets stranded on a high ledge.

  • The secret birthday messageThe secret birthday message

    Carle, Eric.

    By following the instructions in the coded message, Tim finds his birthday present.

  • The black snowmanThe black snowman

    Mendez, Phil.

    Through the powers of a magical kente, a black snowman comes to life and helps young Jacob discover the beauty of his black heritage as well as his own self-worth.

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  • Albert's almost amazing adventureAlbert's almost amazing adventure

    Kelley, Marty.

    "Albert's vacation was amazing -- at least, he thought it was. To his friends, though, his time in Maine was boring. Dull. Lame. They've got a much more exciting idea of what Albert could, and should, have done on his trip"--Provided by publisher.

  • Gnomeo & JulietGnomeo & Juliet

    Caught up in a feud between neighbors, Gnomeo and Juliet must overcome as many obstacles as their namesakes. But with flamboyant pink flamingoes and epic lawnmower races, can this young couple find lasting happiness?.

  • Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who!Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who!

    One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. Good thing since as it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home. Unfortunately for Horton, this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors. They refuse to believe that anything could survive on the speck. Still, Horton stands by the motto that, "After all, a person is a person, no matter how small.".

  • Instructional practices that maximize student achievementInstructional practices that maximize student achievement : for teachers, by teachers

    Ribas, William B.

  • Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland

    Alice is a bored schoolgirl who yearns for a more exciting life. Things get "curiouser and curiouser" after she follows the frantic White Rabbit down the rabbit hole and has a series of surreal misadventures in the madcap world of Wonderland, where "nothing's impossible." In Wonderland, Alice meets extraordinary characters such as Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Queen of Hearts and the Cheshire Cat.

  • The best of Dr. SeussThe best of Dr. Seuss

    Presents three cartoons: "Daisy-Head Mayzie," in which Mayzie learns a lesson about fame when a daisy inexplicably sprouts from her head; "Horton Hatches the Egg!", in which an elephant suffers through freezing cold and nasty taunts in order to keep his word; and "The Butter Battle Book," in which the Yooks and Zooks come to the brink of war over how bread should be buttered.

  • Summer stinksSummer stinks

    Kelley, Marty.

    In this rhyming alphabet book, a boy lists all his reasons for disliking summer, from the ants that ate his snack to the zapper he touched by mistake.

  • Thank you, Mr. FalkerThank you, Mr. Falker

    Polacco, Patricia.

    At first, Trisha loves school, but her difficulty learning to read makes her feel dumb, until, in the fifth grade, a new teacher helps her understand and overcome her problem.

  • Charlotte's webCharlotte's web

    The story of Wilbur the pig and his friendship with Charlotte the spider. A tale of friendship and salvation; a story of the miracles of birth, friendship and death.

  • Miss RumphiusMiss Rumphius

    Cooney, Barbara, 1917-

    As a child Great-aunt Alice Rumphius resolved that when she grew up she would go to faraway places, live by the sea in her old age, and do something to make the world more beautiful--and she does all those things, the last being the most difficult of all.

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