1st Grade  Library Lessons:

 

 

Book Care &  Library Rules

 

                 

                Parts of a Book  

                                                                             Title, Author, Illustrator, Pages, Cover,

                                               Dust Jacket,  Bar Code,  Call Number

 

 

 

September Skill Focus:  

            Fiction versus Nonfiction Books

 

 

October Skill Focus:  

  Cumulative or increasing sequence

 

 

 

 

                                                               

                October Seasonal Book:  

                                                                 Pumpkin Jack - pumpkin cycle

 

 

October Authors : Don, Audrey & Bruce Wood

 

 

 

 

 

November Skill Focus:  

  Historical Fiction:  New York's Bravest

 

 

 

             November Seasonal Book:

                                                                        Rookie Reader:  Veterans Day

 

 

November Authors : Lois Ehlert OR Margaret Wise Brown

 

 

 

 

 

 

December Skill Focus:  

  Story Prediction (Mindset)

                      and Vocabulary Development

 

 

           December Seasonal Book:  

                                                                          ABC's  of Christmas

 

 

December Authors : Mercer Mayer

 

 

 

 

January Skill :

Nonfiction Text Characteristics

 

 

                 January Seasonal Book :

                                                                          The After Christmas Tree

 

 

January Authors :

                 Rosemary Wells                        Raymond Briggs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                            

 

 

February Skills:

  Compare & Contrast

February Seasonal Books:

 Groundhog's Day, Valentine's Day & Black History Month

February Author:

       Norman Bridwell

March Skills:

          Biography

     Mitsumasa Anno

    March Seasonal Books:

March Author:   Dr. Seuss

 

April Skills:

    Image Reading

 

April Seaonal:

     The Best Thing About Easter

 

April Author

     Ludwig Bemelmans

 

May Skills

     Poetry - rhyming words

 

May Seasonal Books

     Mother's Day & Love a Tree Day

 

May Author

     Leo Lionni