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Octavia and Her Purple Ink Cloud

Donna & Doreen Rathmell (author), Connie McLennan (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607180074

Octavia Octopus and her sea-animal friends love playing camouflage games to practice how they would hide from a "big, hungry creature." Octavia, however, just cannot seem to get her colors right when she tries to shoot her purple ink cloud. What happens when the big, hungry shark shows up looking for his dinner? This creative book introduces basic colors along with the camouflage techniques of various sea animals - a great introduction to marine biology! The "For Creative Minds" educational section includes fun facts about octopuses and animal camouflage and protection. The craft uses primary colors (paint or tissue paper) to help children learn about blending colors.

Light and Dark

Erica Donner (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624966002

Light and Dark helps emergent readers understand and differentiate between these opposites while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, ensuring reading success by making sure they aren’t facing too many challenges at once. Light and Dark includes tools for teachers as well as introductory nonfiction features such as labels, a table of contents, words to know, and an index.

The Opposites

Monique Felix (author, illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566603089

Within the pages of this wordless title, a frightened mouse looks for an escape route and turns empty sheets of paper into a convenient mode of watery transportation.

Verde, verde la ranita

Kim Mitzo Thompson, Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author) Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781599229867

Aprenda los colores del arco iris siguiendo un texto lírico. From shiny red apples, to purple violets and yellow bumblebees, the high-quality pictures will have children learning colors quickly.

I See Yellow

Alyssa Krekelberg (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836518

Shares the story of a child identifying yellow things. Readers will observe with the child, pointing out a school bus, flowers and more. This story helps readers learn the words I, see, and yellow. Bright pictures provide visual cues to help the reader. Additional features include a word list, an introduction to the author, and a letter to caregivers and educators.

An Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

Penelope S. Nelson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503825918

Introduces readers to the letters of the alphabet through simple text, photographs, and matching activities. Additional features to aid comprehension include a phonetic glossary, an index, an answer key, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

Colors All Around

Wiley Blevins (author) Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

Publisher: Red Chair Press LLC ISBN: 9781634404150

Coco loves colors. Help her explore the colors all around her world. Will your favorite color be among them? The charming text and warm illustrations encourage children to interact with the story as Coco discovers Colors All Around!

Danny and Norman at the Car Show

Mia Coulton (author) Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781625442475

Danny, Norman, and Dad go to a car show and see cars of many different colors.

Danny Can Sort

Mia Coulton (author, illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9780972029568

Danny has a lot of treats. Before he eats them, Danny likes to sort his treats into piles of different colors.

Danny’s Favorite Shapes

Mia Coulton (author, illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9780974647548

Danny observes the colors and shapes of some of his favorite things.

When It Rains

Marilyn K. Frankford (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324991

Vivid illustrations support simple text that introduces color and clothing words.

When Sammy Was a Puppy

Kathleen Urmston (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641325004

Illustrations of puppy Sammy alongside full-grown Sammy will help readers identify and understand opposites.

Mrs. Cook Likes Hats

Kathleen Urmston (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641322140

Rhyming text, counting, and color words make this a good beginning book.

Guess What Kind of Ball

Kathleen Urmston (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323703

What's in the bag? Readers will enjoy guessing along with the characters.

Cuando llueve

Marilyn K. Frankford (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641320146

Vivid illustrations support simple text that introduces color and clothing words.

10 Little Fish

Harriet Ziefert (author) Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621069

From one to ten, counting is featured in this swimmy, finny underwater concept book. With opposites (short/long), descriptions (yellow/blue), action words (swim/dive), and rhyme, a lot of language arts fill this lively lake.

A la Sra. Cook le gustan los sombreros

Jan Mader (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641320580

Rhyming text, counting, and color words make this a good beginning book.

Los colores en la ciudad

Kathleen Urmston (author) Paul Drzewiecki (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641320542

As each color is added to the picture, readers will watch the picture come to life.

Tall and Short

Brienna Rossiter (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781641855259

Introduces readers to the concept of opposites through the pairing of tall and short. Simple text, straightforward photos, and a photo glossary make this title the perfect primer on a common pair of opposites.

Big and Small

Kelsey Jopp (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781641855174

Introduces readers to the concept of opposites through the pairing of big and small. Simple text, straightforward photos, and a photo glossary make this title the perfect primer on a common pair of opposites.

I See Circles

Czeena Devera (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180857

Spot circles and identify opposites in this book. Beginning readers will gain confidence with the Whole Language approach to literacy, a combination of sight words and repetition. Bold, colorful photographs correlate directly to the text to help guide readers as they engage with the book.

I See Rectangles

Czeena Devera (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180871

Spot rectangle shapes in everyday objects in this book. Beginning readers will gain confidence with the Whole Language approach to literacy, a combination of sight words and repetition. Bold, colorful photographs correlate directly to the text to help guide readers as they engage with the book.

I See Squares

Czeena Devera (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180840

Spot squares and identify colors in this book. Beginning readers will gain confidence with the Whole Language approach to literacy, a combination of sight words and repetition. Bold, colorful photographs correlate directly to the text to help guide readers as they engage with the book.

I See Triangles

Czeena Devera (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180864

Spot triangles and count in this book. Beginning readers will gain confidence with the Whole Language approach to literacy, a combination of sight words and repetition. Bold, colorful photographs correlate directly to the text to help guide readers as they engage with the book.

Duck, Duck, Goose

Wiley Blevins (author) Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

Publisher: Red Chair Press LLC ISBN: 9781634404198

Mimi is on a field trip to a farm. There are so many animals. Young readers help Mimi discover patterns as she encounters all the animals on the farm.