Lisa Book Shelf : Children book

Lisa Book Shelf : Children book

Today at the Melville Library on our Children book shelf is this cute Book. Let's learn all about Harvesting Honey ! In their last adventure,David of the Bees, Kathy learned that she doesn’t have to be afraid of bees. Now, Kathy’s excited to help her beekeeper friend, David, gather honey from his bees! But how [...]

Lisa Children Book Shelf : Bad Apple

Lisa Children Book Shelf : Bad Apple

Welcome to my Saturday Book shelf . Today at the Melville Library I am sharing a great children book and craft ! Have fun... Bad Apple: A Tale of Friendship It takes a firm apple to stand up to bullies.When Mac, an apple, meets Will, a worm, they become fast friends, teaching each other games [...]

IT MUST BE AUTUMN : Lisa Kids Book Club

IT MUST BE AUTUMN : Lisa Kids Book Club

Welcome to my library ! We are celebrating September with crafts and books about Nature ! It must be Autumn ... and this book's fun-loving family is out to discover all the wonderful signs of the beautiful Fall season. Join in their antics as they shake and rhyme their way to a surprise ending that [...]

Lisa Book Shelf : Henry is Kind

Lisa  Book Shelf :  Henry is Kind

A classroom-tested resource for social and emotional learning Henry's discovery of the many ways he can be kind will inspire young readers to use the simple mindfulness practices taught in this book to develop their own capacities for kindness.Ms. Snowden and her class practice sending kind thoughts to the people they love, and they launch [...]

Kindness is my Superpower: Lisa Book Shelf

Kindness is my Superpower:  Lisa Book Shelf

August is Kindness Month! Teach your children the power of Kindness, one of the most important skills a child can learn. Are you one of 90 percent of parents, saying that their top priorities for their kids is to be caring? This makes sense: Kindness and concern for others are held as moral virtues in [...]

A Letter From Your Teacher: On the First Day of School

A Letter From Your Teacher: On the First Day of School

From the author and illustrator of Our Class is a Family, this heartwarming picture book helps teachers in welcoming their new group of students on the first day of school. Through a letter written from the teacher’s point of view, students are given the message that their new teacher is someone they will get to form [...]

The Great Garden Escape

The Great Garden Escape

Recipient of two 2021 Purple Dragonfly AwardsJoin Sally Strawberry and Billy Blueberry on an extraordinary and interactive adventure through the garden! Best friends Sally and Billy are ready for a fun day in Fruit Garden! After sliding down Mango Mountain and flying over Cherry Cliff, they accidentally land in the mysterious Vegetable Garden. In their search [...]

Lisa Book Shelf : Children Edition

Lisa Book Shelf : Children Edition

On Saturday Morning the kids come to the Library for Circle Time with Books and Crafts. So Come join us for some holiday fun: Fourth of July (Holidays in Rhythm and Rhyme)  On the Fourth of July, Americans remember the founding of the United States. On this day, people gather for picnics and watch parades [...]

Lisa Book Shelf : I See Summer

Lisa Book Shelf : I See Summer

From lemonade in the shade to picnics in the park, summer is all around us. Charles Ghigna (also known as Father Goose) lives in a treehouse in Alabama. He is the author of more than 100 award-winning books for children and adults from Random House, Capstone, Disney, Hyperion, Scholastic, Simon & Schuster, Abrams, Charlesbridge and [...]