Principal’s Book of the Month: October 2016

Have You Ever Felt Invisible When You’re Around Other People?  Meet Brian, the invisible boy. Nobody ever seems to notice him or think to include him in their group, game, or birthday party…until, that is, a new kid comes to class. When Justin, the new boy, arrives, Brian is the first to make him feel […]

Principal’s Book of the Month

The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq by Jeanette Winter Alia Muhammad Bakeris a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Until now. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library — along with the thirty thousand books within […]

Principal’s Book of the Month

Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning About Empathy by Bob Sornson Ph.D., Shelley Johannes (Illustrator) When Emily asks her big sister what the word empathy means, Emily has no idea that knowing the answer will change how she looks at people. But does it really matter to others if Emily notices how theyre feeling? Standing in […]