Ms. Mascia's Classroom Library

Welcome to my virtual library! This site showcases some of my favorite books to read with my students.
reviewed: Don't Let The Pigeon Drive The Bus By Mo Willems
There's a little pigeon that wants to drive the bus, but the bus driver doesn't want the pageant drive the bus. Everyone keep...
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! - Mo Willems
reviewed: The Rainbow Fish By Marcus Pfister
A sweet story about a fish that is learning how to share. A fish is happier when they are sharing with others. Sometimes even...
The Rainbow Fish - Marcus Pfister, J. Alison James
reviewed: Amelia Bedelia By Peggy Parish
Amelia Bedelia has a list of chores to complete before the Rogers get home. Once they arrive home, Mrs. Rogers realize her mi...
Amelia Bedelia - Peggy Parish, Fritz Siebel
reviewed: She Persisted By Chelsea Clinton
This is a story about 13 women with inspiring stories to share with the world. Many of these stories are of women we have hea...
She Persisted - Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger
reviewed: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie By Laura Numeroff
This story is about a mouse who wants a cookie. As you continue to read the story, the mouse keeps asking for other things th...
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie - Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond
reviewed: David Goes To School By David Shannon
This David book is all about David at school. In the David series, David is normally being told "No" by everyone. I wonder ho...
David Goes To School - David Shannon
reviewed: Tacky the Penguin By Helen Lester
This book is about a penguin named Tacky that never followed the pack. Tacky is known as the odd bird, but he is a nice bird....
Tacky the Penguin - Helen Lester, Lynn M. Munsinger
reviewed: Hooray for Reading Day By Margery Cuyler
This sweet book is about a little girl who is learning how to read. She is really nervous but overcomes her fear slowly with ...
Hooray for Reading Day! - Margery Cuyler, Arthur Howard
reviewed: What Do You Do With An Idea? By Kobi Yamada
Everyday we all have new ideas. This story lets us know that having ideas is a good thing. We can all share our ideas to the ...
What Do You Do with an Idea? - Kobi Yamada
reviewed: Fancy Nancy By Jane O'Connor
Nancy is a little girl that loves to be fancy. She is fancy with everything she does, including saying fancy words, and dress...
Fancy Nancy - Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
reviewed: Pete the Cat Rocking in my School Shoes By Eric Litwin
This is such a fun song book to read to the class. Pete the Cat is back in a new story about about rocking in his school shoe...
Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes - Eric Litwin, James Dean
reviewed: Caps for Sale By Esphyr Slobodkina
There is a man who has many different caps for sale. He is walking around trying to sell his caps, but no one is wanting to b...
Caps for Sale and the Mindful Monkeys - Esphyr Slobodkina, Ann Marie Mulhearn Sayer, Esphyr Slobodkina
reviewed: Chrysanthemum By Kevin Henkes
This story is about a sweet little girl who is named after a beautiful flower. She grew to love her name. What could go wrong...
Chrysanthemum - Kevin Henkes
reviewed: Duck! Rabbit! By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
What do you see on the cover of this story? Two people discuss what type of animal this story is about. Going back and forth ...
Duck! Rabbit! - Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Tom Lichtenheld
reviewed: The Day The Crayons Quit By Drew Daywalt
This is a silly book that brings crayons to life. The crayons are writing letters to their owner Duncan why they have decided...
The Day the Crayons Quit - Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers