16 Favorite Grade Picture Books - These are great as they include beautiful illustrations kids still enjoy at this age, but with more complex stories and rich vocabulary kids need in first grade. (Favorite List For Teachers)
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character: Paul Tough. “Drop the flashcards—grit, character, and curiosity matter even more than cognitive skills. A persuasive wake-up call.
Fun book ideas for either girl - Picture books for teaching kids about generosity and giving! Some books teach about giving tangible items, others about giving help or kind words, and others about giving back to the community.