BEGINNING ON EARTH DAY, MONDAY, APRIL 22nd, AND EXTENDING THROUGH THE END OF DANNY’S BIRTHDAY MONTH… Get a special set of 6 books with an earth-friendly theme for only $25.
The 6 book set includes: Grandma Ruth’s Garden (Fountas & Pinnell C, ATOS 0.8), Botanist Danny (Fountas & Pinnell E, ATOS 0.6), Danny and the Little Worm (Fountas & Pinnell F, ATOS 1.3), and the lap-size books: Danny’s Garden (Fountas & Pinnell E, ATOS 1.1), Danny and the Monarch Butterfly (Fountas & Pinnell I, ATOS 2.2), and Danny’s Special Tree (Fountas & Pinnell M, ATOS 2.6).
Each of the 6 books has a lesson plan available online as a free download.
Coordinating Earth Day Activities
- Why are trees special?
- April showers bring May flowers…
- After reading Danny and the Monarch Butterfly, have students use a timeline wheel graphic organizer to list information in sequential order.
- Basil, chives, cilantro, dill, lavender, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, and thyme are all good sources of nectar for honeybees. Find our handy Bee-Friendly Herb Growing Table here. Get directions for a fun Growing Herbs For Honeybees activity here.