One of my favorite winter read alouds is Something is Going to Happen by Charlotte Zolotow. It is a great book to help students to think about how writers build suspense.

Lesley University Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative

winterbooks2Here in Cambridge we are experiencing some exceptionally arctic temperatures. And what better way to keep warm than to cuddle up with your favorite winter-themed book. Below are some of the Center staff’s favorites. Enjoy!

  • Brave Irene by William Steig– Emily C. (Project Assistant) and Helen S. (Intermediate and Middle School Trainer)
  • Snowmen at Night by Caralyn and Mark Beuhner– Wendy V. (Senior Researcher)
  • Thomas’s Snowsuit by Robert Munsch and Michael Martchenko– Toni C. (Online Course Faculty)
  • Snow by Cynthia Rylant and Lauren Stringer– Heather M. (Intermediate and Middle School Trainer)
  • Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening by Robert Frost and Susan Jeffers– Diane P. (Assistant Director, Primary)
  • The Hat by Jan Brett– Melissa F. (Project Manager)
  • The Mitten by Jan Brett– Kelly A. (Project Manager)
  • Katy and the Big Snow by Virginia Lee Burton– Candice C. (Project Assistant)
  • Skip Through the Seasons by Stella Blackstone and Maria Carluccio– Averie B. (Project Manager)

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