Books that support "Sharing the Planet"

Mrs. Katz and Tush by Patricia Polacco
Reading Rainbow episode

Martin Luther King Jr. Story Read by LeVar Burton - Reading Rainbow Story Time (8:49)

Sweet Clara and The Freedom Quilt by Deborah Hopkinson

Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine

Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman

Enemy Pie by Camryn Manheim

White Socks Only by Evelyn Coleman

Here are some more books to listen to. Enjoy!

Personal Narratives:

Salt Hands by Jane Chelsea Aragon (4:09)

Thank You, Mr. Faulker by Patricia Polacco

My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother by Patricia Polacco

The Night I Followed the Dog by Nina Laden

Me and My Cat by Satoshi Kitamura

No Mirrors in My Nana's House by Ysaye M. Barnwell

I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll

Other Great Stories:

Knots on a Counting Rope by Bill Martin Jr.

Brave Irene by William Steig (14:01)

Wilfred Gordon McDonald Partridge by Mem Fox

Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain


The Indian Paintbrush by Tomi DePalo

Stellaluna by Janell Cannon

Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes

Petunia by Roger Duvoisin

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

Are You My Mother by P.D. Eastman

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
Animated version, read by Shel Silverstein

The Mitten by Jan Brett

The Wild Christmas Reindeer by Jan Brett

A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

The Night Before Christmas read by LeVar Burton

Magic School Bus: Inside Ralphie video (24:51)