Engaging Families for Student Success

TTP’s Staff Favorite Childhood Books

December 20, 2016

Our 2016 programming is coming to a close, with many successes for both Turning the Page in Chicago and DC! As we look forward to the new year, Turning the Page staff reflected on the childhood books which inspired our love of reading and commitment to family engagement.

Happy Holidays from Turning the Page!

 

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Leah: Oh, the Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Seuss                       Ally: Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson

 

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Jeremy: Papa, please get the moon for me by Eric Carle      Caitlin: Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney

 

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Michelle: Junie B. Jones series by Barbara Park                             Ellie: The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

 

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Alie: A Tree that Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith                            Kylia: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

 

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Leisha: The Boxcar Children series by Gertude Chandler Warner           Jasmine: Corduroy by Don Freeman

 

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Cristina: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini                            Emily: The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

 

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Keirstin: Count the Monkeys by Marc Barnett   Hadiatu: The Babysitters Club Little Sister series by Ann M. Martin

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Liz: Can’t You Sleep, Little Bear? by Martin Wadell                               Talia: Love You Always by Robert Munsch

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Christian: Corduroy by Don Freeman               Jason: Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective series by Donald J. Sobol