Health & Wellness


Kindergarten Bibliography List

Chapter 1 You Feel and Think

  • My Many Colored Days by Dr. Seuss, Alfred A. Knopf (1998).
  • Shapesville by Andy Mills and Becky Osborn, Illustrated by Erica Neitz, Gurze Books (2003).

  • Today I Feel Silly by Jamie Lee Curtis, Illustrated by Laura Cornell, HarperCollins Children's Books (1998).
Chapter 2 Your Family and Friends
  • Alicia's Best Friends by Lisa Jahn-Clough, Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books (2003).

  • Families by Debbie Biley, Annick Press, Ltd. (1999).

  • My Best Friend Moved Away by Nancy L. Carlson, Puffin (2003).
Chapter 3 You Grow and Change
  • The Growing Story by Ruth Krauss, Illustrated by Phyllis Rowand, HarperCollins Children's Books (1947).

  • The Growing-up Tree by Vera Rosenberry, Holiday House (2003).

  • Trevor's Wiggly-Wobbly Tooth by Lester L. Laminack, Illustrated by Kathi McCord, Peachtree Publishers (2002).
Chapter 4 Food For Health
  • Dim Sum for Everyone by Grace Lin, Knopf Books for Young Readers (2001).

  • Fats and Sweets by Cynthia Fitterer Klingel and Robert B. NOyed, Illustrated by Gregg Andersen, Gareth Stevens Audio (2002).

  • The Food Pyramid by Amanda Rondeau, Edited by Monica Marx, ABDO Publishers (2002).
Chapter 5 A Clean and Fit You
  • Exercise by Sharon Gordon, Scholastic Library Publishing (2001).

  • Oh the Things You Can Do That Are Good For You by Tish Tabe, Illustrated by Aristedes Ruiz, Random House Books for Young Readers (2001).

  • Open Wide: Tooth School Inside by Laurie Keller, Henry Holt & Company, Inc. (2000).
  • Staying Healthy: Good Hygiene by Alice B. McGinty, The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc. (2003).
Chapter 6 Staying Safe
  • Don't Talk to Strangers by Kevi, Illustrated by JibJab Media Staff (2003).

  • I Can Be Safe: A First Look at Safety by Pat Thomas, Illustrated by Lesley Harker, Barron's Educational Series, Inc. (2003).

  • Stop, Drop, and Roll by Margery Cuyler, Illustrated by Arthur Howard, Simon & Schuster Children's (2001).
Chapter 7 Medicine and Drugs
  • Danger: Drugs and Your Friends by E. Rafaela Picard, Patra McSharry Sevastiades, The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc. (2003).
  • Let's Talk About Smoking by Elizabeth Weitzman, The Rogin Publishing Group, Inc. (2003).
Chapter 8 Staying Well
  • Albert the Running Bear Gets the Jitters by Barbara Isenberg, Susan Wolf, Houghton Mifflin Company (1987).

  • Germs Make Me Sick! By Melvin Berger, HarperCollins Children's Books (1999).

  • Miss Bindergarten Stays Home from Kindergarten by Joseph Slate, Illustrated by Ashley Wolf, Dutton Juvenille (2000).

  • The Sick Day by Patricia Maclachlan, Illustrated by Jane Dyer, Random House Children's Books (2003).
Chapter 9 Health Helpers
  • A Day in the Life of a Police Officer (First Facts Community Helpers at Work Series) by Heather Adamson, Capstone Press (2003).
  • Community Helpers from A to Z by Bobbie D. Kalman, Crabtree Publishing Company (1997).
Chapter 10 A Healthful Place to Live
  • The Great Trash Bash by Loreen Leedy, Holiday House, Inc. (2000).
  • This Is Our Earth by Laura Lee Benson, Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc. (1997).