Books and Videos
Our program is designed to improve children’s reading and comprehension skills by reading a book accompanied by listening to the musical audiobook or watching the animated musical video.
Our books explore social emotional themes such as empathy, the power of kindness, respect for others, the power of forgiveness and more.
Our audiobooks include a narration of the story with a musical score that students can sing along to. (Lyrics sheets included with purchase)
Our videos are animated books with highlighted story text and song lyrics that entertain while encouraging the desire to read.
MASTER DAVEY AND THE MAGIC TEA HOUSE
This book takes children on a journey through ancient tea forests, magic tea gardens and an encounter with a legendary blue tiger who protects the rare Blue Tiger tea.
This story explores the social emotional theme of conquering fear, believing in yourself and the power of kindness.
Beautifully illustrated with hidden messages in the artwork this is a book engages the senses and helps teach appreciation for other world cultures.
TOO MANY VISITORS FOR ONE LITTLE HOUSE
When a new family moves in the block bringing a flock of cousins, uncles, nannies, grannies and the biggest camper you ever saw… the neighbors of El Camino Street get crabby. Can anything make them happier?
This book explores the social emotional themes of kindness, welcoming newcomers, and not jumping to conclusions.
This story story celebrates multi-generational friendships and family. A great read for holiday time.
WOBEGON AND MILDRED
No one likes Wobegon the parking ticket monster because he gives them parking tickets. No one ever invites him to their picnic. No one ever invites him to their party. But even Wobegon, the annoying parking ticket monster is entitled to happiness. A humorous story about hope and finding friendship.
This story explores social emotional themes such as empathy, self esteem, and finding friendship.
MR. SNOOZLE’S EXQUISITE EGGS
The new family on the block is celebrating their first Passover in their new house and the neighbors have been invited to the Seder. Mr. Snoozle is preparing his exquisite eggs… but Wags the dogs has other plans. A humorous story to introduce kids of all faiths to the holiday of Passover.
This story explores the social emotional theme of looking at the humorous side when things go wrong.
THE ALPHABET THIEF
There is an alphabet thief on the loose and words from A to Z join forces to discover WHO is stealing letters from important words like LOVE, HUG and ADVENTURE!
This book explores social emotional themes such the power of forgiveness, learning self esteem and believing in yourself.
The book is beautifully illustrated and the characters personify the personality and importance of words. A whimsical glossary at the end introduces each word character anew. A great book to begin discussing the importance of choosing your words wisely.
SELAH THE PEACH
This is a heartwarming story of a little peach trying to work out what her special purpose in the world is.
Written in verse this book provides a wonderful introduction to the rhyming and rhythm of language. The illustrations in the book are vibrant with hidden messages for kids to find.
This story explores the social emotional themes of believing in yourself and never giving up.