May's Mother Goose Time curriculum "Growing Gardens" has been a ton of dirty fun but we are already looking toward June's curriculum "Alphabet House". With every new curriculum I like to find new books to go along with the unit. Here is a list of books to assist you each day of "Alphabet House" in teaching the children around you.
Week 1: Where do people live?
The Three Little Pigs by Patricia Seibert
Apartment Book by Leo Hartas and Richard Platt
Road Trip by Roger Eschbacher
Most Amazing Boats: A Picture Book for Kids by Alex Hunt
Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs by Linda Ashman
Week 2: How do we decorate different rooms?
Let's Go Home: The Wonderful Things About a House by Cynthia Rylant
Houses and Homes by Ann Morris
Alphabet Soup by Kate Banks
King Bidgood's in the Bathtub by Audrey Wood
The Napping House by Audrey Wood
Week 3: How can I be a helper around the home?
I Don't Want to Clean My Room: A Mess of Poems about Chores by Hope Vestegaarrd
Laundry Day by Maurie J. Manning
If Dogs Could Do Chores by Jacquelyn Smith-Induni
A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker
Week 4: Where do animals live?
The Berenstain Bears' Moving Day by Stan Berenstain and Jan Berenstain
Be Nice to Spiders by Margaret Bloy Graham
Home for Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown
Animal Homes by Debbie Martin
Ant Cities by Arthur Dorros