Reading Road Trip: Construction Zone

Welcome to stop two on the Reading Road Trip! If you’re just joining us, be sure to download the roadmap so you can follow along. Also, sign up here for a chance to win a prize pack at the end of the summer! The reading road trip continues this week with a drive through a construction zone! Unlike construction zones in real life, which can slow us down or bring us to a full stop and add a lot of frustration to a journey, this construction zone is all about bringing a little construction-themed fun to the summer! So we hope you take some time this week to spend a little “building” time with your kids, reading books with a construction theme—whether that be books about building with blocks or bricks, toys or giant cranes. Continue reading for story time ideas and a construction themed reading list. Read : Books that fit the theme of “construction zone,” however you want to interpret it! FEATURED BOOK: Billions of Bricks by Kurt Cyrus Billions of Bricks by Kurt Cyrus is a book about b

End of Summer GIVEAWAY!

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Comments

Ashley Sierra said…
One of our favorites we read this summer was BLOOP! written by Tara Lazar and illustrated by Mike Boldt.
imbigwillie said…
Several Fancy Nancy books.
Rebecca Gomez said…
I haven't seen that one yet, but Tara Lazar writes fun stuff!
Rebecca Gomez said…
It's been a while since I've read a Fancy Nancy!
Rebecca Gomez said…
The one by Lena Podesta? Looks cute!
Mindy Baker said…
My favorite book was a middle grade entitled Efrén Divided by Ernesto Cisneros. I also loved the picture book Don’t Feed the Bear by Kathleen Doherty.