Book Pairs: Non Fiction & related Picture Books for 3-7 yr olds


    Bugs, Beetles and Butterfiles, by Harriet Ziefert
    I Love Bugs, by Philemon Sturges

    Stellaluna, by Janell Cannon
    Bats, by Gail Gibbons

    Tillie Lays an Egg by Terry Golson or The Perfect Nest by Catherine Friend
    Chicks and Chickens, by Gail Gibbons or An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston

    How do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food, by Jane Yolen
    Dinosaurs, Gail Gibbons or My Visit to the Dinosaurs, by Aliki

    Bark George, by Jules Feiffer
    Arf, Beg Catch (Dogs from A-Z), by Henry Horenstein or Dogs and Cats, by Steve Jenkins

    Froggy Goes to Bed, by Johnathan London
    All about Frogs, by Jim Arnosky

    Flora's Suprise, by Debi Gliori or Growing Vegetable Soup by Lois Ehlert
    A Handful of Sunshine by Melanie Eclare

    Animals in Winter, by Henrietta Bancroft
    Time to Sleep, by Denise Fleming

Mollusks /Sea Creatures
    A House for Hermit Crab, by Eric Carle
    About Mollusks, by Cathryn Sill or Down, Down Under by Steve Jenkins

    Owl Babies, by Martin Waddelll
    Owls, by Gail Gibbons

    Pierre the Penguin (A penguin from South Africa), by Jean Marzollo
    Antarctic Antics, A book of Penguin Poems, by Judy Sierra
    Pigsty, by Mark Teague
    Pigs, by Gail Gibbons


Body awareness:
    My Feet, by Aliki or Bones by Steve Jenkins
    The Foot Book, by Dr. Seuss

    It's Pumpkin Time, by Zoe Hall
    Let's Look at Fall by Sarah Shuette or The Pumpkin Book, by Gail Gibbons

    The Berenstain Bears down on the Farm, by Stan Berenstain or Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell
    Farming by Gail Gibbons or On the Farm by Laurel Molk or Baby Farm Animals by Merrill Windsor
Nutrition/Healthy Eating:
    The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle or Feast for Ten, by Falwell
    The Edible Pyramid (Good Eating Everyday) by Loreen Leedy or Nutrition Anyone?, by Kristin Petrie

    Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson or How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?, by Jane Yolen
    Germs Make me Sick, by Melvin Berger

    Snowballs, by Lois Ehlert
    It's Snowing, by Gail Gibbons

    Snow Sounds, by David Johnson
    Sounds All Around, by Wendy Pfeffer