(Ebk- refers to E-book with
Follet), (oop- refers to out of
print book, TB- refers to Tumblebook)
Some oops books may be listed in this document because some of the MISD libraries currently have them on
theirwould provide a good resources. Other books that are similiar based on content and skill
are listed as well and may be used as substitutes.
Black Cowboy,
Wild Horses
black cowboy
E LES
A black cowboy is so in tune with wild mustangs that they accept him into the herd, thus enabling him singlehandedly to take them to the corral.

http://activities.macmillanmh.com/reading/treasures/stories/story_lessonlist/51020138.html
http://tct.murrieta.k12.ca.us/reading/grade5/theme5/black_cowboy_wild_horses/
http://www.slideshare.net/stellalindsey/black-cowboys-wild-horses
http://charactered.ocde.us/ICE/lessons_html/black_cowboy_wild_horses.html
http://agi.seaford.k12.de.us/sites/meastman/reading/Unit%205%20%20The%20American%20West/Black%20Cowboy%20Wild%20Horses.aspx
A Pig Parade is a
Terrible Idea
a pig parade
E BLA
Explains precisely why, although it may sound like a good idea, gathering hundreds of pigs to march in a parade through one's hometown is inadvisable.

http://www.mothergooseprograms.org/articles/cormier_vocabulary_workshop.pdf
http://teachingwithpicturebooks.wordpress.com/2011/12/12/a-pig-parade-is-a-terrible-idea-by-michael-ian-black/
I Wanna Iguana
I wanna Iguana
E ORL
Alex and his mother write notes back and forth in which Alex tries to persuade her to let him have a baby iguana for a pet.

http://writingfix.com/Picture_Book_Prompts/iwannaiguana1.htm
http://www.proteacher.net/discussions/showthread.php?t=69420
I Wanna New Room
I wanna new room
E ORL
Through a series of brief letters to his parents, Alex presents all the reasons why he should not have to share a room with his younger brother.

http://www.gwinnett.k12.ga.us/LanguageartsES.nsf/8E4C443BF19CDC6B85257921007F6178/$file/fifthgradewritingquarter2persuasive.pdf
http://www.teaching-with-style.com/2012/10/magical-product-swap-2.html
Honestly, Red Riding Hood was Rotten!
honestly red riding hood
E SHA

Seriously Cinderella is So Annoying!
seriously cinderella
E SHA

Books by Roald Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
charlie and the chocolate
FIC DAH
Marvelous adventures as Charlie Bucket explores the mouth-watering wonders of Mr. Willy Wonka's chocolate factory.

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/movies/willlyrics.php
http://www.puffin.co.uk/static/puffinplayground/childrensactivities/#Roald%20Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/
Danny and the Champion of the World
danny and the champion
FIC DAH
Light-hearted tale of Danny and his dad, who share numerous brave and zany adventures.

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/movies/willlyrics.php
http://www.puffin.co.uk/static/puffinplayground/childrensactivities/#Roald%20Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/
The BFG
bfg
FIC DAH
Luckily for Sophie, the BFG (Big Friendly Giant) who carries her off is nothing like his giant neighbors, but they are headed for England and she must stop them.

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/movies/willlyrics.php
http://www.puffin.co.uk/static/puffinplayground/childrensactivities/#Roald%20Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/
The Witches
the witches
FIC DAH
A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice.

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/movies/willlyrics.php
http://www.puffin.co.uk/static/puffinplayground/childrensactivities/#Roald%20Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/
Matilda
matilda
FIC DAH
Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security.

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/movies/willlyrics.php
http://www.puffin.co.uk/static/puffinplayground/childrensactivities/#Roald%20Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/
The Lightning Thief
lightning thief
FIC RIO
Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson learns he is a demigod, the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea. His mother sends him to a summer camp for demigods where he and his new friends set out on a quest to prevent a war between the gods.

http://www.rickriordan.com/my-books/percy-jackson/resources/teachers-guide.aspx
http://www.percyjackson.co.uk/download/pj_teachers_pack.pdf