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THE TALE OF BENJAMIN BUNNY ◆ Benjamin Bunny helps Peter Rabbit reclaim his coat and shoes from Mr. McGregor's garden.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:05 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF THE FLOPSY BUNNIES ◆ Benjamin Bunny's babies are caught by Mr. McGregor, but a mouse comes to the rescue.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:15 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF GINGER AND PICKLES ◆ A terrier and a tom cat learn the hard way about running a small business.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 9:38 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF JEMIMA PUDDLE-DUCK ◆ The story of a very gullible duck, a crafty old fox and a very astute collie dog.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 12:25 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF JEREMY FISHER ◆ The amusing tale of a frog who goes fishing - and almost ends up being the bait.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:55 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT ◆ The classic story of a naughty little bunny who gets into big trouble for not minding his mother.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 6:00 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF THE PIE AND THE PATTY-PAN ◆ A tea party goes terribly wrong when there's a mix-up about a pie's flavor and the patty-pan used for baking.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 19:17 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF SAMUEL WHISKERS Part 1 ◆ Tabitha Twitchet’s kittens get into some mischief and have an encounter with some very bad rats.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 5:30 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF SAMUEL WHISKERS Part 2 ◆ Tom Kitten is captured by the rats and almost ends up in the roly-poly pudding.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:10 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN ◆ The story of an impertinent little squirrel and his encounter with a stoic owl who doesn't find the squirrel's antics amusing.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 8:48 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGIE-WINKLE ◆ The tale of a very unusual laundress and a little girl who loses all her handkerchiefs.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 13:15 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF TIMMY TIPTOES ◆ A little gray squirrel named Timmy Tiptoes goes hunting for nuts and uncovers some very nutty neighbors.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:48 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE ◆ The story of a very tidy little mouse and the problems she faces when messy, uninvited guests drop in.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 11:34 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF TOM KITTEN ◆ Tom Kitten and his brother and sister misbehave before their mother's tea party and end up losing all their nice clean clothes.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 11:34 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THE TALE OF TWO BAD MICE ◆ Another classic Beatrix Potter story about two mice who wreak havoc in a little girl's doll house.
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2-4, 4-6, 6-8 7:24 Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter
THESE KIDS ◆ A short poem about a bunch of kids with big imaginations.
2-4, 4-6 3:20 Melody Key Jupiter Images
THE TELEPHONE GAME ◆ Like that old "Pass the Secret" game; but on a telephone, with animals involved, it really gets wild.
TEACH AND TEST
4-6, 6-8 8:19 Beverly Swerdlow Brown Carol Koplan
THANKSGIVING ◆ Thanksgiving is all about food, family and friends, and it has been that way since the very first Thanksgiving. 4-6, 6-8 Communication 2U Jupiter Images
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS ◆ The classic tale of three little pigs and their encounters with a big, hungry wolf. Interactive Version
You Read Version
4-6, 6-8 7:15 L. Leslie Brooke
THREE LEPRECHAUNS ◆ Some very mischievous leprechauns escape and wreak havoc. 4-6, 6-8 2:35 By Daniel, age 11, Palisade, Colorado Carla Castagno
THREE SHORT THANKSGIVING POEMS ◆ Short poems that capture the essence of Thanksgiving. 3 and up 1:15 Anonymous Art Clip
TIED UP IN KNOTS ◆ Nothing like a couple of mules to show stubborn... except, perhaps the children who own them. God thing Dad thought of the rope... 4-6, 6-8 10:30 Carl Sommer Greg Budwine
THE TIME MACHINE◆ We all dream of it... slipping back in time; but Mr Kidd seemed to get something wrong in the setup... 6-8, 8-10 3:00 Roger Carr My Way in Education
TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD ◆ It's a dream all kids have when they learn the world is round; and for a moment it seemed as if a backyard scheme to listen-in right through the globe was actually working... 4-6, 6-8 7:30 Matt Sterling Grace Garton
TORTILLA ◆ Where do we get the tortilla we love to eat? Why, from the farmer, of course.
(Spanish)
TEACH AND TEST
2-4, 4-6 2:15 Melody Keyes Cruz Puga
THE TORTOISE AND THE HARE ◆ A condensed version of a classic Aesop fable with the moral: Slow and steady wins the race.
(Spanish)
TEACH AND TEST
2-4, 4-6 1:55 Aesop Sona & Jacob
TREE SONG ◆ A young girl befriends a tree who tells her stories of the ages. 4-6, 6-8 2:05 By Hannah, age 15, Plattsburg , New York Carla Castagno
A TRIP TO THE ZOO ◆ And after reading it, your children will want to make the trip, too. 2-4, 4-6 4:32 Mae Sue Leslie and Bobby Bang Vuthy Kuon
TWO LITTLE KITTENS ◆ Two little kittens discover it’s not a good idea to to make trouble on a cold winter’s night. 2-4, 4-6 1:18 Anonymous Carla Castagno
UPSIDE DOWN FAIRY TALE ◆ Here’s a story like Rapunzel from a totally different point of view. 4-6, 6-8 2:34 Erica, Age 12, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Sona & Jacob
VACATION There’s so much to see and do on summer vacation. 4-6, 6-8 1:28 Communication 2U Jupiter Imagesn
VALENTINE’S DAY ◆ It’s a day to show how much we care for family and friends. 4-6, 6-8 2:31 Communication 2U Jupiter Imagesn
VALIANT CHRIS JAMES ◆ Ah, a dragon and a knight in shining armour! Brave deeds! An odd twist... Mm... A very odd and intresting twist.
TEACH AND TEST
6-8, 8-10 9:05 Lynn Katulka Christine Gibson
VETERAN'S DAY ◆ This American holiday honors all members of the United States armed forces. 4-6, 6-8 1:55 Communication 2U Jupiter Imagesn
VOICE MANNERS ◆ A story told in rhyme about the importance of not talking in the classroom without raising your hand.
Interactive Version
4-6 3:05 Diane Major Cruz Puga
WEATHER AND MOTHER NATURE ◆ You'll be surprised to learn how Mother Nature invented weather. 4-6, 6-8 1:55 By Andrew, age 10, Beachwood , Ohio Sona & Jacob
WINTER ◆ When winter comes, the weather turns cold and changes everything. 4-6, 6-8 1:45 Communication 2U Jupiter Imagesn
WHAT CLOUDS REALLY HOLD ◆ Older children will relate to this story; kinda things they think and wonder about... 6-8, 8-10 4:05 Kate Frasca VyVy Tran
WHAT DO I SEE? ◆ A book about the color and shape of things.
TEACH AND TEST
2-4, 4-6 2:00 Melody Keyes My Way in Education
WHAT DO WE SEE ON THE FARM ◆ Not only do kids see what's on the farm, they also hear the sounds they make. 4-6, 6-8 1:59 Communication 2U Courtesy Jupiter Images
WHAT THE DINOSAURS WORE ◆ A cute counting poem that also includes vocabulary words.
TEACH AND TEST
2-4, 4-6 1:00 Tom Tittle Aija Jasuna
WHAT WILL YOU BE? ◆ A short poem about the different things kids might grow up to be.
Interactive Version
2-4 1:24 Renee Dufy Art Clips
WHEN COWS EAT GRASS ◆ Guess what happens when cows eat grass? Naturally. 4-6, 6-8 0:45 Tom Tittlel Aija Jasuna
WHO SAID THAT ◆ A book dedicated to Dr. Seuss and some of the most memorable lines from his books. 4-6, 6-8 4:53 Richard Eaves Public Domain
WHY SNOW FALLS IN WINTER ◆ A large and happy family; a lot of dogs; and some problems with the size of the family fridge... 6-8, 8-10 9:00 Tiffany Johnson Susan Spellman
WINTER CLOTHES ◆A book about all the clothes we should wear to stay warm in winter. 4-6, 6-8 3:52 Communication 2U Jupiter Images
YOU, YEW, AND EWE ARE HOMONYMS TOO ◆ Oh, yes! Amusing, educational, and demonstrating just what an infuriating language English can be.
TEACH AND TEST
6-8, 8-10 5:11 Thesaurus Rhymewrite Jeffrey Maraska
ZERO THE HERO ◆ Neat example of the importance of "zero" in numbers; and something of an insight for young minds.
TEACH AND TEST
4-6, 6-8 5:54 Jane Lester My Way in Education
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