There are a lot of books that might fit this theme. Here are a few of our favorites:
|Akiak by Robert Blake|
|The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss|
|Gleam and Glow by Eve Bunting|
Who doesn't love Eve Bunting?
|The Champ by Tonya Bolden|
This book is written in verse, which is great where Common Core is concerned.
|Zora Hurston and the Chinaberry Tree by William Miller|
|John Henry by Julius Lester|
You know we are Aimee Buckner, so how could we not include one of her favorite books in this theme.
Is there a book you like to use when teaching perseverance?