Monday, February 25, 2013

Booking Across the USA!

I am participating in the Booking Across the USA project.

It is a collaborative blogging project which has been put together by Jodi over at Growing Book by Book.

Over 50 educational bloggers have each selected a picture book that represents their state.  Each blogger than created an activity or project to compliment their book.

I chose the story, The Brass Ring, by Nancy Tafuri.  It is a beautifully written and illustrated story about how a young girl is now old enough to ride The Flying Horse Carousel, which is located in Rhode Island.

Included in the pack is:
     ~ a kid-friendly informational story about The Flying Horse Carousel
     ~ a classroom book to create titled, "The Best Part About Vacations"
     ~ a classroom book to create titled, "I Like Being Big!"

Grab your packet for free by clicking here.  

Want to win your very own copy of The Brass Ring?  Enter below!

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  1. Have heard about the brass ring, but did not realize their was a child's book about it. Looking forward to reading it and thank you for the free packet.

  2. I have never been to Rhode Island. But I've heard wonderful things about the east coast. :)

  3. I have not been to Rhode Island, but it is a state I do plan to visit!

  4. Have never been :( Where would you say is the best spot? Just in case I am on the neighborhood :)
    My Second Sense

  5. What a neat idea this is! Wish I could have gotten in on it! There are so many great Michigan books! Your packet looks wonderful!

    Creative Lesson Cafe

  6. I have never been to Rhode Island. My aunt lived there for a couple of years when I was much younger.
    Diving Into 2nd Grade

  7. I have never been to Rhode Island.

  8. I live in RI, but haven't read this book. I'll have to get it to share with my little guy. Our favorite places in RI are various parks and (of course!) the ocean.

  9. I've never been to Rhode Island before, but that sounds like a really neat book!!

    Lessons with Laughter

  10. I've been to Rhode Island several times on vacation in Newport! It's just beautiful! I love mansion row!

    A is for Apple B is for Blog

  11. I have never been to Rhode Island before. I have actually never left the "great" state of PA haha I am a deprived teacher who needs to get herself some places :)

    Thanks for the chance to win!!!
    My (Not So) Elementary Life

  12. My book list keeps growing! Thank you so much for participating in the Booking Across the USA project!



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