Funny

Nowadays, both teachers and children are often concerned–even overwhelmed–with serious issues. So, from time to time a laughter break can help liven up the school day and lighten everyone’s load. The titles reviewed here are guaranteed to tickle the funny bone.

The Story of Fish and Snail

By Deborah Freedman
Every day, Snail waits for Fish to come home with a new story. Today, Fish's story (about pirates!) is too grand to simply be told: Fish ...
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One Cool Friend

By Toni Buzzeo
When well-mannered Elliot reluctantly visits the aquarium with his distractible father, he politely asks whether he can have a penguin--and ...
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This Is Not My Hat

By Jon Klassen
A follow-up to the award-winning I Want My Hat Back follows the antics of a tiny fish who wears a perfectly fitting round blue hat while ...
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Stephanie’s Ponytail

By Robert N. Munsch
Stephanie likes to have her own look. So when her classmates begin copying her ponytail, she finds increasingly outrageous ways to wear her ...
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Freckle Juice

By Judy Blume
Nicky has freckles — they cover his face, his ears, and the whole back of his neck. Sitting behind him in class, Andrew once counted ...
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Fudge-a-Mania

By Judy Blume
Peter Hatcher's summer is not looking good. First of all, Peter's brother Fudge — the five-year-old human hurricane — has a plan: to ...
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Superfudge

By Judy Blume
Sometimes life in the Hatcher household is enough to make twelve-year-old Peter think about running away. His worst problem is still his ...
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“Hi, Pizza Man!”

By Virginia Walter
This book contains a greeting game that can send your students into a whirlwind of imagination. Vivian is hungry and tired of waiting for ...
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