There is a Bird on Your Head!
Author/Illustrator: Mo Willems
Publication Year: 2007
Brief Summary: Elephant is not amused to find a bird on his head, especially when it starts making a nest.
Awards, Honors and Prizes:
Charlotte Award, 2010′ ‘ Winner’ ‘ Primary’ ‘ New York’ ” ‘
Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, 2008′ ‘ Winner’ ” ‘ United States’ ” ‘
Best Children’s Books of the Year , 2008 ; Bank Street College of Eduation
Best Children’s Books of the Year, 2008 ; Bank Street College of Education
Capitol Choices, 2008 ; The Capitol Choices Committee
Choices, 2008 ; Cooperative Children’s Book Center
Notable Children’s Books, 2008 ; ALSC American Library Association
School Library Journal Best Books, 2007 ; Cahners
School Library Journal Book Review Stars, October 2007 ; Cahners
Ideas for using this book in classroom or library and/or brief notes on curriculum connections/content learning standards/Common Core, etc.:
- Good for younger kids/reader theater
Special features included (if applicable) — index; timeline; author’s notes; further reading; etc.
Accessed at: Thrasher Elementary Library