Library Center

Books about sound.

Materials 

Here are all the read-aloud books for the three-week sound curriculum. Put these books in the Library Center:

  • Showers, Paul. The Listening Walk 
  • Pinkney, Brian. Max Found Two Sticks
  • Waring, Geoff. Oscar and the Bat: A Book About Sound 
  • Singer, Marilyn. City Lullaby 
  • Rylant, Cynthia. Night in the Country
  • Johnson, Angela. Violet’s Music 
  • Marsalis, Wynton. Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp!: A Sonic Adventure
  •  Manning, Maurie J. Kitchen Dance
  • Cox, Judy. My Family Plays Music 

Additional books (Optional)

  • Burleigh, Robert. Clang! Clang! Clang! Beep! Beep! Listen to the City
  • Chapman, Susan. Too Much Noise in the Library 
  • Lawrence, Mary. What’s That Sound? 
  • Pfeffer, Wendy. Sounds All Around 
  • Rosinsky, Natalie M. Sound: Loud, Soft, High, and Low
  • Smalls, Irene. Jonathan and His Mommy
  • Trumbauer, Lisa. All About Sound
  • Wheeler, Lisa. Jazz Baby
  • Wong, Janet. Buzz!