•  This page is designated for anyone in search of picture books, chapter books, or continuing education books relating to the topic of SEL for grades Pre K-3.  Thank you to the entire TBS and WHS Staff, especially Mrs. Romano and Mrs. Zanardi (Library Media Specialists), for taking on this huge task. 

    Please click on the resource below.  This is an on-going list that will grow over time.  Keep checking for new additions.  Enjoy!!! 


    SEL On-going Book List


    Social Awareness and Relationship Skills

    • I Want a Friend by Tony Ross
    • Millie Fierce by Jane Manning 
    • Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes 
    • The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill
    • Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun by Maria Dismondy 
    • The Juice Box Bully by Bob Somson and Maria Dismondy 
    • Because Amelia Smiled by David Ezra Stein 
    • Berenstain Bears Show Some Respect by Jan and Mike Berenstain
    • The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein 
    • Do Unto Otters:  A Book About Manners by Laurie Keller 
    • How Do I Stand in your Shoes by Susan DeBell
    • Just Because: Where Another Point of View Makes a Better You! by Amber Housey 
    • The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig 
    • Making Friends is an Art by Julia Cook 
    • Share and Take Turns by Cheri J. Meiners
    • Respect and Take Care of Things by Cheri J. Meiners
    • Be Polite and Kind by Cheri J. Meiners
    • Reach Out and Give by Cheri J. Meiners
    • Be Honest and Tell the Truth by Cheri J. Meiners
    • Understand and Care by Cheri J. Meiners 
    • Listen and Learn by Cheri J. Meiners 
    • The Sneetches by Dr. Seuss

    Responsible Decision-Making 

    • The Garden in my Mind:  Growing through Positive Choices by Stephanie McCumbee
    • Spacing Out: Discovering the Importance of Completing Tasks by Stephanie McCumbee
    • Curious George by H.A. Rey
    • But It's Not My Fault (Responsible Me) by Julia Cook 
    • The Berenstain Bears and the Blame Game by Stan and Jan Berenstain
    • My Choices Make me Who I Am by Mutiya and David Vision 
    • What If Everybody Did that by Ellen Javernick 
    • Horton Hatches an Egg by Dr. Seuss
    • Horton Hears a Who by Dr. Seuss