The Brilliant Star Reading Project
Table Format

Project Coordinator: W. Huitt
Last revised: July 2006

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The following are links to lesson summaries in a table format.

Domain Title Author
Finances A Chair For My Mother Vera Williams
Work/Car A Day's Work Eve Bunting
Work/Car A Job For Jenny Archer Ellen Conford
Physical A Pocket for Corduroy Don Freeman
Finances A Quarter From The Tooth Fairy Caren Holtzman
Friends Abel & the Wolf Sergio Lairla
Perceiving Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Judith Viorst
Finances Alexander Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday Judith Viorst
MoralChar Always Tell The Truth Catherine  McCafferty
Con/Vol Amazing Grace Mary Hoffman
Aff/Emot Annie and the Old One Miska Miles
SocCulture Arctic Son Jean Craighead George
Aff/Emot Are You Grumpy, Santa? Greg & Evan Spiridellis
MoralChar A River Ran Wild Lynne Cherry
Finances Arthur's Funny Money Lillian Hoban
Work/Car Arthur's Pet Business Ellen Conford
Aff/Emot Baby Bat's Lullaby Jacquelyn Mitchard
Work/Car Bea and Mr. Jones Amy Schwarz
Con/Vol Believe in Yourself Emily Hutta
Spiritual Brother Eagle, Sister Sky Susan Jeffers
Aff/Emot Butterfly House Eve Bunting
Work/Car Caps for Sale Esphyr Slobodkina
Cog/Think Cecil's Garden Holly Keller
Finances Chicken Sunday Patricia Polacco
Work/Car Clifford Gets A Job Norman Bridwell
Physical Curious George Rides a Bike H. A. Rey
Aff/Emot Daisy Comes Home Jan Brett
Spiritual Designed By God So I Must Be Special Bonnie Sose
Spiritual Dog Heaven Cynthia  Rylant
Friends Don't Need Friends Carolyn Crimi
PersStyle Elmer David McKee
Friends Enemy Pie Chronicle Books LLC Staff
Aff/Emot Feelings Aliki
Perceiving Fish is Fish Leo Lionni
Finances Fly Away Home Eve  Bunting
Spiritual Follow the Drinking Gourd Jeanette Winter
SocCulture For Every Child, A Better World Jim Henson
SocCulture For the Love of Our Earth P.K. Hallinan
Friends Forgive and Forget Sheryl  Berk
Friends Franklin's New Friend Paulette  Bourgeois
PersStyle Frederick Leo Lionni
Physical Froggy Plays Soccer Jonathan London
Family Froggy's Day With Daddy Jonathan London
Friends Froggy's Sleepover Jonathan London
Con/Vol Give It Your All John Whitman
Aff/Emot Goldie Is Mad Margie Palatini
SocCulture Grandfather's Journey Allen Say
Physical Gregory, The Terrible Eater Mitchell Scharmat
Physical Growing Vegetable Soup Lois Ehlert
Aff/Emot How I Feel Silly Marcia  Leonard
SocCulture How My Parents Learned to Eat Ina R. Friedman
Family HUSH!  Minfong Ho
Aff/Emot I Feel Happy Marcia  Leonard
Aff/Emot I Feel Scared Marcia  Leonard
Aff/Emot I'm Gonna Like Me: Letting Off a Little Self-esteem Jamie Lee Curtis
Aff/Emot It's Hard To Be Five Jamie Lee Curtis
Friends It's Mine Leo Lionni
PersStyle t's Okay to be Different Todd Parr
Family It's You Daddy! John Wallace
Physical I Will Never Eat A Tomato Lauren Child
Family Julius, Baby of the World Kevin Henkes
MoralChar Just A Dream Chris Van Allsburg
Family Just Me and My Dad (Little Critter) Mercer Mayer
Family Just Me and My Mom (Little Critter) Mercer Mayer
Physical Katy and The Big Snow Virginia Lee Brown
Aff/Emot Kisses Nanda Roep
PersStyle Leo the Late Bloomer Robert Kraus
PersStyle Little Bird Catherine Stahlman
Con/Vol Little House Virginia Lee Burton
Family Love you Forever Robert Munsch
Physical Lunch At The Zoo Brenda Cartee Lee
Perceiving Magic School Bus: Explores The Senses Joanna Cole
Physical Magic School Bus: Inside The Human Body Joanna Cole
Friends May I Bring a Friend? Beatrice Schenk De Regniers
MoralChar Money Trouble Larry Dane  Brimmer
Finances Money Trouble Bill Cosby
Aff/Emot Mr. Peabody's Apples Madonna Ritchie
Physical Muncha! Muncha! Muncha! Candace Fleming
Work/Car My First Job Janie Spaht Gill
Aff/Emot My Lucky Day Keiko Kasza
Aff/Emot My Many Colored Days Dr. Seuss
Finances My Rows and Piles of Coins Tololwa M. Mollel
Family My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother Patricia Polacco
Spiritual My Spiritual Alphabet Book Holly Bea
Finances Paddy's Pay Day Alexandra Day
Perceiving Pancakes, Pancakes! Eric Carle
Moral/Char Pedrito's Day Luis Garay
Spiritual Prayer for a Child Rachel Field
Con/Vol Salt in his Shoes Deloris  Jordan
PersStyle Sassafras Audrey Penn
Perceiving Seven Blind Mice Ed Young
Work/Car Shaggy Dog and the Terrible Itch David  Bedford
Friends Sheep in a Jeep Kevin Henkes
Con/Volition Sheila Rae, The Brave
SocCulture Show Way Jacqueline Woodson
PersStyle "Slowly, Slowly, Slowly," said the Sloth Eric Carle
Cog/Think Snowmen At Night Caralyn Buehner
Family Spaghetti and Meatballs for All! Marilyn Burns
PersStyle Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon Patty Lovell
Physical Stephanie's Ponytail Robert Munsch
Family Sunshine Home Eve  Bunting
Cog/Think The Art Teacher from the Black Lagoon Mike Thaler
Physical The Berenstain Bears & Too Much Junk Food Stan & Jan Berenstain
Friends The Berenstain.Bears and Too Much Teasing Stan & Jan  Berenstain
MoralChar The Berenstain Bears Get the Gimmies Stan & Jan Berenstain
Work/Car The Berenstain Bears Lend a Helping Hand Stan & Jan  Berenstain
Finances The Berenstain Bears Trouble With Money Stan & Jan  Berenstain
Spiritual The Big Snow Berta & Elmer Hader
Perceiving The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Barbara Robinson
Friends The Bremen-town Musicians Ruth Belov-Gross
Cog/Think The Cafeteria Lady from the Black Lagoon Mike Thaler
Physical The Emperor's Egg Martin Jenkins
Friends The Giving Tree Shel Silverstein
SocCulture The Great Kapok Tree Lynn Cherry
MoralChar The Greedy Triangle Marilyn  Burns
Aff/Emot The Kissing Hand Audrey Penn
Physical The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush Tomie dePaola
Con/Vol The Little Engine That Could Watty Piper
Family The Memory String Eve  Bunting
PersStyle The Mixed-Up Chameleon Eric Carle
Perceiving The Music Teacher form the Black Lagoon Mike Thaler
Work/Car The Paperboy Dave Pilkey
Perceiving The Principal from the Black Lagoon Mike  Thaler
Perceiving The Rain Came Down David Shannon
Friends The Rainbow Fish Marcus Pfister
Family The Relatives Came Cynthia  Rylant
Work/Car The Song and Dance Man Karen Ackerman
Cog/Think The Story of Babar  Jean De Brunhoff 
Family The Stray Dog Marc Simont
Con/Vol The Talking Eggs Robert  San Souci
Perceiving The Teacher from the Black Lagoon Mike Thaler
Con/Vol The Tortoise and the Hare Janet Stevens
Perceiving The True Story of the Three Little Pigs Jon Scieszka
PersStyle The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle
Perceiving The Very Noisy Night Diana Hendry
Aff/Emot The Way I Feel Janan Cain
Perceiving The Wreck of the Zephyr Chris Van Allsburg
Cog/Think Tillie and the wall Leo Lionni
Work/Car Tops & Bottoms Janet Stevens
Con/Vol Try, Try Again Nancy Parent
Friends Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving Dav Pilkey
Spiritual Verdi Janell Cannon
PersStyle We Are All Alike; We Are All Different

Cheltenham E.S. Kindergartners

Aff/Emot We Share Everything Robert Munsch
Cog/Think Wemberly Worried Kevin Henkes
SocCulture Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky Elphinstone Dayrell
Spiritual You are Special Max Lucado
Friends You Can Count on Me Jamie Simons