Social Development Theme of the Month

Social Development

The Social Development theme for
the months of September and October is:


Below are a few book selections in which the Social Development theme is represented. The various books are suitable for many DRES students across many grade levels. Reading books in which this theme is highlighted helps support our students as individuals as well as inform them as to the important role they play in the DRES school community among their peers. Furthermore, reading books in common surrounding a similar theme helps to develop and create bonds within the DRES community together as a whole.

Popular Books Themed


Swimmy by Leo Lionni

The Crayon Box that Talked by Shane Derolf

Stone Soup by Marcia Brown

Some Friends to Feed: The Story of Stone Soup by Pete Seeger

The Giant Jam Sandwich by John Vernon Lord

The Way Back Home by Oliver Jeffers

The Biggest Snowman Ever by Steven Kroll

Frederick by Leo Lionni

The Great Fuzz Frenzy by Janet Stevens

Just My Friend and Me by Mercer Mayer

Ladybug’s Birthday by Steve Metzger

The Little Red Hen by Byron Barton

Six Crows by Leo Lionni

Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman

Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester L. Laminack

I Can Cooperate! By David Parker

Cook-a-Doodle-Doo by Janet Stevens

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin