I Need My Monster
I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll
This monster book, along with Where the Wild Things Are , Leonardo the Terrible Monster, and When a Monster is Born, are part of the Reflection theme of the first nine weeks. Children get to learn more about themselves as they read about Max, making a wrong choice with his mother, and imagining a land where he is the king of all monsters. With Leonardo, the students learn about making a choice to be a friend. After reading about Ethan, in I Need My Monster, children learn about growing up. The outrageous tale in When a Monster is Born, provides children with a world of possibilities.