Today I Feel Silly & Other Moods That Make My Day by Jaime Lee Curtis, 1998, Joanna Cotler Books (Harper Collins Publishers)
Today I Feel Silly & Other Moods That Make My Day by Jaime Lee Curtis and illustrated by Laura Cornell is a funny, teachable book about a little girl and all the feelings she is having. This is about a little girl who really knows how she is feeling all the time. She feels all the emotions and relates each of her emotions to a particular part of each day. This is such an important book because seeing the little girls ups and downs will really help young readers gain a greater understanding of their own emotions and how to properly feel them. This book is also told with a fun and catchy rhythm that will keep youngsters attention. This book as well as the other Curtis/Cornell books have received a ton of recognition over the years. They are all books that teach important aspects of life to young children. They teach themes that some adults even need to improve upon in their own lives. Everyone is learning from these books. This is great read for everyone as it is relevant and pertinent to all people’s lives. This book is especially targeted to kids around the ages of 4-8.
- Teaching guide (Harper Collins)
- Read-aloud of the book (Youtube)
- If you liked Today I Feel Silly, check out the other Jaime Lee Curtis books! They are all fantastic and teach young readers great values