Amazing Annabelle – May Celebrations

Amazing Annabelle – May Celebrations


Mrs. Mitchell’s class is preparing for a Fiesta as they study about Mexican culture and traditions. Annabelle and Jamal were paired together as they practiced the Mexican Hat Dance during Drama Club. A rumor started circulating about Annabelle and Jamal and they both noticed a lot of snickering and laughing as they looked at other students. Annabelle finally learns the truth from Kaitlyn and becomes very upset. She confronts Julia and gets to the bottom of things.

This book teaches kids that rumors and lies can be very hurtful to others, and what you may think is funny may not be funny to someone else. Apology is always the best policy.

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Product ID: 16565ISBN: 9781947829084.


Grade 2-6 | Fiction | ISBN: 978-1-94782-908-4 | Lexile: 870 | GRL: S | English

Amazing Annabelle May Celebrations:


  • Inspires readers with real-life dilemmas and issues that many young people face today
  • Motivates students to respond positively to adversity and uncertainty
  • Engages students of diverse cultures to achieve their own goals in life

Key features:

  • Student worksheets with individual and group activities to support social-emotional learning
  • Social-emotional learning Teacher’s Guide with lesson strategies and answer keys to support classroom instruction
  • Glossaries to build student vocabulary

About the Author: 

Linda taps into her 25 years as a schoolteacher to write books that inspire students to acknowledge their feelings and work together to solve problems. Throughout her career as a teacher and more recently as an author, Linda has been passionate about nurturing children and giving them the skills to be the best they can be.


“Amazing Annabelle is truly an amazing character! She possesses personality traits that we can all strive for: self-confidence, perseverance, compassion, endurance and problem solving. She has such a wonderful outlook on life and finds the positive in any situation. What a great role model! This is a great character education story that can be read across the elementary grade levels. While reading the story, I was able to bring Annabelle to life in my mind. The illustrations are fabulous! I look forward to reading all of her adventures. Such a wonderful gift of storytelling. Well done!”

—Pam Doughty, Teacher

“The rich vocabulary…. enhances the text. It challenges the reader and allows the reader to naturally develop their vocabulary. Readers can easily relate to the characters in the story and will eagerly await the next book in the Amazing Annabelle series.”

—Nancy Woodward, Reading Specialist

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