Tilly and the Wall – Leo Lionni

Tilly the field mouse wonders about the wall and what is on the other side.  She looks for ways to find out.  Can she break through the wall?  Can she climb it?  Finally, she finds a way and meets the mice on the other side.  Delighted they come with her to meet her friends and the mice on both sides of the wall live happily visiting each other.
Mia Wallace (left) and Olive (right)

Rating ✓ #1 (Highly Recommended) #2 #3 #4 (Not acceptable)

Interest Level: 1-3 Reading Level: 2

Curriculum Area: Language Arts

Themes/Topics: discovery, curiousity, imagination, crossing boundaries

This book would be suitable for ✓ Lit Circles ✓ Kit Materials

✓ Read-Aloud (Gr.) 1-3

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