Online Storytime with Kristin Hall

Event date: 
Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

 

Join us every Thursday and Saturday for a special online Hicklebee's Storytime, led by our own Kristin Hall. We will be going live on Facebook at 4pm.

Todays book is The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Recess Queen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780439206372
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - February 1st, 2002

A fresh & original twist on the common issue of bullying. Kids will relate, & parents & teachers will appreciate the story's deft handling of conflict resolution (which happens w/o adult intervention)

Mean Jean was Recess Queen
and nobody said any different.
Nobody swung until Mean Jean swung.
Nobody kicked until Mean Jean kicked.
Nobody bounced until Mean Jean bounced.
If kids ever crossed her, she'd push 'em and smoosh 'em
lollapaloosh 'em, hammer 'em, slammer 'em
kitz and kajammer 'em.
Until a new kid came to school!
With her irrepressible spirit, the new girl dethrones the reigning recess bully by becoming her friend in this infectious playground romp.