At the Beach by
Anne F. Rockwell.
Simple text about a day at the beach.
Goes to the Beach by Margret Rey.
This popular monkey spends a day at the beach in typical
Curious George style.
A Day at the
Beach by Mircea Vasiliu.
A family spends a full day at the beach, drinking in the
sights and sounds.
Explorers: Shells by Jennifer Coldrey.
Best used as a reference book with lots of information
A House for Hermit
Crab by Eric Carle.
Hermit Crab keeps outgrowing his shell and must move on
to a bigger one. Told wonderfully in classic Eric Carle
and Me by Mercer Mayer.
Little Critter spends a wonderful day at the beach with
Look What I Did
With a Shell! by Morteza E. Sohi.
Good craft ideas to be done with shells.
Beach Towel by Petra Mathers.
Lottie receives a new beach towel and realizes it has
more uses than just laying it out on the beach!
Ellen J. Prager.
A National Geographic Society book which presents good
information and answers questions about where sand comes
Sand Castle by
Shannon Brenda Yee.
A little girl and a group of new friends create a sand
castle. At the end of the day they make the
decision to knock it down a fun style!
Sea, Sand, Me! by
A little girl spends a fun filled day at the beach.
Book by Charlotte Zolotow.
A mother describes the beach to a son who has never seen
the Seashore by Robert Noreika.
A young girl collects shells for her grandmother.
Children can learn about different types of shells and
use a chart for identification.
Crabs, and Sea Stars by Christiane Kump Tibbitts.
Presents information on a variety of objects which can
be found at the beach.