ASI Reading List

Welcome to Ambleside Schools International Reading List.
Here you will find resources in books, articles, videos, CD's and DVD's in many different genres and for all age groups.

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Title Author Description
Keep running, Allen!
Clyde Robert Bulla

The youngest in the family, Allen seems to be always running after his ever-active sister and brothers until he discovers the satisfaction of just being quiet and observing

The Carrot Seed
Ruth Krauss

This book teaches the patience and technique of planting a seed and helping it grow.

Old Mother West Wind
Thornton W. Burgess

It's been a century since readers first ventured into the Green Forest to encounter Reddy Fox, Grandfather Frog, Jimmy Skunk, and other winsome characters.

The Story about Ping
Marjorie Flack

Since 1933, The Story About Ping has captivated generations of readers, but never before has it been available in a mass-market paperback format.

Ask Mr. Bear
Marjorie Flack

Trying to find the perfect birthday present for his mother isn't easy for Danny. The hen offers eggs, the goose feathers and the sheep wool.

Boundaries With Kids
Dr. Henry Cloud, Dr. John Townsend

When to say Yes, when to say No; to help your children gain control of their lives. Boundaries with Kids by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr.

The Shelter of Each Other
Mary Pipher

Even more resonant today than at its original publication twelve years ago, The Shelter of Each Other traces the effects of our society’s “anti-family” way of life, where p

The Schools Our Children Deserve: Moving Beyond Traditional Classrooms and "Tougher Standards"
Alfie Kohn

In this “lively, provocative and well-researched book” (Theodore Sizer), AlTe Kohn builds a powerful argument against the “back to basics” philosophy of teaching and simpli

Punished by Rewards
Alfie Kohn

The basic strategy we use for raising children, teaching students, and managing workers can be summarized in six words: Do this and you'll get that.

No Contest: The Case Against Competition
Alfie Kohn

No Contest stands as the definitive critique of competition.