Comparing books to movies is a fantastic (and fun!) way for kids to enjoy reading. Over the summer why not pick out a few of these books for your kids to read, then watch the movie together and see how they are different? All of these are books listed below have corresponding movies that are either already out or are coming out this year in 2012. If you click on each link it will take you to the corresponding book/instant movie/DVD listed on Amazon for instant streaming! A few of them even have audio books and classroom guides too! Don’t forget that many of these titles are available at your local library too! Feel free to pin this and bookmark it for future reference!
The Complete Tales of Winnie the Pooh (ages 3-8) (book)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (ages 8-12) (book)
Dorothy of Oz (ages 10-15) (book)
the entire Harry Potter series (ages 9-12)