The Messy Room Book Store – I Can’t Find My Whatchamacallit by Julia Cook

I Can’t Find My Whatchamacallit by Julia Cook with Illustrations by Michelle Hazelwood Hyde

Teach Kids How to be Organized and Not Lose Their Things

Cletus and Bocephus are cousins, yet they are nothing alike. Extremely creative Cletus, can’t find anything in his room. He is constantly losing things and is very disorganized and messy. Bocephus, on the other hand, is the most organized, uptight person on the planet. If Bocephus ever misplaces anything… he totally freaks out! After Cletus mom refuses to let him play with Bocephus until his room is cleaned, Bocephus steps in to help out his disorganized cousin.

“Cletus… There’s a home for everything. Every whatchamacallit has its spot. Let’s sort through your stuff and put it where it goes. I’m organized… Cletus you’re not!”

This storybook is the first in the “Functioning Executive” book series. It highlights the importance of being organized in a creative, applicable way. It also spotlights the unique differences and strengths that live in all of us. This book will help teach children to understand, develop, and apply organization a vital executive function skill. Children who possess effective organizational skills can learn to manage not only daily responsibilities, but can also learn how to effectively plan ahead.

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A Couple of Reviews To Help You Choose


Michelle 5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!

Great book! Julia Cook has excellent lessons for children in all her books……great for the home and classroom


Rosie B. 5.0 out of 5 stars Cute and informative. Written so any young child would be able to understand!

Very cute and a easy read. And written so our young first grader was able to identify with the book.

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