The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt

Check out this resource using the permalink from NoveList K- 8.

(You will need to be in a GSSD school for the link to work.)

crayonsFrom NoveList:  When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.

This book addresses stereotypes and would be useful as a read aloud to older students as well.