A Year of Reading
Two teachers who read. A lot.
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Circle by Jeannie Baker
I have been a fan of Jeannie Baker's wordless picture books since the beginning of my wordless ...
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Gift of a Writing Retreat
I just came back from a Choice Literacy Writing Retreat. I am always amazed at the whole idea of a ...
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Poetry Friday -- Homesick
Flickr Creative Commons Photo by SB HOMESICK The pears on the kitchen counter are probabl...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
My Online Reading
My online reading has had a lot of variety lately! Maybe because it's summer and I have time to read things I might not ty...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Young Adult Books on my TBR Stack
I don't have a lot of time to read Young Adult fiction but it is my absolute favorite! So this...
Monday, June 20, 2016
Making the World More Beautiful
I have always loved the book Wanda's Roses. I love Pat Brisson but I love the message of a litt...
Friday, June 17, 2016
Poetry Friday by the lake at dusk
ripples nudge the shoreline chuckling ©Mary Lee Hahn, 2016 Carol has the...
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Connecting With Other Writers in this Digital Age
I have been doing a lot of thinking over the last several years about how digital tools have change...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Books We Recommend
At the end of the year, my 3rd graders created a Google Slideshow of books they recommended to classmates for Summer Reading as well as fo...
Sunday, June 12, 2016
An Important Conversation Around Censorship
" We don’t serve only our own children. We don’t serve the children of 1950. We don’t serve the children of some imaginary land where...
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