A Year of Reading
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Friday, October 20, 2017
Poetry Friday -- WonderFALL
WonderFALL by Michael Hall Greenwillow, 2016 Brightly colored trees? Check. Clear blue skies and comfortable temperatures? Check. ...
Monday, October 16, 2017
New Books from Weekend with The Literacy Connection Part 2
Of course Beth from Selections Books had SOOOO many books that were new-to-me. I try to keep up with new books and I count on Beth to share...
Sunday, October 15, 2017
New Books from Weekend with Literacy Connection Part 1
We had a great weekend with Pam Allyn at our Fall Literacy Connection event. More on that in another blog post. But when you are around so ...
Friday, October 13, 2017
Poetry Friday -- Walt Whitman
Unsplash photo by Echo Grid First this: Poetry Ruined My Life From the essay: I still have the Leaves of Grass that dad gave m...
Thursday, October 12, 2017
There's that one thing that you did that one year and it was magical, so you decided you would do that same thing every year in exa...
Friday, October 06, 2017
Poetry Friday -- The Three Goals
Photo from Unsplash by Jeremy Thomas The Three Goals by David Budbill The first goal is to see the thing in itself in and for itsel...
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Best Recent Picture Books
Baabwaa & Wooliam: A Tale of Literacy, Dental Hygiene, and Friendship by David Elliott illustrated by Melissa Sweet If the auth...
Friday, September 29, 2017
Poetry Friday -- Casting for Recovery
Ode to Bluegills Though you are small, you are mighty, fighting like a fish ten times your size. You make us cheer and call f...
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Did you ever have one of those days?
Unsplash photo by Adrian Did you ever have one of those days? A night of your soul so dark that you couldn't see around the next cu...
Monday, September 25, 2017
A Visit from Mr. Schu!!!
If you read my tweets last Thursday, you know how magical it was to have Mr. Schu visit our school. We were so lucky to have him and w...
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