The First Days of School: What...

Sep 8, 2014 by

Every year, in the first days of school, there are books I read to my new students because they unite us and set the tone for what...

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A Letter of Gratitude to Kate ...

Apr 17, 2014 by

Dear Kate DiCamillo, The week before last, I was home sick for three days. Most of it was spent in a haze of fever-induced sleep,...

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A Read Aloud Celebration in Ho...

Mar 10, 2014 by

Last Wednesday was World Read Aloud Day, and our class celebrated the whole day! Now, it’s important to note that every day is...

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One Teacher’s Reading Li...

Mar 9, 2014 by

During the day, my reading life centers on this library- our 3E classroom library. This past fall, when we were talking about 1,000...

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Week #2 (Part 2) – WRAD ...

Feb 23, 2014 by

On Tuesday, my students and I settled at the rug to share the book Ish by Peter H. Reynolds, and we delighted in the...

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Week #2 (Part 1) – WRAD ...

Feb 23, 2014 by

It’s week #2 of the WRAD Blogging Challenge, and this week’s prompt is a series of questions to be answered by both the...

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WRAD Blogging Challenge –...

Feb 15, 2014 by

LitWorld has launched a blogging challenge to spread the word about World Read Aloud Day. The theme is “Raising Our...

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