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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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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