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Book Buddies Review: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Rating
First impression: Ehhhh I don’t know about this one
Last impression: Wow, what a pleasant surprise… 1,362 more words

2014

Book Buddies Review: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

This month I’m partnering up with Lauren from bookmarklit for Book Buddies, an every-other month feature where Lauren and I will choose a themed read to buddy read and then get together and discuss the things that stand out! 1,375 more words

Books

Buddies!

Today, our class met with our fourth grade buddies for the very first time! After all the children were paired up and introduced, they each found a cozy place to sit and read a few good books to one another. 89 more words

Weekly News

Read for the Record

On October 21, North Branch joined millions across the country for Jumpstart’s Read for the Record. The national event celebrates literacy by attempting to set a new world record each year for the most people reading the same book on the same day. 53 more words

Book Buddies

Introducing: Book Buddies!

After expressing an interest in finding a “reading buddy,” I had quite a few people apply to join me! It was a hard decision because I really wanted to partner with everyone, but I knew I would be taking on too much. 417 more words

2014

Book Buddies begins

A favorite activity at North Branch is the Book Buddy program that takes place every Tuesday. Excited voices fill the school as pairs consisting of an older child and younger child settle in for reading time. 159 more words

Academics

Reading to cats

A few weeks back, Stephen Fry had a discussion on reading out a book out loud. Either to yourself, or to a gathered group.

Books