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Pumpkin Soup, "Stir the Pot"

Pumpkin Soup

Whether our kids are working on Engaged Learning Units (ELUs), cooperative learning, or finding their place in our family units, they are constantly being asked to work together with others.  725 more words


You Read What?: The Winner's Curse

Book: The Winner’s Curse. Author: Marie Rutkoski. Release Date: March 4th 2014.

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux (Macmillan). Type: Series

Winning what you want may cost you everything you love.

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Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama

I’ve been putting off reviewing Monstrous Beauty for a while because a lot of other blog reviews I’ve read have absolutely raved about it, whereas I can’t quite pinpoint why I felt such a disconnect. 967 more words


Book review: Kelsey Green, Reading Queen

Mills, Claudia. Kelsey Green, Reading Queen. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2013. $15.99. ISBN 978-0-374-37485- 3. 122 pgs. Ages 7-10. P8Q8.

This was a fun and easy read about a trio of girlfriends who each has a special talent – reading, running and math. 188 more words

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