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Any Questions?

Yesterday, we ran out of time to do our afternoon picture book read aloud. But . . . I had already showed the trailer for… 393 more words

Great Read Alouds

Same or Different?

I am excited to participate in Picture Book Month - thanks to Jen at Teach Mentor Texts for alerting me to this celebration! I am hoping to share a picture book title every day or every few days via this blog and twitter using the hashtag… 428 more words

Picture Books

Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday: A focus on Steve Jenkins titles

Steve Jenkins is royalty in the nonfiction picture book world as far as I am concerned. A leader, an inspiration, a sure thing. Does anyone own a Steve Jenkins title that they don’t adore? 882 more words

Great Read Alouds

Benjamin and Bumper to the Rescue, by Molly Coxe

Many thanks to Amélie of Amélie’s Bookshelf for recommending this terrific book.  It provided a great opportunity to talk to my kindergarten students about authors and illustrators and whether illustrators always had to draw or paint the pictures to a book.  188 more words

Picture Books