So in honor of National Library Week, I’m going to repost a bit of a previous entry about my love of books. Believe it or not this obsession with books even outweighs my obsession with all manner of horror films. 868 more words
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by Jim Lang
We have a book exchange going on in Room B105.
For the last few weeks I have been unable to keep certain novels on my classroom shelves. 911 more words
I was recently asked to do a talk at a Rotary meeting on the topic of literacy. I felt honoured, and decided to talk about the effect of the internet on literacy, especially the changes occurring with youth in their communication online, and even offline. 1,813 more words
“That’s why I think all kids should be put into cages until they turn 21,” Rico said, as we waited at the intersection for the light to turn green. 2,072 more words