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Onion satire skewers storytelling standards

I love The Onion.

This showcase for sparkling satire and perfect parody is high-fiber fun. In other words, good for you and tasty! Best of all, these tales don’t give me bad breath. 99 more words


Book review: Rappy the Raptor, by Dan Gutman, illustrated by Tim Bowers

Gutman, Dan. Illustrated by Tim Bowers. Rappy the Raptor. HarperCollins, 2015. $17.99. ISBN 978-0-06-229180-6. Unp. Ages 4-8. P8/Q8

This is a funny story about a raptor dinosaur who raps all the time. 116 more words

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Celebrate: Boundless Reading

This week we ventured into Wonderopolis. I can confidently say Wonderopolis is my students’ new favorite thing. It keeps them still when the bell rings for recess. 268 more words

Willie and Me: A Baseball Card Adventure, by Dan Gutman

Know any kids who are reluctant readers and who are also baseball fans? Look no further than the Baseball Card Adventure Series by Dan Gutman. I just read  530 more words

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Dr. Nicholas is Ridiculous (My Weirder School #8) by Dan Gutman

I actually read the first chapter or so of about 5 of these (well, a few were from the original series “My Weird School,” but they seemed to read just the same?) before choosing to read this one all the way through. ¬† 294 more words

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