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The joys of non-fiction

So tonight we took a break from Stig of the Dump and looked through each and every page of Toby’s kid’s atlas.

Not all kids like stories, and in our efforts to be “good parents” we can push fiction down our kids’ throats and forget that there is just as much literacy value in factual books. 187 more words

Issue #2: There is a Pond Behind my Parents’ House, Ellyn Touchette

When I was born, it was a river,
so built a dam. Rocks and sticks,
stacked and mud-mortared
until the stream did not move.

This is how a living thing becomes… 196 more words

Visiting The China Museum!

We went to the China Museum at Coalport today as part of our topic about inventions. We dressed up as children from Victorian Britain who worked at the Museum. 12 more words

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WORLD READ ALOUD DAY

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WORLD READ ALOUD DAY

THE FIRST WEDNESDAY IN MARCH

Take some time today to read for yourself or with friends or with your children.  Take your children to the library and apply for their own Library Card.  163 more words

Family

Uncovering The Sherlockian Atlas

“Let’s see if he can figure out which way to go”, chuckled Steve behind me, as I emerged from the stairwell and tried to walk into a cupboard. 1,636 more words

Grade 7 Geography Curriculum (2013): Text version

Here’s a link to the 2013 Grade 7 Geography Curriculum, but I’ve pulled out just the grade 7 section, in text format, for those of you who prefer a digital copy or like to copy and paste. 4,153 more words

Geography

Geographic Information System (GIS) Support needed for Virginia Contracting Activity

Solicitation Number: 105-0053-15-Z

Response Date: Mar 13, 2015 5:00 pm Central

Contact: Gary F Markham, Contracting Officer

Email: gary.markham@msic.dia.mil

Phone: 256-313-7621

Place of Performance: … 179 more words

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