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Books for Back to School: Start the week of right! - Part 1

One of the things I have missed the most about being on leave from teaching is that first week of school. It is so incredibly exciting. 696 more words

Reading & Books

Losing my Voice to the West of the Moon

West of the Moon by Margi Preus is the most spellbinding book I’ve read aloud since Harry Potter, and – obviously – that’s saying something big. 416 more words

Monday March 9th, 2015

It’s Monday! What are you reading?

I have been sharing a reading photo of the week each week. These are three of my girls pretending to be bored after they read… 518 more words

Picture Books

Monday March 2nd, 2015

It’s Monday! What are you reading?

I have been sharing a reading photo of the week each week. I loved how intently these two boys shared favourite aspects of their picture books. 417 more words

Picture Books

The Best Gift Ever . . .

My daughter is a good soul.  She is happy, kind, loving, beautiful, smart, and basically the sweetest girl to have ever graced this Earth. – I may be a bit biased.   680 more words

Picture Books

My First Writers' Retreat (SCBWI)

Being a stay-at-home mom does something to you, both good and bad.  The good is that you own your own time again.  You’re in charge of what you do and when you do it- well, you and your kids.   1,229 more words

Picture Books

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