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Kindergarten - Nightmares!

For this project we discussed mixing red and blue to make purple! We read the book “There’s a Nightmare in my Closet” by Mercer Meyer and used organic and geometric shapes to draw the monster. 48 more words


For Adult-ish Readers

“As for Liza Lou, she skipped all

the way back home to her mother.

And from that day to this, no one has

ever seen hide nor hair of devils,

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Books to Celebrate Grandparents' Day

Grandparents’ Day is on Sunday, and we all know the special bonds that exist between children and their grandparents. To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of books that kids can read with grandma, grandpa, or both! 315 more words

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I Just Forgot by Mercer Mayer

I hear and say the phrase “I just forgot” all the time. What is funny about this book is even though the author does not say much about the characters, you can infer a lot about them.

Little Critter - Mercer Mayer

We have been reading the Little Critter series by Mercer Mayer. We love Little Critter! Here are some videos telling his stories, have your child watch them with you.

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Bubble Bubble - Mercer Mayer

Bubble Bubble has been one of my kids favorites.  I would say the best age for this book is as early as one years old and then again for early readers.   302 more words

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Professor Wormbog in Search for the Zipperump-a-Zoo - Mercer Mayer

Not to oversell this one, but it is seriously one of my all-time favorite books.  It’s been around long enough that it could have been a childhood favorite of mine, but I didn’t discover it until a few years ago.   374 more words

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