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Top Ten Tuesday - Top 10 Good-Bye Gift Books for Teachers and Colleagues

As our school year draws to a close, there may be staff members who are moving to other schools, retiring or going on leave. ¬†Gifting your colleague with a special book is a meaningful way to say “Thank you” and “You have made a difference”. ¬† 740 more words

New Books

Just Plain Fancy--Patricia Polacco part 7

I haven’t shared about Patricia Polacco’s books in awhile–not because I’ve given up on them, but because I just haven’t brought any home for awhile. I had my big book bag ready to go for the long Easter weekend and forgot all about it! 349 more words

Children's Books

Patricia Polacco part 6

I have really grown to love Patricia Polacco’s books. They are filled with her gorgeous illustrations and even the sad stories find a way to warm your heart. 294 more words

Children's Books

Class Project

I am currently in the midst of an insanely crazy semester as I try to knock out my remaining 3 reading endorsement classes in one fell swoop. 473 more words

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Irish Lace and a good yarn

When I was a little girl, my grandmother taught me how to crochet. I was fascinated by the fact that a few simple movements of a hook could create stylish clothes, beautiful lace and a variety of other things. 119 more words

Holidays

Patricia Polacco part 5

I have three more Polacco books to tell you about tonight, I meant for there to be 4 but I grabbed one by a different author right beside my Polacco collection. 483 more words

Children's Books

Author Recommendation: Patricia Polacco

Hi, I’m going to make an author recommendation this time! The author I’m recommending is a children’s author, Patricia Polacco. Just so you know, the reason I’m recommending her and not just reviewing one of her books is because I can’t pick one, they’re all so great! 461 more words

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