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Tuesday, September 20th

Learning Experience: Big Books Presentation

  1. Read-Alouds: Tristian Johnson and Kyerra Williams
  2. Big Books Presentation
  3. Multiple Intelligence Survey

I liked being able to finally present our Big Book. 277 more words

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Monday, September 19th

Quote of the Week: Mark Twain

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”

– Mark Twain

I think Twain’s quote is an optimistic way to begin any week – by reminding yourself that kindness is something everyone has the power to spread.

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Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story by Nora Raleigh Baskin

September 11 was a week ago yesterday and like most people around the country, I remembered that day, fifteen years ago.  Where I was.  How I felt.   461 more words

Book Reviews

Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

Crenshaw was released in 2015 and many of my book friends highly recommended it out of the gate.  My (then) fourth grader read it last fall and loved it.   189 more words

Book Reviews

Wordless Books to Read to Children

Each month in our Exploratorium™, we feature a different genre of Children’s Literature. For the month of September, we have been investigating Wordless Books!


Children Book Recommendations

Friday, September 16th

Learning Experience: Big Book Finalization

  1. Read-Alouds: Marlon Stukes and Naomi Tellez-Duran
  2. Read-Aloud Sign-Ups
  3. Big Books

Our Big Book is nearly ready for presentation. I am very proud of my group members for all the work they have put into the book – there’s a special sense of accomplishment that accompanies outcome-based assignments such as this one. 479 more words

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Wednesday, September 14th

Learning Experience: Styles of Learning

  1. Read-Alouds: Caitlin Sanderson and Brittany Sorenson
  2. Learning Styles Pyramid Activity
  3. Big Books

I enjoyed the discussion on the styles of learning today in class. 626 more words

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