And just like that, another school year begins! I can’t believe we are already in week three of the new year. I tend not to work on too many “projects” so early in the year, preferring to give the children time to get comfortable in our space, explore, and make connections with classmates and staff. 1,023 more words
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I haven’t taken a poll, but I’m pretty sure Shel Silverstein is still widely understood to be a straight-up genius; I don’t think his work is in any danger of being undeservedly neglected for the foreseeable future. 639 more words
Consider this colorful picture book for your first days of school…for all ages and grades.
Yellows, Blues, and Reds live peacefully in a city, until one day, a Red declares, “Reds are the best!” The whole community is thrust into chaos — so much so that the three color groups must live apart, forming segregated neighborhoods. 148 more words