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wilderness adventure and ghost dogs

I recently tore through a terrific middle-grade novel, a crackling mixture of wilderness adventure, dry humor, and magical elements that captured my attention and fancy! 344 more words

Chapter/middle Grade

6 ways to inspire your child to read more often

As parents, I’m sure we’re all been there. We’re concerned about how little our children read, especially tweens and boys, and we want to find ways of developing their language skills. 575 more words

Children's Book


Are you frustrated with the lack of pleasure reading your tweens or teens are doing? Parents and teachers have all heard the excuses:

I have too much homework.

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Non Fiction

Reading Recommendations: LGBTQ, Mexican-American family groups

One of my greatest passions is reading and books. I love diving into a new book and my students frequently tease me for smelling my books before I read them. 530 more words

Middle School

Introducing The Readers Are Leaders Scholarship

James Babb started this Midland High School scholarship to benefit a former reluctant reader who now embraces the reading experience and the ability of a book to expand the student’s knowledge and imagination. 56 more words


There was only one thing I could do...

While I was teaching I had students who were perfectly capable of reading and were fluent readers… however, they were totally disengaged and had got out of the habit. 674 more words

Screaming King Harry

Working Like A Dog On The Next Book!

Dogs hold a special place in our hearts. As you can see, our dogs love being in the water!

While researching my other books for reluctant readers ( 99 more words