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Why Summer Reading Matters for School Age Children

It is not too late this summer to begin a good book!

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Pleasant Surprise …

As I mark the days until the end of summer, I am also finishing up my summer reading.  As I finished the last of my summer reading for school, I received … Continue reading

August 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

A New Arrival for Dr. Seuss

One of the first books that I ever read was by Dr. Seuss. I have always enjoyed the whimsical world that he created; so much so I bet I have read each of his … Continue reading

July 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

MORE Summer Reads for Teacher Professional Development

Here we are in early July, and we have already come to the midway point in the summer. I hope you’ve had an opportunity to (re)energize yourself — spending time … Continue reading

July 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Follow The Post-Its

Check out some great recommendations of books to read during the summer. And while taking note of these great titles, follow the post-its. tlb   Source Source

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gearing Up for Summer

  Whether you are a parent or teacher, this is the time of year when we all start compiling our summer reading lists. A fan of many genres of literature, I … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stop the Free-Fall: Why is Literacy Education Important?

Why is literacy education so important to the future success of billions of young children? It is important because after 3rd grade, the likelihood that a student who is below … Continue reading

August 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Great Teachers Can Break Through Any Barrier

A picture is worth 1000 words. This safe has been through a lot. What do you think is its story? If I had to tell its story, I’d say it … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment