Book Love and Loving Books

So we read Penny Kittle’s “Book Love” chapters eight and nine this week. I really wanted to share 4 things that I found in these chapters that I liked… 1.┬áBig Idea Books: Big idea books connect the readers with books

Book Love and Loving Books

So we read Penny Kittle’s “Book Love” chapters eight and nine this week. I really wanted to share 4 things that I found in these chapters that I liked… 1.┬áBig Idea Books: Big idea books connect the readers with books

Summer Reading is Almost Here!

In 2 weeks school will be over, and everyone knows what that means…summer reading! I am excited to actually be able to find time to read this summer. The last few years, I have worked 6 days a week in

Summer Reading is Almost Here!

In 2 weeks school will be over, and everyone knows what that means…summer reading! I am excited to actually be able to find time to read this summer. The last few years, I have worked 6 days a week in

Raising Readers

We read several articles this week about motivation and getting students reading. Building readers is the most important thing in English Education. Something I found the most interesting in the readings was the 6 Simple Ideas to Get Kids to

Raising Readers

We read several articles this week about motivation and getting students reading. Building readers is the most important thing in English Education. Something I found the most interesting in the readings was the 6 Simple Ideas to Get Kids to

YALSA

So last week I took a look at the YALSA website. I loved all of the book lists and award lists on their website. There are some great resources for teachers, parents, and students. I liked the award lists the

YALSA

So last week I took a look at the YALSA website. I loved all of the book lists and award lists on their website. There are some great resources for teachers, parents, and students. I liked the award lists the

#TeenReadingIssues

So we explored the internet this week about teens, reading, and how they use social media. I found some great social media sites and ways to use them to create your TBR list or a library, even to connect with

#TeenReadingIssues

So we explored the internet this week about teens, reading, and how they use social media. I found some great social media sites and ways to use them to create your TBR list or a library, even to connect with

Read Aloud the Passion

I loved the readings this week about the idea of read alouds. Read alouds are a great idea and do so much. To be honest, I would love it if I could teach with a ton of read alouds. My

Read Aloud the Passion

I loved the readings this week about the idea of read alouds. Read alouds are a great idea and do so much. To be honest, I would love it if I could teach with a ton of read alouds. My

The Nonfiction Book That Captured The Fantasy Fiction Reader

So many of you have been asking about the book I have been reading. It is a nonfiction book that got even the most avid fantasy fiction reader interested, in my opinion a wonderful feat. I haven’t been neglecting your

The Nonfiction Book That Captured The Fantasy Fiction Reader

So many of you have been asking about the book I have been reading. It is a nonfiction book that got even the most avid fantasy fiction reader interested, in my opinion a wonderful feat. I haven’t been neglecting your