I took a challenge from Jill Canillas Daley (@jcd118) to post seven book covers, one a day for seven days. No explanation, no reviews. I accepted a challenge to post covers of seven (good) books that I enjoy: no explanations, no reviews. Each time I post a cover I'll ask someone to take up… Read more Book Covers No Explanation Explanation
What are you reading, either professionally or personally? Why? If you aren’t reading, why not? Ah, today I like that third question. When I’m not reading, I like to be reminded of it. I like to be asked that question. It reminds me that a book is the ax for the frozen sea within me.… Read more Day 11 – #AprilBlogADay – Reading
Thanks to the #TeachersWrite Summer Writing Camp, I’m following Maria’s Mélange blog, so I noticed this “What are you Reading?” meme hosted by Sheila at Book Journey. And the children’s literature version, hosted by Jen and Kellee at Teach Mentor Texts. I thought I would give it a try today. This summer I decided to get serious about… Read more It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?
Artwork is one of the things I miss from my days of teaching primary grade students. Junior highers can do intricate and beautiful artwork, but there is something sweet and innocent about first grade art. Look at the care this little one went through to write this message on my placemat at the reading council… Read more First Grade Art