Author Archives: Valerie Byrd Fort

About Valerie Byrd Fort

I am a Teacher Librarian in South Carolina. I love kids, yoga, gadgets, dogs, food, books and technology. This is my blog about those things.

#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 1.26.15

What Are You Reading? was first hosted by Sheila at Book Journeys. If you’d rather follow folks who are reading books for grown ups, you should follow her Monday meme. I am  participating in the kidlit version of this meme (although sometimes I actually … Continue reading

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Week 21

Short week! Thank you, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! 5th grade Media Technology students worked through lessons 2 and 3 of Digital Passport (Privacy and Cyber-bullying). South Carolina Picture Book Award Lessons were centered around Exclamation Mark by Amy Krouse … Continue reading

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SNOW Story Time Theme

I have a love/hate relationship with snow. I’m not going to deny that snow days aren’t fun and a nice unexpected break, but I do love to stick to my regular schedule and when I get thrown off of it … Continue reading

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Week 20

Week 20! I kicked off my “Book Award Blitz” lessons with K – 2 and reminded all 3 – 5 students about the book award program. In South Carolina, we vote for our favorite book award nominee at the end … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 1.19.15

What Are You Reading? was first hosted by Sheila at Book Journeys. If you’d rather follow folks who are reading books for grown ups, you should follow her Monday meme. I am  participating in the kidlit version of this meme (although sometimes I actually … Continue reading

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#imwayr It’s Monday! What are you reading?! 1.12.15

What Are You Reading? was first hosted by Sheila at Book Journeys. If you’d rather follow folks who are reading books for grown ups, you should follow her Monday meme. I am  participating in the kidlit version of this meme (although sometimes I actually … Continue reading

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Week 19

Happy New Year! Week 19 was a short week that felt like a really long week. I’m not sure how that happens… We were off on Monday, so that day was spent on the couch with my dogs for one … Continue reading

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