Category Archives: Reading

Book Review – The Chicken Squad: Dark Shadows

The Chicken Squad – Dark Shadows: Yes, Another Misadventure by Doreen Cronin Love this series for beginning readers by Doreen Cronin. Perfect for 2nd – 4th graders. Follows a group of chickens as they solve mysteries. Dark Shadows is the … Continue reading

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Books that might make your classroom (and the world) more beautiful! #backtoschool #readalouds

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Columbia, SC Summer Reading Programs!

New post I wrote about summer reading for the Columbia SC Mom Blog! Check it out! VBF

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What I’m Thinking About – Part 3 – Bubbles

So, first I wrote about leveling the library and then I wrote about the purpose of games and the Makerspace in the library. Now, I want to write about bubbles. Specifically, keeping children in them. But, before I do that…let’s … Continue reading

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What I am thinking about – Part 1 – Leveling the Library

Hello readers! The school year is winding down (or actually, it feels like it is busier than ever…so really we are winding up, but that’s school life for you) and I’ve started thinking a lot about next school year.  Thinking … Continue reading

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It is August 10…do you know what that means? It is time for Picture Book 10 for 10 (#pb10for10)! Each year, Picture Book 10 for 10 is hosted by Cathy Mere and Mandy Robek…it’s basically a bunch of educators sharing … Continue reading

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#summerthrowdown – Year 3!

So, you know I love a challenge, right? I’ve participated in #nerdcott (read ’em all). I love #bookaday. And, it isn’t too late to get on board with #summerthrowdown! Maybe you’ll join me? Here’s a blog post with all the … Continue reading

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