Month: June 2017

Feature Book: “Velma Gratch and the Way Cool Butterfly”

I absolutely loved this book! I loved the cover, the illustrations, the story line, and the main character, Velma Gratch. It, too, was among the pile of books that I checked out for our first grade PBL project (see “Gotta Go! Gotta Go!”) and…

Featured Book: “Gotta Go! Gotta Go!”

This book was among the books I gathered for our first grade PBL project about the monarch butterfly and what we can do to keep it from the extinct list. It would often go overlooked by me, and by students, compared to the books…